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Video: DIANA – ‘Perpetual Surrender’

DIANA’s gorgeous new video for their latest single Perpetual Surrender has been released. Manipulating kaleidoscopic folded images, director Jesse Yules attempts to show the different sides and personalities each of us have. The video compliments the sultry, hypnotising pop haze of Perpetual Surrender beautifully, the title track of DIANA’s forthcoming …


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News: Alicia Keys added to Flow Festival

We can now announce that the legendary Alicia Keys will perform at this year’s Flow Festival in Helsinki. The R&B superstar joins an already stellar lineup, featuring the likes of Kraftwerk, The Knife, Kendrick Lamar, My Bloody Valentine, Cat Power, Grimes, Godspeed You! Black Emperor, Nick Cave & The Bad …



News: New Acts Join the Latitude Lineup

Just when you thought it couldn’t possibly get bigger, representatives from the upcoming Latitude Festival 2013 announced yet more additions to the seemingly endless lineup. Lasting from Thursday, 18th July to Sunday the 21st, Latitude offers hundreds of acts across seventeen venues, with a varied selection in music, film, comedy, …



LFF Review: Simon Killer

Antonio Campos’ second film, Simon Killer, is a electric examination of insanity – or at least peripheral insanity of an apparently sane man. Something like that, anyway. Simon, a recent college graduate specialising in the link between the eye and the brain (this is mentioned a lot), flees to Paris …


RichardHawley _ No Direction Home

Festival Guide: No Direction Home

Where: On the edge of Sherwood Forest, Welbeck, North Nottinghamshire

When: 8-10 June

Cost: £105/weekend


Age: 1

In a word: #robinhood

Web: www.nodirectionhomefestival.com / @EOTRnodirection

As End of The Road grows year upon year you wouldn’t be alone in wanting to retreat to simpler, humbler times. Thankfully the organisers …


Field Day

Festival Guide: Field Day

Where: Victoria Park, London
When: 6 – 8 July
Cost: £45
Size: 5,000
Age: 6
In a word: #hipster
Web: www.fielddayfestivals.com / @fielddaylondon

Like a regrettable night at The Dolphin, Field Day is an East London rite of passage. The entire hipster contingent of LDN’s self-proclaimed ‘trendiest borough’ will descend …



‘Ava Field day

London’s most endeavoring and forward-thinking festivals at Victoria Park is hosting a range of fabulous fancies this summer, exuberating heaps of energy, individualism, electronica and crowd-bopping buzz! The stage is framing acts such as Austra, Citizens, Jessie Ware, Crocodiles, Eats Everything, Kassem Mosse, Last Dinosaurs, Laurel Halo, Summer Camp, Sunless …



Video: Trust – Bulbform

Fancy some muddy disorientated noises that pulsate through the air? Check out the sound of Toronto based duo Trust. Formed in 2009, Robert Alfons and Maya Postepski (who also drums for Austra) will be releasing their LP in February. Trust have a seriously impressive sound and are compared to the …



Tasseomancy: Album Launch Preview

To celebrate the release of Tasseomancy’s new album ‘Ulalume’, their album launch is set to take place at the City Arts Music Project, near Old Street.

On August 30th, the duo who are part of Austra’s live outfit, will take their bare bone neo-folk to the CAMP basement.

Ulalume, produced …



Austra Kick Off the Beck’s Green Box Project

Domino-signed Austra are one of this year’s most promising acts. Combining ethereal vocals with stomping nuevo-disco beats and a spellbinding live show, the Canadian band have been enthralling audiences across the world since the release of their debut album, Feel It Break Austra are amongst the first artists to contribute …