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Blissfields Unveil Second Wave of Acts

***THIS IS A PUBLIC SERVICE ANNOUNCEMENT***

Guys, festival season is almost here and all these announcements have got us mentally packing our bags for a summer full of beer, music and rain (obviously). So, the latest unveiling to really induce premature excitement levels comes from the folk over at Blissfields. …

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Live Review: MT at The Lexington

If I was 13-years-old I’d have been mentally making space on my bedroom wall for posters of this lot before the show was even two songs in. Opening on ‘Paranoid People Meet Me In The Middle’, MT’s first “taster” of their sound, which is accompanied by a video that gradually …

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Album Review: Spector – Enjoy It While It Lasts

London five piece Spector have successfully achieved the feat of bridging the gap between melancholic pop music and indie rock, a gap that bands like The Killers and The Pigeon Detectives tried, and ultimately failed, to do. As admirable and indicative of the band’s quality as this is, it does …

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Introducing Our BOTW: Get People

Get People are Caspar, Dom, Martin and Michael. They work in a studio space in Dalston and make a point of putting equal importance on both their video art and electronic music. Look at this cool pic of them working on their animation for ‘Cupid’s Curse’.

The group are the …

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Make A Music Video Competition

The Hurtwood Prize for Young Filmmakers is offering a pretty sweet opportunity for all you budding filmmakers out there – make a music video for a track by either The Maccabees, Spector, Lawson or Totally Enormous Extinct Dinosaurs and you could win the opportunity to shoot the official video for …

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The Great Escape 2012 – Sounds To See And Do

Brighton isn’t all sticks of rock and Leslie Ash being fucked in an alleyway y’know… nah, it’s got loads of music venues that outshine London’s finest, the dandiest of piers, and if you’re really looking out for it – the odd chance of being fucked in THAT alleyway. Enough!

Once …

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Live Review: Spector

London five-piece Spector are on the verge of big things. Following twelve months of gigging, building up a fan-base thanks to their instantly catchy guitar pop that has struck a chord with an ever growing audience. The debut album is out in April, Spector are currently opening up for Florence …

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Live Review: Spector

The most exciting moment for any music fan is catching a new band have one of those ‘moments’ where they ‘make it’ and Monday was one of those nights. The Bethnal Green Working Mens Club played host to a night curated by clothing brand Lyle & Scott which featured two …

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Watch Spector’s Bands In Transit Session

Spector are one of those OMG-they’re-gonna-be-so-big-in-2012 kinda bands. What makes them qualify for this hype, from what one can see in this video, is that they use trendy orange amplifiers and pastel-coloured electric guitars. It’s not just their musical equipment that is oh so retro: just look at their suave …

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News: Constellations Festival

Want to see a load of decent bands and artists or you’re simply just at a loose end on Saturday, then head to Leeds for the second Constellations Festival. Held at the Leeds University Union from afternoon to late night, there is the opportunity to see some of the most …

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