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Interview: Sister Shotgun

Last month I interviewed the wonderful vocalist and front-woman Chloe Ozwell from Sister Shotgun after their gig in Birmingham’s O2 Academy; we discussed the band’s latest EP ‘Devour!’, musical influences and her experience of being a woman in the industry. How would you describe your band’s unique sound to someone who is new to your …Read More

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Interview: Joe Ragosta

You are currently coming to the end of your Spring Break Headline tour around the UK, how has it been treating you? Dude its been incredible. Because have you ever had something where it’s like you really like a restaurant but your friends have never been there, and you hype it up. And at a …Read More

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Interview: Josh Franceschi from You Me at Six

You Me At Six frontman Josh Franceschi joined us last month to talk about touring with their new album, Night People, what the band have been up to recently, and their exciting plans for the future. The band are on the US leg of their tour after doing the rounds in Europe and the UK …Read More

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The Pigeon Detectives Interview

The raucous messy haired frontman who burst onto the stage, whipping up a frenzy in the crowd was a far cry from the casual, modest band member we met backstage. As we were led into a backstage dressing room, we got to meet the lead singer, Matt, and ask him what life is really like …Read More

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JAWS interview

Between support sets from The Lizards and Cosmo Pyke Reef Pearson had the pleasure of catching up with JAWS’ Connor Schofield (vocals and guitar) and Alex Hudson (guitar) before the final set of their whirlwind Simplicity album tour at Birmingham’s Rainbow Warehouse. So last day of the tour, how has it been? Connor: It’s been …Read More

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Fratellis Interview

Jon Fratelli found success with his band ‘The Fratellis’ after the release of Costello Music in 2006. After an impressive solo career among other projects he has reformed the band that made him a well-known figure in indie rock music and Ollie Cook caught up with him for five minutes just before they performed at …Read More

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Night Owl First Anniversary Weekender

  “Hailed as the only Northern Soul and Motown Bar in the Midlands, the Night Owl club in Digbeth celebrates its first year anniversary after establishing itself as an entertaining and unique attraction amidst Birmingham’s already vibrant cultural venues. From the moment you walk in, you’re greeted by the vintage furnishings, the professional turntable decks, …Read More

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Mystery Jets Interview

We were joined by the very chatty guitarist (William Rees) and drummer (Kapil Trivedi) at the Institute. Hey guys, how was your London gig yesterday? Amazing. It was out first London show we’ve done for about 3 years now. So it was great to go back and play the home town. Was that the first …Read More

Mystery Jets

Bloc Party Interview

You’ve been touring for a while and you went to Australia recently? Yeah we went to Australia around Christmas and New Year’s. It was really cool, one of our favourite places to tour. Best date with the NME tour? Manchester. It was the favourite show that we’ve done with the new line up in the …Read More

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Sunflower Bean – 3/2/16

Rating: All the way from Brooklyn, New York, Sunflower Bean have been on the rise out of the underground music scene for quite some time. From the same spot as DIIV, they have since supported the likes of Wolf Alice on their US tour and The Vaccines here in the UK. With their debut album ‘Human …Read More

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