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Track Review: She // Weekend Wars

Local St Helens band Weekend Wars, released their debut single ‘She’ on 9th January, and it makes an unapologetic statement of intent. ‘She’, a highly anticipated single, is an indie rock dream, with a strong guitar and drum melody throughout the track and vocals reminiscent of John McClure of Reverend and the Makers.  The speed […]Read More

Live Review: By The Sea // Night & Day Café,

After ending last year touring with Bill Ryder Jones, By The Sea are now starting 2016 headlining the iconic Night & Day Café in Manchester, before continuing on to support The Coral on their upcoming tour. It’s 8 o’clock on Saturday 9th January, most new year resolutions have been broken or will be by the end of the night. […]Read More

EP Review: Demo // Venus in Furs

Venus in Furs (your guess as to whether this is a Velvet Underground or German literature reference) have released their first EP, and with the description of their music as “psych lo-fi folk”, it immediately sounds like an interesting combination of worlds. The demo includes two songs, ‘Fairy Face’ and ‘The Old Man and The Sea’, […]Read More

Single Review: To My Surprise // James

The return of Manchester legends James came last month with the announcement of a new album ‘Girl At The End Of The World’, to be released 18th March 2016 and a UK tour throughout May 2016. Following the release of  2014’s ‘La Petite Mort’ came ‘To My Surprise’. With the repetitive back beat keeping time […]Read More