Welsh rockers The Routines offer up a highly relatable brand of indie rock influenced by the tediousness of full-time menial work and enjoyable social observations.
Toronto band Madame Psychosis have honed a fun alt-rock sound that’s about as fun as their wacky band name suggests.
We’ve met a couple of great new bands from New Zealand recently, but they’re being a serious run for their money by awesome Auckland rockers Dead Favours.
Southampton trio Toreador deliver fuzz-soaked guitars, and sultry vocals with moments of heaviness and delicious harmonies in an intoxicating sound that they describe as “heavy, loud and sexy.”
London rockers Revolvers bring us an intriguing modern indie rock sound that offers undertones of the 60s and 70s, which they describe as “loud, heartfelt and glorious.”
Gareth Haskins, bassist and backing vocalist in Swindon band One Last Thrill, has gone it alone with a solo sound that he describes as “a modern twist on 60s and classic blues rock.”
Expect plenty of energetic riffiness in the straight-up rock’n’roll sound of Irish garage rockers Collides.
They may not have released any music yet but we’re excited about the prospect of Irish rockers The Elective
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