Holding Absence – Banquet Records, Kingston

Holding Absence played a cosy acoustic set at Banquet Records Kingston to support their upcoming album!     The Cardiff based emotive hardcore band Holding Absence, comprising of vocalist Lucas Woodland, both guitarists Chris Smitheram and Scott Carey, drummer Ashley Green and bassist James Joseph, hit the road to play a few acoustic shows prior … More Holding Absence – Banquet Records, Kingston

Selfworth, Pengshui & Black Coast – Kerrang! Fresh Blood, The Old Blue Last

Alex Baker presents Kerrang!‘s Fresh Blood at The Old Blue Last with Selfworth, Pengshui and Black Coast. Alongside their latest single release ‘Paperskin’ (2019, self-released/Silent Cult), the London based emotive hardcore outlet Selfworth was part of Kerrang!’s Fresh Blood show at the Old Blue Last. The quintet comprising vocalist Jack, both guitarists Brandon and Tom, … More Selfworth, Pengshui & Black Coast – Kerrang! Fresh Blood, The Old Blue Last

Our Hollow, Our Home – Boston Music Room

Our Hollow, Our Home end their UK tour at the Boston Music Room with an incredible show.   The Southampton based melodic metalcore band Our Hollow, Our Home formed in 2013 and currently consists of vocalist Connor Hallisey, clean vocalist and guitarist Tobias Young, drummer Nick Taliadoros, guitarist Josh White and bassist Bobby Brooks. Musically, … More Our Hollow, Our Home – Boston Music Room

Parting Gift – Black Heart, Camden

Parting Gift were headlining Camden‘s Black Heart   The Manchester based emotive hardcore quintet comprising vocalist Zac, drummer George, guitarist Peter, bassist Nick and guitarist Jack, were formed in 2017 and recently signed to Fearless Records. So far, they self-released five singles being ‘Be Still’ (2017), ‘In Mind’ (2017), ‘Asleep’ (2017) and the joint singles … More Parting Gift – Black Heart, Camden

Modern Error

Heavy rhythms, melodic hooks pared with a lot of energy. The melodic hardcore band Modern Error from Peterborough, England, comprises all these components with their music, creating a dark vibe and mystical atmosphere through their sound and live shows. Formed in 2017, the quartet consisting of the brothers Zak (vocals) and Kel Pinchin (guitar, keys), … More Modern Error

Flight Brigade (2)

A little while ago I went to see Flight Brigade for the second time. The British indie rock band from London and Hertfordshire, mix grand orchestral sweeps and crunching anthemic guitars which creates an amazing atmospheric vibe and show influences of bands such as Arcade Fire or Of Monsters and Men, or other pop bands … More Flight Brigade (2)

Dream State

Two weeks ago, I went to another concert that I really enjoyed. The Welsh alt-rock band Dream State, comprising vocalist CJ Gilpin, guitarists Aled Evans and Rhys Wilcox, bassist Danny Rayer and drummer Jamie Lee, came to the Camden Assembly finishing off their recent tour. Founded in 2014, the quintet released one EP ‘Consequences’ in … More Dream State