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Steptoe & Sons

October 27, 2010


Mumford & Sons are currently one of the biggest selling artists in the UK. Their success so far has been quite amazing, with double platinum album sales and a Mercury Prize nomination coming on the back of a solitary LP release. Founders of the modern London Folk scene, it would seem that Mumford & Sons […]

Warpaint – Deaf Institute, Manchester – 24th May 2010

October 25, 2010


Formed in Los Angeles back in 2004, Warpaint are an ambient rock group that combine experimental tendencies with post punk rhythms. Having undergone various changes in personnel, the band’s progress had been somewhat stifled in the past but anyone inside last night’s sold-out Deaf Institute gig would agree that they are now set to become […]

Yeasayer – Academy 2, Manchester – 20th October 2010

October 21, 2010


written for High Voltage Within the space of two studio albums, Yeasayer have managed to accrue a string of first-class hits. Although these albums display dramatically different sounds, the quality of each is undeniable. Tonight, at Academy 2 in Manchester, they delivered a set containing the very best songs from their career to date and […]

Arcade Fire – Single & Tour News

October 11, 2010


written for High Voltage Arcade Fire, arguably the finest ever Canadian export, have announced the release of ‘Ready to Start’, the second single to be taken from their highly revered album ‘The Suburbs’. Released on 11th October (via Sonovox), ‘Ready to Start’ is yet another highly listenable offering from a band that are carving a […]