• Art
  • Root Of It All: Seth Bogart

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    SETH BOGART’S latest solo release seems like an amalgamation of all previous works that had come before it. The former Hunx and His Punks, Gravy Train!!! and Panty Raid man’s penchant for the eccentric is amplified in both a visual and audio sense. From the garish pink PVC suit and instillation above, to the cartoonish dream like autotune splattered […]

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  • Interview: Lust For Youth

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    LUST FOR YOUTH are a three piece from Copenhagen made up of Hannes Norrvide, Malthe Fischer & Loke Rahbek but it hasn’t always been that way. Prior to becoming a fully fledged three-piece, Hannes’ solo work took on a synth driven, industrial post-punk edge. Since then, while those factors remain at the underpinning of LFY’s sound, […]

  • Events
  • Field Day Official Parties

    It’s a staple in any self-respecting music fans calendar, and this year Field Day turns ten. Double digits are kind of a big deal, so the party won’t end once the gates shut. Get ready for these unmissable official pre- and after parties. NO JOY MONDAY 6 JUNE, MOTH CLUB Building on tours with the […]

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  • Root of It All: No Joy

    No Joy is Montreal’s finest shoegaze, noisepop band. Since the formation in late 2009, the band hasn’t kept quiet. They released three records, of which the latest was released last year via Mexican Summer Records. They played festivals as SXSW and Barcelona’s Primavera Sound, and played with bands in the likes of Vivian Girls, Best Coast […]

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  • Doomsquad Recommends

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    Toronto siblings DOOMSQUAD cross the Atlantic in May for a European tour and headline show at MOTH CLUB. Having recently signed to the ever reliable Bella Union, the electronic dance trio’s new album Total Time, has already received an album of the day nod on BBC Radio 6 Music ahead of its 29th April release. Inspired […]

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  • The Alternative Escape Showcase: Juan Wauters, Globelamp, Diet Cig, Mothers and More

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    Bad Vibrations and Lanzarote are proud to present a FREE ENTRY Alternative Great Escape Showcase hosted by BBC Introducing’s Sophie Little on SATURDAY 21 MAY at The Joker in Brighton. Headlining will be Uruguayan born, New York native, JUAN WAUTERS. Signed to the ever brilliant Captured Tracks, the South American’s off-kilter-folk comes to Brighton. New York Pop-punk duo DIET […]

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  • Root Of It All: Pop.1280

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    Three albums in and POP.1280’s sonic mappings of dystopian lands have come to a high point (for the time being at least) on the critically acclaimed new LP Paradise. Thematically, the album touches on a number of references from the past, present and future. From 80s post-industrial rock, to swiping lyrics hitting on today’s tech gorge and visions of […]

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  • Teen Creeps Weekender at The Lock Tavern

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    The Lock Tavern is prepared to saturate you with mass amounts of indie rock courtesy of Teen Creeps. They’ll be serving the genre in all its forms: from the easy going and irreverent rock of headliners Mozes & The Firstborn, to the jangly, Smiths-era stuff of Swerve, to the dark punk of USA Nails, all your needs will […]

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  • Triptides to play The Shacklewell Arms

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    Photo cred: Charles Dylan Sizemore And now we wait. A couple months ago, Triptides promised a new album called Afterglow sometime in 2016. They even teased a few seconds of a song in a video on their Instagram, and it featured all the psychedelic madcappery and guitar solo epicness you could hope for. But since then, […]