PREVIEW: iLiKETRAiNS, St Phillips Chruch, Salford, Feb 28th.

Moody post-rock outfit iLiKETRAiNS are set to embark on a brief tour early next month in celebration of ten-years spent making music together. These intimate dates will take this Leeds-formed five piece to London, Paris and Brussels finally landing them in Salford's own St Phillips Church on February 28th. This anniversary tour will see them perform their first EP Progress/Reform in its entirety, a calling card release which grabbed the attention of music lovers back in 2006 with its dark charisma and brooding charm. Check out... Read more »

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PREVIEW: Silverclub Christen Dancehouse Live

Most people know The Dancehouse as home for culture, hosting everything from Grimm Up North movie nights, ballet and theatre productions, right down to spoken word tours from authors and evenings with stand-up comedians. Now, this historic Manchester venue aims to become the city's latest home for live bands, with local act Silverclub headlining the building's very first Dancehouse Live event on January 29th. Sounds good, right?   The Dancehouse has had a long relationship with Manchester culture. Older folks might remember its days as The Regal... Read more »

City and Colour

PREVIEW: City and Colour, Manchester Apollo, January 28th

City and Colour AKA ex-Alexisonfire man Dallas Green preps for the release of new single Harder Than Stone ahead of a string of UK live dates. Due out on January 27th, the track is a reflection on life, youthful innocence and growing up, viewed through the prism of guitar-led folk pop. It's the second single to be released from The Hurry And The Harm; the fourth solo album from this Canadian singer-songwriter. If you like to experience your music with moving pictures (and who doesn't?) check... Read more »

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NEWS: Wild Beasts Announce New Album Present Tense & Manchester Show

Kendal's Wild Beasts have revealed the title and release date of their new album, along with the details of a brief UK tour which kicks off at Manchester's Albert Hall on March 26th. Present Tense is the fourth album from this atmospheric pop quartet and will be released on February 24th but if you can't wait that long, why not check out their new single (and album opener) Wanderlust by clicking play on the video below. What do you think? httpv:// After a period of intense gigging, Wild... Read more »

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NEWS: Bombay Bicycle Club Debut New Single Luna Ahead of UK Tour

Bombay Bicycle Club have debuted the video for their latest single Luna, a fun indie offering that boasts a vocal appearance from Blackpool's own Rae Morris. The track is taken from the band's upcoming album So Long, See You Tomorrow which hits shelves on February 3rd before they head out on a UK tour which includes two nights at Manchester's Albert Hall. Have a listen to Luna by clicking play below... httpv:// Not afraid of shaking things up a bit, Bombay Bicycle Club's new material has taken a... Read more »