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Shatner first emerged in 2004 and has popped in and out of existence ever since. The current line-up has been together since 2015 and are Jim Bower (guitars, singing, song writing), Rick Bower (bass, occasional singing), Paul Morricone (guitar), Anthony Sargeant (drums and singing) and Sarah Niven (singing and percussion).

Jim was kind enough to answer a few questions, here’s what he had to say.  Continue reading “Shatner”

Those Howlin’ Sounds

Those Howlin’ Sounds are a four-piece garage-punk/rock band from Nottingham made, the band is made up by Alex Strongman (Vocals/guitar), Luke White (Guitar), Adam Crooks (Bass) and Kayne Clarke (drums). Their main influences including Ty Segall, Bass Drum of Death and Anton Newcombe (The Brian Jonestown Massacre) as well as the energy of the garage/punk scene in America (Ty Segall, Black Lips, Thee Oh Sees, FIDLAR) and UK sounds like The Blinders, Slaves and IDLES. In September (2017) they released their first self-recorded single ‘Twenty Five’ and have recently released their 10 track debut album ‘SLEEPWALKER’. Continue reading “Those Howlin’ Sounds”

War Stripes

Manchester based War Stripes are a three-piece alternative rock/ progressive rock band made up by Aaron (Vocals/Guitarist), Ciro (Bass) and Kai (Drums). A recently new band to the scene but one I can see making huge music waves in Manchester and beyond. Continue reading “War Stripes”


Hanover are a four piece pop/electronic band from Liverpool made up by Calan Nickle, Joel James, Dan Hancox and James Rookyard. They have recently released a new single “Saw You Alone” which is available to listen to now. Continue reading “Hanover”


Karkosa are a 5-piece alternative/indie rock band from Birmingham, the band was first started in 2013 by brothers Michael and Jack. The current line-up of the band was formed last September which consist of Michael Warnock (Singer/Rhythm Guitar), Jack Warnock (Drums), Ryan Trott (Bass), Tom Rushton (Lead Guitar) and Will Clews (Keyboard). Continue reading “Karkosa”


Hoofa are an Indie Rock band from North London made up of 3 southerners and 1 northerner, who’s addictive vocal hooks and harmonies bring the north/south divide together. Heavily influenced by the likes of The Beautiful South, Peace and Little Comets; Hoofa has an electronical indie guitar sound. The band played The Great Escape 2018 and next play at Camden Assembly on 5th July. The ‘Live at Bonafide’ live session will be released on Friday June 29th, ahead of a support slot at Camden Assembly on Thursday 5th July. Continue reading “Hoofa”

Marvin’s Revenge

Marvin’s Revenge are alternative rock band from Wirksworth, Derby made up by Luke Eaton (Bassist/Singer), Oliver Sammels-Moore (Guitarist), Job Gregory (Drummer). Continue reading “Marvin’s Revenge”


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.

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Matter Of Mind

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.

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