Las Munjitas del Fuzz: ‘Es el 69’ 7-inch

Las Munjitas del Fuzz Es el 69 Shit in the Milk Records and Slovenly Recordings April 28, 2017 ‘The Spanish Inquisition is back,’ they say, but this time it’s on our side! Or so I hope… I’ve never seen Las Munjitas del Fuzz live. Before my research I didn’t even know who exactly was behind…

Heatwave Launch Party 4 – London Edition

HEATWAVE LAUNCH PARTY #4 01/04/2017 – LONDON AT THE FINSBURY PUB ************************************ £8.50adv/£10 OTD + FREE MAGAZINE ************************************ 8pm-3am Tickets from: heatwavemagazine.bigcartel.com HEATWAVE is back with a new Issue and a new Party in London! We work hard but love to party harder and to celebrate, we bring you a bunch of the best current…

Lucy and the Rats – This Situation

Artist: Lucy and the Rats Single: This Situation Release: 23 December 2016 Whilst working on their long-awaited debut album and touring all over the place, Lucy and the Rats still managed to bring out a second single of pure sweet-sounding goodies. They don’t disappoint – these two songs embody their refreshing power-pop-punk concept yet again.…

Joe Strummer’s Blue Plaque Unveiling – 7th December 2016

Joe Strummer’s Blue Plaque Unveiling 7th December 2016 33 Daventry St. NW1 London   “Everybody has a story to tell.” – Joe Strummer, Musician Wordsmith Joe Strummer’s community blue plaque was unveiled on the 7th of December 2016 at 33 Daventry St. NW1, the squatting location where Joe Strummer lived during a pinnacle creative period…

The Dustaphonics: Johnny & Bo

The Dustaphonics Johnny & Bo Kingaling Records and Dirty Water Records November 11, 2016 Where to start? I hear a bit of every possible excellent influence the Dustaphonics have and they honour every single one of them. Whenever you’re busy and don’t have the time to search for a playlist, but don’t want to listen…

The Teamsters: Sharp Suited S.O.A.G. 7-inch

The Teamsters Sharp Suited S.O.A.G. Bachelor Record Co. November 7, 2016 Look who’s back! After their blazing start with the four-track EP Play Along With… The Teamsters followed it with the frenzied combo that is their self-titled album that same year (2014). Both were released under the Hamburger label Moody Monkey Records and a small…

Cerulean Veins- Self-Entitled

Artist: Cerulean Veins Album: Self-Entitled Released: 23 March 2016   Cerulean Veins are about Music, Words and Humanity. They introduce so themselves. A post-punk, new wave San Diego band, formed by the singer and bass player Dustin Frelich, and his wife Amanda Ashley Toombs on the synthesizer, with Paul Welch on electric guitar, and on the…

The Phantoms – S/T (Rum Bar Records)

Artist: The Phantoms Album: Self-titled Release: 20 May 2016 Label: Rum Bar Records When music veterans meet, everything is possible. Only one thing is certain, they know their business. The Phantoms are different and, at the same time, you feel like you’ve known them forever. This is clear-as-spring-water pure classic rock’n’roll. They are easy on…

Virgin Kids: Garage Lo-fi Pop With a Dash of Punk

It’s ‘garage lo-fi pop with a dash of punk,’ says Asher Preston, lead vocalist and guitarist, Paul Rosser, bassist and backing vocals, and Sean Hughes, drums. The guys have just taken the big leap from the rehearsal into the recording studio. Meet Virgin Kids and be prepared to space out. For over a year now…

The Cavemen – Self-Titled (Dirty Water Records)

Artist: The Cavemen Album: S/T Release: April 25, 2016 Label: Dirty Water Records Bloody hell, these Auckland kids come with a bang! Listening to their debut self-titled album is like being in my own pit, surrounded by savage ghosts from former gigs. I can almost smell the sex, drugs and rock n roll infused sweat and…