In a Big Brother fashion, Katy Perry live-streamed 96 hours of her life from the 9th of June to the 12th to promote her new album. Perry states that this was done in order to showcase to the world that she is human, just like us. In a touching segment of the stream, Perry takes… Continue reading Album Review: Katy Perry – Witness.
It's been 10 days since Slam Dunk Festival hit the north and the buzz is just wearing off. So, now's a perfect time to reminisce on what went down. Neck Deep took on the challenge of closing the Monster Energy Stage, and started off with a nostalgic throwback that had the crowd singing in unity… Continue reading Slam Dunk Festival 2017 – Neck Deep.
Frank Iero is keeping the spirit of My Chemical Romance alive. Alongside this, he offers something new that translates perfectly to a live atmosphere. Songs of sorrow tinged with a moody optimism produce a place for connections to blossom. And the whirlpool of crowdsurfing fans, arm-flingers, and lyric bellowing supporters reflect this. There's nothing flashy… Continue reading Slam Dunk Festival 2017 – Frank Iero and The Patience.
Ben Marwood takes to the floor wearing an AJJ shirt , "It is an honour and a pleasure to close this stage." Marwood is selfless, humble, and polite. And he’s out to make sure that everybody is having a good time. Sticking to his roots has earned Marwood a close and loving community of fans,… Continue reading Ben Marwood @ OneFest & Frank Turner’s Lost Evenings – 15/05/17.
Stemming from the work of Oxygen Thief, Non Canon is a side-project with a different outlook to its origin. Barry Dolan – the man behind both OT and NC - presents honesty and unbeatable originality. Non Canon showcases lyrics spoken over simple acoustic tunes which creates beautiful, heart-wrenching, and thought-provoking music. throughout the self-titled album. The… Continue reading Non Canon @ OneFest and Frank Turner’s Lost Evenings – 15/05/17.
Beans on Toast is going to save the world... Maybe. "Fucking aye" exclaims Beans on Toast (AKA Jay McAllister) as he reminisces about the Sensible Sundays that were once held in his own pub, Nambucca ...before it burnt down. However, Beans on Toast still carries on its legacy as partway through his set, he performs… Continue reading Beans on Toast @ OneFest and Frank Turner’s Lost Evenings – 14/05/17.
Sleep is for the Week was the first album released after the demise of Frank Turner's band, Million Dead. It was recorded in the home of Tarrant Anderson whom is now the bass player in Turner's band, The Sleeping Souls. To Frank, it’s “an experiment.” In an interview with Team Rock, Turner reveals the album was… Continue reading Sleep is for the Week: What it Means to Frank Turner, the Fans, and Lost Evenings.
A collaboration of female-fronted elegance, and relaxed rock. This is New Pagans’ third ever show, and first in the country’s Capital. Lyndsey McDougall, the band's lead singer, is wrapped in something of sentiment as an attempt to keep the nerves at bay. The quadruplet from Belfast have attitude, showcasing moodiness throughout. Their set is nonetheless… Continue reading New Pagans @ OneFest and Frank Turner’s Lost Evenings – 12/05/17.
The band describe themselves as a “'rock'n’roll four-piece” on SoundCloud where their music is consumed by an audience of 190 followers. Greater success has been seen over on the streaming application of Spotify with the band accumulating over 1,000 monthly listeners, and a following of just over 200 people. There’s no doubt that the band’s… Continue reading Introducing: M O S E S (Moses)
Tyler was born in California, a location significant to the word of hip-hop. Tyler has always been creative – he would rework his favourite albums into how he envisioned them at a young age. Alongside this, his want to excel musically has always been present with Tyler teaching himself how to play the piano at… Continue reading Tyler, The Creator – A Brief History, and If There’s New Music in the Making.