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Lagwagon Mini UK Tour – UK Tour Off

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Mike Tafoya Returns With New Music & Video

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EP: The delicately beautiful ‘Creatures of Habit’ from Brisbane artist Aren’t is an exquisite triumph. Plus news of launch date.

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Cardiff-based quartet Himalayas today release their burgeoning single, Alone via Nettwerk. The track led by an urgent riff, showcases the band’s muscular musicianship which is complemented by frontman Joe Williams’ signature snarling and commanding vocals. Alone, was produced by their longtime collaborator Steffan Pringle and mixed by GRAMMY Award winning producer, Dave Sardy (Royal Blood, Josh Homme, Rage Against The Machine). The song arrives …

OH MY MIND EP / OUT NOW OH MY MIND / VIDEO / OUT NOW UK & IRELAND HEADLINE TOUR LISTEN TO THE EP HERE WATCH THE VIDEO FOR ON MY MIND HERE Following a wave of highly praised singles over recent months – ‘Don’t Wanna’, ‘Us’, ‘Follow You’, ‘Islands’ and ‘Familiar’ – which have …

We here at Backseat Mafia (downunder branch) have been massive fans of Huck Hastings – his 2021 album ‘Cheers To Progress’ (reviewed here) was described as being a cinematic sweep full of love, loss and longing. Having crossed paths on many occasions with fellow Sydney singer/songwriter Charlie Gradon, Hastings has just released a new collaboration …

Now halfway through the US ‘Blame Canada Tour’, Sum 41 performing ‘All Killer, No Filler’ and Simple Plan performing ‘No Pads, No Helmets…Just Balls’ will be heading over to Europe in autumn with a run of gigs beginning in Germany and ending with their sole UK show in London on October 21. As the second …

Sometimes you’ve just got to gut one of the best songs on your album and completely rework it. Amiture seem to subscribe to that line of thinking, at least. Last year, with Jack Whitescarver as the sole member, the project released its debut album The Beach. ‘Thaw’ originally appeared on that album, but the version …

Following the release of her new EP ‘Open’,  Irish singer-songwriter SOLIS is pleased to present the official video for her opalescent new single “Jungle”. WATCH THE VIDEO FOR TO “JUNGLE” HERE || LISTEN TO THE ‘OPEN’ EP IN FULL HERE Glimmering with balmy rhythms that are as sleek as they are lo-fi-tinged, “Jungle” is a scintillating masterclass in gauzy pop production.  With alluring, sun-drenched melodies that nod to …

THE PRETTY RECKLESS, currently on a three-month tour of the USA and Canada, have announced a full UK and Ireland headline tour for the autumn with special guests The Cruel Knives. The band then head to mainland Europe for dates in the Netherlands, Germany, Poland, the Czech Republic, Austria, Switzerland, Italy, and France. There’s no …

We are very pleased to premiere the visceral and luscious video for the track ‘Nightshade’ by Canterbury band lotusbliss. ‘Nightshade’, replete with shards of angular, jangling guitars, is an indie guitar classic, augmented by velvet vocals tinged with yearning and a sense of foreboding. There is an inherent pop sensibility with indelible melodies and a …