There’s tonnes of different people at festivals, which one are you?
Will they? Won’t they? We’ve been teased by the idea of Metallica taking that elusive final headliner spot for weeks now, and with the festival only a month away, Metallica have finally been confirmed to headline Glastonbury 2014.
Better go buy an overpriced disposable camera and take a screen shot of your ticket confirmation email, kids, it’s that time of year again!
Last week saw the SoundCloud release of their new single, The Mechanism. Featuring The Friend Within, the song adopts a new grittiness to add to their already well attained house sensibilities, a step away from the ever impending pop-iness of their portfolio is not unwelcome.
It’s 2014, and to the ears of the discerning listener musical progression and the notion of music tribes has arguably reached a point of stagnation. Genres and scenes don’t originate in the same way as they used to, Post-Punk was a musical revolution, while Post-Dubstep was largely considered a joke. But why is a new form of unityContinue reading “FEATURE: Vaporwave, what is it and why should you care?”
5. Gregory Porter – Liquid Spirit This, ladies and gentlemen, is the third album of a man who for the past few years has single-handedly revived a long-gone genre. Liquid Spirit is an incredibly honest and liberating album, one that will make you smile and shed a few tears too. Gregory Porter composes songs of extraordinary emotionalContinue reading “FEATURE: 2013 REFLECTION – Brice Detruche’s albums of the year”
Have the fans finally gone too far? You wouldn’t expect small bands like Blessthefall to have fangirls who are just as crazy as the One Direction fans. I went to see an American band called Blessthefall twice on their recent UK tour and it really shocked me to see that even smaller bands are gettingContinue reading “FEATURE: Fangirls Need To Cool Their S**t”
Meet and greets are a nice idea, and it might make it seem like a band cares, but that might not always be the case… Fancy meeting your favourite band? Well, how much money do you have? Sleeping With Sirens vocalist Kellin Quinn has recently come under attack for charging $80 for a meet and greetContinue reading “FEATURE: Are Bands Exploiting Fans?”