B-Squardron are a Leicester based Punk band bringing back the early 80’s original Oi sound and attitude. The band made up by Trav (Vocals), Max (Bass), Kev (Guitar) and Daz (Drums) released their first album ‘Sons of Tigers’ earlier this year. As well was releasing an album the lads have been busy selling merchandise and doing gigs around the UK.
A four-piece rock band from Stockport, Manchester made up by Jordan Lambert (guitarist/vocals), Ash Meadowcroft (lead guitarist), Connor McQue (Drums/vocals) and Rob Bramwell (Bassist). They have featured on Clint Boons ‘Set2go live’ and ‘Set2go’ podcast and have been ‘Band Of The Day’ on Louder Than War along with ‘Track Of The Day’ on GigSlutz.
The State Of Art are a four piece Alternative Rock band from Grimsby made up by Andy Downes (Lead Vocals, Guitar), Martin Johnson (Bass, Backing Vocals), Mark Stewart (Lead Guitar) and Martin Ellis (Drums, Backing Vocals). In 2011 they released their EP called “Mexican Flag”, The song “Better Plans” received airplay on the “Introducing” sections of BBC Radio Humberside, Lincolnshire and Derbyshire. In 2016 they started self-recording and producing an album with mastering carried out by Matt Cade (Not Tonight and the Headaches, Simon Wells, Down By Law). Songs from the album received positive responses and airplay on BBC Introducing Humberside and Lincolnshire, resulting in a live session for BBC Introducing Humberside which can be found on YouTube.
BINES are a four piece rock n roll band from Leyland, Lancashire made up by Danny Bowles (Vocals/Rhythm guitar), Matt Brodwick (Lead guitar/Backing vocals), Jimmy Beer (Bass guitar) and Pete Beer (Drums). An exciting new band born out of the dissatisfaction and non-existence of decent guitar music. Continue reading “BINES”
It’s been a while since I’ve heard some high-energy indie pop bangers but Cardiff lads Monico Blonde are bringing exactly that and it’s great to see. I was lucky enough to catch these guys live at The Camelon Arts Café in Nottingham for a gig set up by This Feeling. I had heard about this band before from hearing them being played on Radio X, I was not disappointed with what I heard. Continue reading “Monico Blonde”
Monico Blonde are one of the UK’s most exciting indie-pop newcomers. Bursting onto the scene in 2016, they have been played on by BBC Radio 1’s Hue Stephens and Radio X’s John Kennedy, alongside featuring on BBC Music’s Best of R1 Introducing Playlist. The four-piece band from South Wales made up by Jack, Owen, Theo and Dale have also supported Coasts on a 20 date UK tour. Continue reading “Monico Blonde”
The Ruffs are an Indie/Rock N Roll trio from Nottingham made up by Connor Spray, Tyler Spray and Blaine Monk. Since forming in 2015 the band have played the local live circuit and have supported bands such as Bluetones and DMA’s. They released their debut EP ‘New Obsessions’ in October last year, I have to say it’s brilliant and I’ve must have heard the EP 1001 times now thanks to my friends little boy constantly asking for it to be played.