Live Review: The Rifles – Glasgow

The Rifles The Garage, Glasgow, 14th October 2016 Words: Gary Feeney Photos: Cameron Brisbane It’s not always the case that you’d be able to muster a great deal of enthusiasm for a band making their second appearance in a city in the same year and nor is it often the case that a band releasing … Continue reading

Album Review: The Rifles – Big Life

Big Life Released 19th August 2016 Words: Gary Feeney Just over a year ago, The Rifles commemorated the tenth anniversary of their debut album No Love Lost with two shows at London’s Electric Ballroom venue, and as I sat on the plane down to the first of them (yes, I am that big a fan…), … Continue reading

Just Watch: The Rifles – All I Need

The Rifles Watch the video for All I Need here: All I Need is out now.  

Festival Update: Liverpool Calling

Liverpool Calling July 26th 2014 Liverpool Calling has announced the first wave of bands for this year’s festival run my local music blog Yeah Buddy Blog. The lineup includes The Mono LPs, Low Winter Sun, Drugs, Twisted Wheel, Dexters and headliners The Rifles. Tickets are on sale now via see tickets.

Album Review: The Rifles – None The Wiser

None The Wiser Released January 20th 2014 And The Rifles are back, again, though this time with their original line up and another great album that really re-affirms that they are quite an understated band in a sea of yawnfests that seem to do better than these guys. Perhaps None The Wiser will finally see … Continue reading

Video Alert: The Rifles – Sweetest Thing

Sweetest Thing The Rifles released their third album, Freedom Run, last year and from it they have recently released the single Sweetest Thing, featuring Paul Weller. You may recall we are huge fans of the latest offering so it’s only right that we offer you their video, as if we really need an excuse. Whilst … Continue reading

Tour Alert: The Rifles

The Rifles Weekender Due to huge demand and in anticipation of their new album The Rifles have announced plans to play three special gigs in March next year in both London and Manchester. The Rifles will play Thursday 29th March at The Ritz in Manchester before following with two large London dates on Friday 30th … Continue reading

Album Review: The Rifles – Freedom Run

Freedom Run Released 19th September 2011 It’s not often that you’re so blown away by the release of an album that you’re left speechless for a while. In fact, when you’re me, it’s not often that you’re left speechless at all. It’s not that this is the best album since sliced bread, nor the most … Continue reading

Single Review: The Rifles – Tangled Up In Love

Tangled Up In Love Released 25th September 2011 The Rifles are one of those kinds of bands that you associate with Topman clad indie kids having a leap around and getting sweaty. You might think of their old singles Peace And Quiet or She’s Got Standards. Songs full of angular spitting, cockney style vocals, very … Continue reading

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