MINE ROAD fire up the Snowplough

FROM next month’s debut album, ‘Tomorrow’s Sky,’ Irish rockers MINE ROAD have just released their first single, ‘Snowplough.’ “This essence of the song is about loss, the feeling of being covered by a blanket of snow, with the negative aspect in life being the snow itself,” said guitarist, Stuart Cash. “We wanted to write a…

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Generational talent PATRICK CAREY presents ‘The Ride Out.’ Profound. Seductive. Dark. Lavish.

OUT of the city of Memphis comes the monumental eight track album, ‘The Ride Out’ from Patrick Carey’s project, OUT ON THE EAVES, a majestic work, and the perfect antidote to the city’s psychosis. Awash with rich pedal steel, spiritual strings, and desert-scape acoustic guitars, the songs soar, showcasing Carey’s ability to weave his tales…

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MICHELE DUCCI with a massive attack of loose beat poetry & ravaged vocals

FORMER M+A & SANTII member MICHELE DUCCI today teases the release of his debut solo album ‘SIVE’ (June 7, via Monotreme Records) with new single ‘HIC,’ fusing loose beat poetry with ravaged vocals. “’Hic’ [Latin for ‘here’] came to visit me towards the end of SIVE’s recordings,” said Ducci. “I was listening to the tapes, it…

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JESSICA WILDE’s new single is HERE – RIGHT NOW

SOUTH LONDON’s JESSICA WILDE follows recent single ‘Fade’ with the heavy funk soul, ‘Here Right Now,’ via Absolute Label Services. “It’s a song for the times, in an age of everyone glued to their screens, missing the beauty of life all around, this is an anthem to wake and shake us up, to bring us…

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EGGSISTENTIALISM: “It’s about dragging yourself through all the shit”

LANCASTER psych-punk duo THE LOVELY EGGS have just launched latest album ‘Eggsistentialism,‘ – via their own Egg Records. Earlier this month the band returned with new single ‘My Mood Wave,’ their first new music in almost four years. “The new album is really a reflection on what has been happening to us these last couple…

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ADEEM THE ARTIST: New album now, UK tour in August

TAPPING into the sound of Piedmont Blues, culminating in a tribute to the soul of the South, country music’s ADEEM THE ARTIST has released new album ‘Anniversary,’ produced by Butch Walker – via Four Quarters Records and Thirty Tigers. “It’s wild to listen to some of the early Country versus Piedmont Blues stuff and how much race is used to draw…

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MARTIAL ARTS: Building a platform for positive change

MANCHESTER’s rising stars MARTIAL ARTS are back with second single, ‘Defector,’ (via Akoustik Anarkhy) the five-piece’s restless commitment to ‘playing the studio like the stage’ scorching through to new layers of incessant, experimental new-wave/post-punk, nearly-pop. “The song is about the introspective struggle, helplessness and feelings of responsibility towards the disparity that our generation is faced with,” explains singer…

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BAUHAUS frontman PETER MURPHY announces two live albums – and new record label

ICONIC Bauhaus frontman PETER MURPHY has announced news of his new record label, Silver Shade, (through Cadiz Music) starting with two live albums.  The first, ‘Peter Live – Vol One – Covers,’ is a collection of unique interpretations of many classics – and Murphy stamps his authority all over them. From a thrilling take on Iggy’s…

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Magnificent Motorhead-Surfers-Youth mash-up produces monumental WYTCH PYCKNYCK single

FRESH on the heels of the psychedelic, fuzz stomp of previous release ‘Columbo No.5,’ Hastings stoner rockers WYTCH PYCKNYCK are back with a new loud, abrasive and jarring single, ‘Rawkuss.’ It’s a juggernaut journey of Motorhead meets Butthole Surfers meets Sonic Youth pop-noise – all delivered with an AC/DC stomp. Hailing from Hastings, Wytch Pycknyck began life…

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As good as it gets? PORTOBELLO EXPRESS release transcendent, ‘Sorrow & Pain’

WITH new single ‘Sorrow & Pain,’ Vienna-based art-psych-rock-blues outfit PORTOBELLO EXPRESS may well have just released their magnum opus. The problem with the vast majority of female-fronted bands, is they all want to sound like someone else, their influences too readily signposted. But a great singer, a unique singer, turns their back on the norm…

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