We’re going to chance our arm here and guess that you’ve not heard of too many German punk-rock bands, and almost certainly none as good as Munich five-piece Things That Need To Be Fixed.
If you’re looking for a little musical diversity then French rockers Earthstate will be just the ticket with their fusion of pop-punk, rock and metalcore – and a bit of hip-hop thrown in for good measure.
Pop on the sound of Long Island punks Suburban Zombie and you’ll be instantly whisked away to the good old days of early 2000s punk rock.
Our first round-up of the week’s best new music in 2019 – oops, been busy! – has been well worth the wait, with a host of great new tracks for … Continue reading New Music Friday Round-Up: 25 January
If you’re thinking ‘Dino Skatepark, that’s a pretty damn cool name,’ then you firmly have Bowling For Soup to thank for it – because the pop-punk legends picked it. As … Continue reading Introducing: Dino Skatepark
We’ve featured some amazing female singers on this site over the last couple of years, but the vocal power of Southampton newcomers Reawaken is right up there with the best … Continue reading New Band of the Week: Reawaken
Some people are confused about French rockers Fall Flavored. The band have honed an edgy rock meets punk sound that it’s hard not to love but, apparently, some are being … Continue reading Introducing: Fall Flavored
Canadian rockers Sound Drown are on a mission to rejuvenate the pop-punk genre, which they feel is being killed off by mainstream media. The quartet, from the port city of … Continue reading Introducing: Sound Drown
Just under a year ago Terry Rytz, deep into a nine-year hiatus from music, went along to see Blink-182 perform an acoustic show at The Rose Theatre in Kingston. The … Continue reading Introducing: Cuecliché
In the nine months I’ve been writing about new bands and going to see them play gigs, nothing gives me more pleasure than meeting bands who not only rock out … Continue reading Gig Review: Last Hounds, No Braver, Icarus Dive & From Idols To Ashes
Post-hardcore rockers Jack The Envious have one of the more interesting background stories we’ve heard of, with the three founding members having formed the band during their military service back … Continue reading New Band of the Week: Jack The Envious
You can’t beat a bit of raw, energetic punk rock and that’s what Glasgow’s Miami Monroe deliver in an abundance – it’s loud, fast, big and hugely entertaining. The five-piece of … Continue reading Introducing: Miami Monroe