Post-Punk

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Bobby Funk – ‘Longing For The Bonging’ (06/06/20)

Bobby Funk – Falmouth, England, United Kingdom Where do you even start with Bobby Funk? Well, in 2020 at least, with: Bobby Funk – Longing For The Bonging. Such a collection of words alone incites maximum intrigue by its own merit of literary collation. Bobby Funk are from Falmouth and to be blunt, are soundly

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MPF 2020 and Other Tall Tales: Ian ‘Tree’ Robinson

Manchester Punk Festival “MPF 2020 and Other Tall Tales: Ian ‘Tree’ Robinson” is relevant to the question above. A question that is in its sixth iteration of annual linger. MPF 2020 is indeed fast approaching, that much is true but it simultaneously seems to be taking its sweet and possibly sentient time. As much as

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Why Manchester Punk Festival 2020?

Manchester Punk Festival “Why Manchester Punk Festival 2020?” – Is the title of this written piece and the poster created by the festival that you can gaze and probably quite reasonably salivate over placed above is your answer! There’s no need for me to bore you away from your busy lives anymore, hooray! We can

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No Lights – ‘Stay Awake/June Bug’ Double EP Release

No Lights – San Francisco, California, USA The words – No Lights – Stay Awake/June Bug recently appeared in my cavernous inbox. The four-piece hail from San Francisco, Calfornia and through a concoction of Post-Punk, Alternative Rock, Post-Hardcore and emotive gloom, might just be the band you are looking for. The band’s 2018 debut Cassette even extends this

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Introducing: Deux Furieuses

Deux Furieuses – London/Glasgow, United Kingdom It’s been a while since I’ve written one of these introductory pieces designed to send your ears off toward sonic exploration. So, upon sifting through the cavernous inbox of what can only really be described collectively as hard-working people, I came across some chatter on Deux Furieuses. Shall we?

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Last Reserves – ‘Pink Bits’ (Single)

Last Reserves – St. Helens, England, United Kingdom Last Reserves – ‘Pink Bits’, enters into a Punk scene focussed on either overtly heavy-Hardcore or fast, melodic and technically wonderous Skate Punk. The aforementioned branches on the ever-widening Punk tree are themselves ever-growing into a healthy scene and to follow them yields hours of sonic entertainment.

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Grow Rich – ‘Frantic Semantic’ EP.

Grow Rich – Jakarta, Indonesia. If you take a look at the world of Alternative music in general right now, you’ll find two echelons and/or stylistic bases that are doing particularly well, those being the ever-diversifying Punk music scene and its often gloomy, ever adaptive cousin Alternative Rock, itself healthy with all its near-constant infusions with just

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Stages In Faith – ‘Forgiving Man’ 7″.

Stages In Faith – London/Essex, England, United Kingdom. Through researching new material for the ever-growing, labour-intensive but ever-so worth it Ear Nutrition Spotify playlists (Here) and in conversation with one Charlie Jones-West from UK Hardcore need-to-knows SickOnes, I stumbled a cross a band that have excellently achieved something which I will hazard saying that very

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Splinter – The ‘Thought Distortions’ EP.

Splinter – London, England, United Kingdom. Punk is a ubiquitous force and this is especially so in London, England. Will, Jordan and Mark make up a three-piece dedicated to nothing but the truth and the true dismal sense of dread we feel in this modern society. They are a band singing and playing to and

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