Track of the week

This week’s choice for Track of the week is an absolute belter. If you like catchy pop rock lyrics, a pure pop punk powerhouse of a chorus and catchy as hell vocals to tie it all together, then look no further than Mayday Parade’s track It’s Hard To Be Religious When Certain People Are Never Incinerated By Bolts Of Lightning, and it’s a belter. It’s Hard to Be Religious… is the latest single from their newly released album Sunnyland which was released June 15th.

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5 Songs You Should Listen To This Week (Right Now)

Welcome to the latest instalment of 5 songs you should listen to this week (right now). This is a weekly feature where I outline 5 of my favourite songs that you should stop what you are doing and go listen to ASAP!

This week there are five amazing tracks varying from heavy metal, to indie rock and even some operatic influences. Let me know in the comments what I should include next week!

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Skarlett Riot Interview

Skarlett Riot are a heavy hitting, hard rock powerhouse who hail from Scunthorpe, UK. Formed in 2010 Skarlett Riot have been hard at work ever since realising countless singles, three EP’s and two full length albums.

Skarlett Riot’s latest release was the sublime 2017 album “Regenerate”. The band combine heavy metal music and a sublime vocal style which has seen them compared to welsh metal legends Bullet for My Valentine. I recently caught up with Skarlett herself to talk about Regenerate, the bands new heavier sound and bouncy castles…

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5 Songs you should listen to this week (right now)

Welcome to the second instalment of 5 songs you should listen to this week (right now). This is a weekly feature where I outline 5 of my favourite songs that you should stop what you are doing and go listen to ASAP!

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SaltWounds Interview

SaltWounds are a four piece melodic pop-punk band who hail from Worcester, UK. The band formed in 2015 and have built a strong underground fan base by extensive touring. The band released their debut self-titled EP in December 2016 to much praise and are expecting a huge 2018.

SaltWounds consist of Ryan Price (Guitar/Lead Vocals), Matt Dainty (Lead Guitar), Adam Schmidt (Bass/Vocals) and Aaron Turner (Drums). 2018 is setting up to be a huge year for SaltWounds.  The band have been hard at work in the studio cooking up new music for the past few months and I recently caught up with Ryan Price, Adam Schmidt & Matt Dainty to discuss new music, their inspiration and yoga…

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RIVALS Interview

RIVALS are a sublime female fronted, dark pop-rock, quartet who are based out of Los Angeles, California. They recently released their debut album Damned Soul on 2nd February 2018.

RIVALS are fuelled by powerful and energetic song writing and their debut album Damned Soul is an outstanding debut effort. Combine that with a great live performance and you have a great band that simply cannot be missed.

I recently caught up with their resident powerhouse vocalist Kalie Wolfe to talk about their music, their musical influences and the cutest dogs around...

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Milestones Red Lights Interview

Milestones are an alternative, pop punk band based out of Manchester, England. They consist of Matt Clarke (Vocals), Drew Procter (Guitar), Mark Threlfall (Bass) and Eden Leviston (Guitar).

After  signing with Fearless Records, the band released their debut album "Red Lights" on 23rd February 2018 to huge critical acclaim. Now the band are ready to takeover the world.

I recently talked to Mark Threlfall (bass) about their debut album, puppies, and their newfound success. 

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5 SONGS YOU SHOULD LISTEN TO THIS WEEK (RIGHT NOW).

 Welcome to the first instalment of 5 songs you should listen to this week (right now). This will be a weekly feature where I outline 5 of my favourite songs that you should stop what you are doing and go listen to ASAP!The songs could be new or old, are from a variety of genres and from both big and small artists. These are simply 5 songs that I have been blaring out over the past week that I think you will love

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Quietdrive Retrospective - Part 1 When All That's Left Is You

When All That’s Left Is You is the band’s debut album and was released May 30th, 2006. The album is the only Quietdrive work that was released through Epic records, a subsidiary of Sony Music Entertainment. The album was a huge success and lead to Quietdrive touring with bands such as Paramore and All American Rejects. The album contains 10 tracks and has a relatively short run time of just over half an hour but, holy shit, it starts out with a bang.

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Top Ten Pop Punk Artists You (Possibly) Haven't Heard Before

Pop punk is one of my favourite genres. The music is exciting, fun and fast as hell which makes almost any pop punk song a blast to listen to. However, most of the larger pop punk bands are well known and there are lots of smaller bands out there who are amazing and deserve your time and attention. Here is my pick of the top 10 pop punk artists who you should be listening to right now, who you (possibly) haven’t heard before.

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