Recorded in an East London factory, the live sets will be broadcasting each week this Autumn. Words: Karl Johnson | Photo: Ella Pavlides Since the mid-90s, The state51 Factory has hosted solstice parties, headphone festivals, photography shoots, pop quizzes, film nights, Q&As, art exhibitions and more, all in support of the wider arts community from its base in Brick Lane, London. Teaming up with London … Continue reading London institutes Spilt Milk and The state51 Conspiracy bring us live sessions from a new wave of talent.
Bdrmm, Tiña, Wu-Lu and 17 others join the bill for the Rotterdam multi-venue city festival. Words by Karl Johnson Festivals are all go! Latitude, Green Man, End Of The Road and Wide Awake all triumphed in the last part of summer, opening the door for Autumn and Winter city festivals to take the reigns. First up is Rotterdam’s Left Of The Dial Festival, who’ve added … Continue reading Left Of The Dial Festival announces new acts for its 2021 edition in October.
The song’s ethereal electronic presence and subtly euphoric vocal takes EERA’s sound to new highs. Words: Karl Johnson | Photo: Tobias Humble Whether it was the delicate and emotive tale of Christine or the unhinged and explosive power of Living, EERA‘s debut album Reflection of Youth was an almighty victory and sheepishly threw its hat into the ring for album of the year in 2017. … Continue reading EERA returns with otherworldly new track ‘Ladder’ and reveals details of sophomore album.
Indomitable alternative rock duo JOHN flicker in and out of almost psychedelic territory on new single. Words: Karl Johnson | Photo: Paul Grace The devastating duo of John Newton and Johnny Healey, aka the indomitable alternative rock force JOHN, are back with new single Šibensko Powerhouse. Featuring backing vocals from Adam Devonshire of IDLES, the merciless new cut builds on the London band’s love of … Continue reading JOHN share the raucous ‘Šibensko Powerhouse’ and announce details of a new album in Autumn.
Their debut EP is a journey of warm psychedelic sounds, bathe in the depths of it’s groove and watch as the reed section tangles and grows. Photo by Mars Washington At 8pm today (Monday July 19th) we host the live premiere of Fake Turins‘ debut EP, it’s entitled Time Flowers Now and features their two latest singles Down and Talking Prophets. At the end of … Continue reading Welcome to the ‘Time Flowers Now’ live EP premiere from Fake Turins.
The Rotterdam festival is set to go ahead in October showcasing an array of new talent over three days. Words by Karl Johnson With The Great Escape Festival in Brighton unable to go ahead two years on the bounce, new music enthusiasts must look further afield for a taste of the next new crop of artists to take the music world by storm. Enter Left … Continue reading New music festival Left Of The Dial announce twenty-four new names for the 2021 edition.