Discover This: Skitz NPCs

We’re not really sure where to begin when Newcastle, Australia, duo Skitz NPCs regularly refer to themselves as “the Semen Wizards.” Do wizards conjure up semen-based spells? Frankly, we think we’d be safer never finding out.

Discover This: Charcoal Burners

An impressive back catalogue of independent songwriting by Andrew Spittle – totalling some 40 or so albums – has evolved into new three-piece Charcoal Burners.

New Band of the Week: Dying Habit

North Wales quartet Dying Habit have honed an intriguing alt-rock sound that deviates between the beautifully melodic and the darkly menacing. The Bangor-based band, formed of Nathan Jones (vocals), Alan … Continue reading New Band of the Week: Dying Habit

New Band of the Week: Kaiber Koi

Manchester’s Kaiber Koi are far from your run-of-the-mill progressive metal band, promising an ethos of ‘breaking down the boundaries that lie between the generic and oversaturated.’

New Band of the Week: The Hideaways

Bristol rockers The Hideaways have honed a raucously engaging sound that puts them right up there with the most exciting new bands we’ve met over the last couple of years. The … Continue reading New Band of the Week: The Hideaways

Introducing: Tiger Mimic

Today is an exciting day as, in two years of running GigRadar, I had yet to interview any band that included someone with the surname as me. But now the … Continue reading Introducing: Tiger Mimic

Gold Key return with new single and debut album announcement

Back in November we featured Watford quartet Gold Key as our New Band of the Week, just a matter of weeks after they formed. Now, with a few months under their … Continue reading Gold Key return with new single and debut album announcement

Introducing: Vertebrae

When a band describes themselves to me as ‘loud, energetic, melodic’ they essentially tick all three boxes in my musical listening criteria. This much goes for London-based rockers Vertebrae. The … Continue reading Introducing: Vertebrae