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From the blog

A NOT SO SECRET GIG!

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After Senseless Things’ triumphant sell-out return to the Adelphi in March, frontman Mark Keds is back to perform a ‘secret gig’ with his other band Deadcuts. FREE ENTRY! Deadcuts is a mix of Postpunk and Dark Pyschedelia formed on the first full moon of 2012 in London featuring Mark Keds formerly[…]

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“One of the World’s Great Bands” John Peel

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Mind-blowingly fast Japanese noise rock band Melt Banana found more success in the U.S. and the U.K. than in their own country, gaining a small but dedicated fan base among American and European punk rock fans. Although their music sounds noticeably different from any sort of traditional punk, it contains[…]

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Twisted pop magic of the highest order

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Since emerging from a disillusioned British music scene in 2000 with their critically acclaimed album ‘8 Track Sound System’, Fonda 500 have pre-empted musical styles and scenes, and released a succession of influential yet highly individual albums. Their release ‘Je M’appelle Stereo’ was no exception. True to form Fonda 500 are[…]

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Sound Of The Sirens

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‘Sound Of The Sirens‘ are a foot stomping, tear jerking, crowd engaging female folk/rock duo whose strengths lie in their passion, conviction and chemistry. There’s a certain transcendent magic that happens when two contrasting voices coalesce in perfect harmony. Imperceptibly, they can raise you from the temporal to the spiritual[…]

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Later… with Jools Holland tonight !

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Later… with Jools Holland. Tonight BBC2 11.15pm featuring Michael Chapman. Michael plays The Adelphi on Tuesday night (25th April). Doors 8.00pm. Pay on the door. Joining Jools on the second show of the 50th series is the pop star of the moment, Ed Sheeran, who returns to the show for[…]

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Straight out of Coventry

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From time to time you come across a new artist who looks like they are to achieve something, occasionally you get to hear something that makes you believe you are witnessing the early history of an iconic artist. Welcome Jordan Mackampa, straight out of Coventry, and already causing a massive[…]

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Cold Comfort Lane

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Holy Moly, they’re back and with an album of new songs… www.folkradio.co.uk reports… Watch the new video from seven-piece “gypsy-folk-rock” band Holy Moly & The Crackers. Cold Comfort Lane is released on 7th April, their first single from their forthcoming new album (date to be announced). Written by Rosie Bristow[…]

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Totally Mesmeric

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The musical collaboration of Michael Chapman and Ehud Banai may not seem like an obvious coupling, except for the fact that Michael Chapman has for some years now been pushing his musical envelope in all directions, embracing many genres of music some for the first time, and Ehud Banai cut his[…]

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Showcasing the fringes of contemporary independent music

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Tombed Visions Records is a Manchester based cassette label specialising in sound art, ambient music, experimental electronics and improvisation. All releases are limited edition and packaged with care, combining a love of graphic design, photography, typography with the wondrous sounds released. The Quietus named Tombed Visions their tape label of[…]

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