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  • The Coathangers to play Moth Club

    Photo cred: The Coathangers Ten years into their career, The Coathangers haven’t slowed down even a bit. Listening to what’s been released so far from the Atlanta band’s Nosebleed Weekend, due later this month, it seems that if anything, they’ve revved things up. The trio’s rotating vocals are just as respectively lacerating and husky, and the power chords and drums […]

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  • Novella to play Moth Club

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    Photo cred: Sam Hiscox When Novella’s Land was released last year, there was one practically unanimous complaint, but it didn’t have anything to do with the music. People were just pissed it took so long for a follow up to their last full-length. On one hand, it’s easy to sympathize with the frustration: the London quintet’s blend of shoegaze and […]

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  • Playlist: Coming Up In April

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    New month, new gigs. We’ve put together a little playlist combining all of our favourite tunes of the bands that will play one of our venues this April.  So have a quick listen, see what you like and we hope to see you there! mothclub.co.uk shacklewellarms.com waitingroomn16.com lock-tavern.com

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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, […]

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  • Ulrika Spacek to play The Waiting Room

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    Ulrika Spacek’s music is a combination assault on the senses and lulling, meditative fuzz. They’ve had My Bloody Valentine and krautrock comparisons aplenty due to their compressed sound, repetitive guitars, and infinite growling drone. Rhys Edwards and Rhys Williams have been friends for 14+ years, but it wasn’t until last year that the Berliners decided […]

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  • Big Girls to play The Waiting Room

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    Here’s a fun game: see if you can listen to a Big Girls song and not get it stuck in your head. You will most definitely lose. But the good news is Big Girls songs are the kind you want stuck in your head. They make easy going guitar pop with tambourine/handclap accented beats and a […]

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  • Exposed: Songs For Unseen Warhol Films

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    Exposed: Songs For Unseen Warhol Films, taking place at The Barbican on Monday 16 May.  Providing a revealing snapshot of Andy Warhol’s New York in the 1960s, fifteen previously unseen short films by the artist are given new live scores by musicians involved in and influenced by that scene – including Tom Verlaine(Television), Martin Rev (Suicide), […]

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  • Polyester Zine Issue 4 Launch

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    (Molly Soda by Chloe Rosolek) Recently referred to as “the coolest zine on the London self-publishing scene” by i-D Magazine and “zine queens” by NYLON, Polyester Zine launch their fourth issue at MOTH CLUB on Tuesday 9 February. On the evening, you can expect live music, DJs and more from the likes of Moonbow (Eleanor Hardwick) x […]