Author Archives: Sam Skilton (Editor)

Track Review: Vampire Weekend – Diane Young

by James Sloan The band who gifted our ears with the upbeat guitar riff and head pounding drumming of ‘A-Punk’ are back and set to release their third album ‘Modern Vampires of the City’ on 6th May. Both ‘Step’ and … Continue reading

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Music News: Hard-Fi upload sample of new material to SoundCloud

Staines-based rock band Hard-Fi today offered fans a taster of what could potentially be demo tracks for an upcoming fourth album via their SoundCloud profile. A minute and 41 second long sample titled ‘SAMPLER mar13 short’ features what appears to … Continue reading

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Track Review: Glasvegas – I’d Rather Be Dead (Than Be With You)

by James Sloan Taken from their third studio album ‘Later… When the TV Turns To Static’, Glasvegas will hope that this track will turn attention away from their below par second album, and instead remind fans of their self-titled debut … Continue reading

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Fashion: Fred Perry launch brand new Bradley Wiggins Collection

by Sam Skilton Some things in life simply go hand in hand. Take fish and chips, for example. How about salt and pepper? And here’s a shout: Mod Culture and the south coast city of Brighton. It’s a wet and … Continue reading

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Music News: Foals critical of UK festival organisers

Foals have criticised UK festival organisers, but insisted that despite claims that they are “bored of seeing some dude from the ’90s headline festivals”, they “love the Stone Roses”. It was reported by The Daily Star that Yannis Philippakis had … Continue reading

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Live Review: Ryan Adams at the Royal Albert Hall

Ryan Adams at the Royal Albert Hall on Tuesday 19th March by Jack Bezants “I know most of you aren’t used to music that goes this fast, so put on your racing helmets,” joked Ryan Adams, having ambled onstage in … Continue reading

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Track Review: Deadbeat Echoes – No Bones

by Sam Skilton If there’s any region of Britain which is synonymous with producing exciting rock and roll bands, then it would have to be the north-west. Lying at the centre point between Stoke-on-Trent and the two powerhouses that are … Continue reading

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