With only days to go before the multiple City straddling, bank holiday weekend musical extravaganza, that is Dot to Dot, It’s well worth taking a look at some of the local talents that’ll be playing the Nottingham leg of this ever popular and ever growing celebration of new music
Filed in Artrocker Speaks at 10.35am on 24 May 13
Following their killer new album Love Triangles, Hate Square, soulful punkers The Computers put on a wild and shamelessly fun show at The 100 Club
Filed in The Computers at 3.58am on 23 May 13
The MCM Comic Con returns to London this weekend (24th-26th May) and it promises to be all things to all geeks…
Charlie Ashcroft is the presenter of the ‘Audition’ show on Amazing Radio every Monday from 1pm - a two-hour showcase of new music where they ask listeners to vote for their favourite new track of the week (it’s a blast)
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Let Tess Parks introduce you to Ostrich Tuning
Filed in Artrocker Speaks at 10.27am on 21 May 13
With ‘indie’ festival season underway in Ireland, Darren brings us a few of the quality home-grown acts whose names are or should be on the lists
Filed in Artrocker Speaks at 10.05am on 20 May 13
Canadian Indie-pop band Young Galaxy have recently released their new album ‘Ultramarine’ and have just finished a European tour with CHVRCHES. Ahead of their London tour date Artrocker caught up with Stephen Durand to discuss Montreal, how a T-shirt Design can upset many people and nightmare-esq tour incidents.
Let Clementine Zawadzki introduce you to Snakadaktal...
Filed in Artrocker Speaks at 13.27pm on 18 May 13
Festival season has officially started and Dutch Uncles are in demand, featuring on bills as diverse as Kendal Calling, Beacons and Festival No. 6. I caught up with front man Duncan Wallis and guitarist Daniel Spedding backstage before their show at Live at Leeds
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Glasgow Podcart's Halina Rifai
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