Aquafaux Listen to Spellbound here: Aquafaux have recently released their debut EP Spellbound and as we fell under their hypnotic electronic spell we just had to share lead and title track with you. Find Aquafaux on Facebook.
Band Of Skulls Watch the video for Himalayan here: Band of Skulls have just shared their brand new video for next single Himalayan ahead of going on their next UK tour next week. OCTOBER 29 – Dublin – Academy 30 – Belfast – Limelight 2 NOVEMBER 01 – Newcastle – Riverside 02 – Edinburgh – … Continue reading
Racing Glaciers Listen to Animal here: Racing Glaciers have this week released their fantastic track Animal along with a bunch of remixes by people they very much wanted to work with – including Carrasius Gold and Scholar as well as the relatively unknown Devil’s Weather.
Devotions Devotions are Ewan Andic, Ross Johan Andic, Adam Leeds and Samuel Harvey and they have named their brand of music as “poison pop”. We’d probably just call it alternative or dark brooding indie with a smattering of electronica but hey who are we to say it’s not poison pop. Like so many before him, … Continue reading
Magic Man Listen to Texas (Prides Remix) here: It’s been an age since there’s been a remix that actually did any justice to the original track and this is on the money. Prides give Magic Man’s track Texas an edgy electronic feel that doesn’t make the lyrics feel like they’ve been dragged backwards through a … Continue reading
Honeyblood Watch the video for Choker here: LIVE Thursday 30 October – SHEFFIELD – Bungalow and Bears – rescheduled headline show Friday 31 October – BIRMINGHAM – The Oobleck ^ Saturday 1 November – GLASGOW – King Tuts ^ Sunday 2 November – NEWCASTLE – Cluny – rescheduled headline show Monday 3 November – LEEDS … Continue reading
The Charlatans Monday 20th October, The Garage, London Words: @stu_evans There was a moment at tonight’s show where I decided to watch the audience reaction to what Tim Burgess described as ‘A new song for you’ Now normally a new song indicates a number of people heading to the bar (some call these fair weather … Continue reading
Saint Agnes Watch the video for Where The Lightning Strikes here: Jon and Kitty aka Saint Agnes have released their single Where The Lightning Strikes. Find Saint Agnes on Facebook.
Eagulls 11th October, Clwb Ifor Bach, Cardiff Words James Gallagher Leeds’ shoe-gazing punks Eagulls seem to have been on a constant tour since I first saw them at the same venue over a year ago. Not only did they adorn most of the UK’s summer festivals but their appearance on The David Letterman Show points … Continue reading
Jagaara Music obsessed sisters Jane, Cat and Ruth are the three very talented women behind Jagaara and even though they have only just released their debut single Faultline in late September, they have already sold out Stoke Newington’s The Waiting Room and played a host of busy shows in early October. Not only is that … Continue reading
United Liverpool 12th October Maguires, Liverpool Words: Sean Regan Maguires has become a bit of an institution over the last few years, thanks to its effortlessly kitsch charm and DIY ethos to putting on gigs. This is one of the only venues you’ll find decked out with WWF posters while Andrew WK blares out on … Continue reading
Southern Listen to Cool Kid here: Watch the video for Cool Kid here: Southern are re-releasing their track Cool Kid – having appeared on their EP earlier this year. This version however has been given a little tweak or two. This new version is released on November 24th via Marathon Artists.
The Staves Watch the video for Blood I Bled here: The Staves release their Blood I Bled EP on Oct 27th. LIVE Thu Oct 23 – Dublin, Whelan’s Fri Oct 24 – Limerick, Dolan’s Sun Oct 26 – Birmingham, The Institute Temple [SOLD OUT] Mon Oct 27 – London, Crypt on the Green [SOLD OUT]
Jennifer Davies Watch the video for Choke here: Listen to Choke here: Jennifer Davies is hot to trot right now with her amazingly styled videos pushing all of our buttons here at Popped. Her debut EP Lapse Of Time features 5 perfectly penned and produced alt-pop tracks each with a distinctive sound, including Choke. Lapse … Continue reading
Ed Prosek Watch the video for Hold On Tight here: Ed Prosek has released an accompanying video for his brilliant track Hold On Tight – a track that reached the number 1 spot on hype machine with not a remix in sight. The single precedes the forthcoming Riverbed EP due in mid November with tour … Continue reading