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20th June 2017

Raw In Sect

Raw In Sect
Music Video: Therion
Release Date: 15/06/17

 

“Therion” is from Raw In Sect‘s forthcoming album “Kitro” which is due out in September 2017. This music video shows their energy and their effective vision for a distinctive sound with a mixture of a traditional Greek vibe and powerful hard rock.

Raw In Sect are a Greek metal/rock act that have released two full length albums, “Red Flows” (2011) and “Blue Haze” (2014). This quartet are possessed by a diverse, surprising and totally unique sound as described by many. They have toured several times performing all over Europe which has gained them a loyal fan base as well as recognition as one of the most deserving bands to rise from the underground.

To find out more about Raw In Sect, visit their sites using the links below; 
Official Website: http://www.rawinsect.com/
Facebook: https://www.facebook.com/rawinsect/
Instagram: https://www.instagram.com/rawinsect/
Spotify: https://open.spotify.com/artist/2gn2DhaDcFQlReKQF8wwo9
SoundCloud: https://soundcloud.com/rawinsect
Twitter: https://twitter.com/RawInSect
YouTube: https://www.youtube.com/channel/UCOTzUu-ZoDXGh2ZoYvdYrDg

 

 

 

 

17th June 2017

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City Of Lights
Music Video: Besiege
Release Date: 16/06/17

Leeds based fantastic alternative rock band City Of Lights has announced that they would release the music video for the latest song Besiege if their Leeds show has been sold out. Now the video is up on YouTube, check it out!

Although City Of Lights are based in Leeds, the original seeds of the band were formed in Paris in April 2011. After an initial series of successful shows with current form as a quartet, the band quickly assembled an army of fans, and word spread fast about the crafty Yorkshire tunesmiths. Evidently, appearances at Reading & Leeds Festival 2013, various O2 Academies and UK and European tours have proven to the masses that the alt-rockers have truly created a sound that will quench the thirst of fans needing something solid, fresh, and inspiring from the rock genre.

To find out more about City Of Lights, visit their sites using the links below;
Official Website: http://www.cityoflightsofficial.co.uk/
Facebook: https://www.facebook.com/CityofLightsUK/
Instagram: https://www.instagram.com/cityoflightsuk/
Spotify: https://open.spotify.com/artist/5laRjJF7qQh7fywQS9mOPX
SoundCloud: https://soundcloud.com/cityoflights-official
Twitter: https://twitter.com/cityoflightsuk
YouTube: https://www.youtube.com/channel/UC83w1BK0XhhuDt8kGAUyYaQ

 

 

 


16th June 2017

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The Trusted
Music Video: Sunlight
Release Date: 16/06/17


The young alternative rock band The Trusted has just dropped the music video for their latest single Sunlight.  This song is a little different from their usual rock n roll. What do you think?!

The Trusted are a 4 piece band originally from Leigh On Sea in Essex. Coming together with a host of influences they quickly discovered a shared passion for crafting intelligent, rocking indie tunes with exciting ferocity and infectious hooks and established a reputation for high-energy live shows.

The band will play at University of Essex main campus tomorrow 17th June at 2pm. Free Entry.

To find out more about The Trusted, visit their sites using the links below;
Official Website: https://www.thetrusted.co.uk/
Facebook: https://www.facebook.com/pg/thetrusted
Instagram: https://www.instagram.com/thetrusted_/
SoundCloud: https://soundcloud.com/thetrusted
Spotify: https://open.spotify.com/artist/08kAhC7OUPdnD0dGaX5OLG
Twitter: https://twitter.com/thetrustedband
YouTube: https://www.youtube.com/channel/UCjSOEo_PmQYN3hATqawtkK

 

 

 

 

8th June 2017

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October Ends
Music Video: Faith In Me 
Release Date: 24/05/17

Powerful metalcore quartet October Ends, based in Newcastle upon Tyne, released a brand new music video for their latest single “Faith In Me” recently. Combining the best assets and features of the metal genre that are presented to the general audience through the outstanding and unique talent of the band’s members in terms of instrumental proficiency and song writing abilities, “Faith In Me” perfectly represents and showcases dynamic, moving and aggressive approach to creating direct metal compositions, mixed with October Ends’ collective willingness to form diversified, original and outstanding sound that can be related only to the band’s specific profile.

“This song is about battling your own mental health issues (whether it’s anxiety, depression or other factors) and asking loved ones to trust and to hear your cry for help, as we are now in a world where people find it a lot harder to be able to find the confidence in someone they can trust to speak about their personal issues they are facing. We’ve either all been there or we’re still going through it, but all it takes is to make the first move and ask for help. We hope that “Faith In Me” will connect with people who are struggling with situations like this, because no matter what happens behind closed doors, you’re never alone.”  – October Ends

Their new EP “A New Path” will be released on 26th June 2017. You can pre-order the physical copy now; http://octoberendsuk.bigcartel.com/


To find out more about October Ends, visit their sites using the links below;

Facebook: https://www.facebook.com/pg/octoberendsuk/
Instagram: https://www.instagram.com/octoberendsuk/
SoundCloud: https://soundcloud.com/octoberendsofficial
Twitter: https://twitter.com/octoberendsuk
YouTube: https://www.youtube.com/user/octoberendsofficial

 

 

 

6th June 2017

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Seasonal
Music Video: Headphones
Release Date: 05/06/17

Hailing from Guildford, Surrey,  Seasonal formed as a trio in 2016, and later became a quartet.
After 9 months of writing and working on their repertoire,  the band headed into the studio with the intention of recording just one track. However, upon hearing the first mix, they were inspired to dive in, going on to lay down all of the tracks that became their debut EP “Bloom” which includs “Headphones”. The result is an emotionally weathered offering of heartfelt pop rock, reminiscent of Jimmy Eat World, Deaf Havana and Taking Back Sunday. Noting influences from both the ‘old’ and the ‘new’, they feel the acts they adore have shaped their sound, but that they offer something different.

To find out more about Seasonal, visit their sites using the links below;
Facebook: https://www.facebook.com/seasonaluk/
Instagram: https://www.instagram.com/seasonalbanduk/ 
Spotify: https://open.spotify.com/artist/1yn5pA5FF2FNUd9pHfQHyi
SoundCloud: https://soundcloud.com/user-308753604/sets/bloom/s-WN5Jr
Twitter: https://twitter.com/Seasonalbanduk
YouTube: https://www.youtube.com/channel/UCmiDaIRmE5-iYWR_vofmNqQ

 

 

 

3rd June 2017

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Malum Sky
Music Video: Eye Above
Release Date: 26/05/17


The track “Eye Above” is a hammerjack of a cut and ideally showcases the band’s increased diversity and imposing prowess. The progressive metal crew are also primed to hit the UK with an onslaught of shows, as well as a new EP out later in the year. For updates, stay glued to the band’s social media sites.

Formed in 2014 and hailing from Cardiff, Malum Sky soon set about releasing their self-titled debut EP in the Summer of 2015. The release garnered a strong response throughout the musical fraternity with Discovered Magazine citing that “Malum Sky come with a progressive spine and are easily ones to watch”. Due to the success of the EP and persistent live shows throughout their regional area, the alt-metallers soon amassed an army of dedicated followers throughout South Wales. Regrettably, just as the band were on the cusp of breaking out to a national audience, their original vocalist, Abraham, left the group. Buoyed by the response from the EP and live performances, the band regrouped and set about finding a suitable replacement. Ben Honebone stepped up to fill the void, and throughout 2016, the quintet burrowed away in the rehearsal room, ready to return with a modified sound that has a distinctly harder, edgier tilt.

To find out more about Malum Sky, visit their sites using the links below;
Official Website: www.malumsky.com
Facebook:  facebook.com/malumsky
Instagram: https://www.instagram.com/malumsky/
Spotify: https://open.spotify.com/artist/1k6AHc2t6TCJlVmf24CY5D
Twitter: twitter.com/malumsky
YouTube: https://www.youtube.com/channel/UCnK5BoxAUfVtWZqrVIavFsw

 

 

31st May 2017

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From The Cave
Music Video: Bulgaria
Release Date: 30/05/17

“This is the story of a 22 year old virgin called Johnny…” … Bulgaria is a new song from London based independent rock band From The Cave. They surprise us every time when they bring a new production. This song is a most uplifting dancing tune by the quintet, and it is said that Bulgaria is a crowd favourite when they play live. Now they present this brilliantly animated lyric video for the song.

From The Cave
have a show for the single launch in south London on Thursday 1st June 2017. Lean the words of Bulgaria from this video and sing along at the show!
The Event page: From The Cave – Bulgaria Release Gig

We have reviewed their previous single Same Game when they released the fantastic music video. You can check it with the exclusive interview;
From The Cave “Same Game” – music video / review / interview

Our review for From The Cave’s self-titled debut EP is here;
From The Cave – debut EP and review

 

To find out more about From The Cave, visit their sites using the links below;
Facebook: https://www.facebook.com/fromthecaveband
Instagram: https://www.instagram.com/fromthecavemusic/
Twitter: https://twitter.com/fromthecaveband
BandCamp: https://fromthecave.bandcamp.com/album/from-the-cave
SoundCloud: https://soundcloud.com/fromthecave
Official Website: http://www.noisesfromthecave.com/

 

 

 

28th May 2017

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TRUTH
Music Video: Gemini
Release Date: 07/05/17


South Welsh metal quartet Truth is back with their first single after 2 years of developing its sound and building a strong foundation. The band have finally released a long-anticipated debut video for “Gemini”.
Truth, the post-hardcore/metalcore formation is set to stampede its way through the scene with thunderous riffs and the intense drive to be something unique.

“This song is about one person living two very different lifestyles. The life his loved ones think he leads and the life he actually leads. “Gemini” was the first song we began to write for our new record and was the first step in the direction we wanted our new sound to follow. This track is a very honest composition and has a dark undertone. Though it has been proved challenging to write and record, we knew that we had to keep pushing through, because we knew we had something unique, especially compared to the other songs we have written in the past. It was a risk and definitely put us out of our comfort zone, because it has a lot of different elements that we weren’t used to, both musically and lyrically. We were so used to writing the same thing over and over again, just to please people who like this genre of music, but with “Gemini”, we think that we made something that we would want to listen to ourselves. We think that this type of music gets a bad reputation these days with plenty of bands sounding the same and essentially playing the same songs just with different titles and being too scared to step outside of the box. We believe “Gemini” is a step closer to revitalising this music scene.”  – TRUTH

To find out more about Order Of Voices, visit their sites using the links below;
Facebook: https://www.facebook.com/pg/TruthBandUK/
SoundCloud: https://soundcloud.com/truthbanduk
Twitter: https://twitter.com/TruthBandUK

 

 

 

24th May 2017

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Order Of Voices
Music Video: Long For Air
Release Date: 13/03/17

 


Prog rock quintet Order Of Voices released the music video for Long For Air recently. This song is taken from their superb new album ‘Constancy’ which was released in March this year.

order of voices cover” ‘Constancy’ has taken the band through a massive journey of self-discovery and improvement. The journey has involved some show stopping technical glitches, many hours of late night soul searching, elation, anger, desperation and joy, also not forgetting the odd birth and death. All this and more has contributed to the album, all this is present in the notes recorded and when the album title is dissected, you’ll find everything you need to know about ORDER OF VOICES present in the meaning – Constancy: The quality of being unchanging or unwavering, as in purpose, love, or loyalty; firmness of mind; faithfulness.  – Order Of Voices

 

To find out more about Order Of Voices, visit their sites using the links below;
Official Website: www.orderofvoices.com
Facebook: https://www.facebook.com/pg/orderofvoices/
Instagram: https://www.instagram.com/orderofvoices/
SoundCloud: https://soundcloud.com/order-of-voices
Spotify: https://open.spotify.com/artist/6Qla8l65LcIaAlcxmb3MPQ
Twitter: https://twitter.com/OrderOfVoices
YouTube: https://www.youtube.com/channel/UCHqyJdPlvOhPAeYX5Hz1Xpg

 

 

 

22nd May 2017

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Fizzy Blood
Music Video: Pawn
Release Date: 12/05/17

 

FIZZY BLOOD, one of the most lively live bands today from Leeds, have unveiled a new video for their new single ​PAWN​. Taking inspiration from 80s instructional tapes, the video pokes fun at the world of manufactured boy bands and features equal measures of fuzz, oddball behaviour and unhinged energy.

“​The video for ‘PAWN’ shot on VHS and was made to emulate the style of those horrible 80’s PSA videos. I like the way that kind of corny, un-self-aware, salesmen like attitude parodies the attitudes within the mainstream music industry even today and hopefully that comes across when people watch it. It was shot within a day in an art studio in Leeds and a lot of our mates came down, dressed up and got involved in the making of the video so we had a lot of fun making it.” – ​Paul Howells, Guitars

2017 is shaping up to be​FIZZY BLOOD​’s biggest year yet. The band made their second appearance at​SXSW, which was followed by the aforementioned 19-date run with ​While She Sleeps. ​FIZZY BLOOD will kick off a hefty festival schedule, which will include;
The Great Escape
​Liverpool Sound City
Camden Rocks
​Download
​2000 Trees
​Tramlines
– with more to be announced soon.

To find out more about Fizzy Blood, visit their sites using the links below;
Official Website: http://fizzyblood.com/
Facebook: https://www.facebook.com/pg/FIZZYBLOODMUSIC/
Instagram: https://www.instagram.com/fizzybloodband/
SoundCloud: https://soundcloud.com/fizzyblood
Spotify: https://open.spotify.com/artist/1b4CSS8iXMbRk0fQ5HxcKJ
Twitter: https://twitter.com/FIZZYBLOODMUSIC
YouTube: https://www.youtube.com/channel/UC1Dj4fJPCdBQUcJg7Jr97cA 

 

 

 

 

 

19th May 2017

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The Franklys
Music Video: Weasel
Release Date: 14/04/17
Album Release Date: 23/06/17

Weasel is The Franklys‘ latest single off from their forthcoming album Are You Listening? which is due to be released on 23rd June.
The Franklys are comprised of two members from Sweden and two from England and play frenetic garage rock with heavy and psychedelic overtones á la Led Zeppelin-Blondie-Strokes-QOTSA-punk-pop-rock-madness. They have built a reputation for themselves as one of the most exciting live bands on the London circuit and beyond with relentless touring across the UK, Europe and America, including a recent support tour with Airbourne and festival slots at Isle of Wight 2015 and Download Festival 2016.
Are You Listening?The Franklys demand an answer, scrawling it across the cover of their debut album. The album finds the band at their full creative tilt. It encapsulates their live energy and replicates perfectly the thrill of their live show. The Franklys say “We made a conscious decision to try and make as versatile record as possible with a mixture of energetic pop rock songs together with garage, punk, indie, hard rock and funk. Listening to it from start to finish really is a journey through all stages of our live show.”

To find out more about The Franklys, visit their sites using the links below;
Official Website: http://www.thefranklys.com/
Facebook: https://www.facebook.com/pg/thefranklys/
Instagram: https://www.instagram.com/thefranklys/
Tumblr: https://thefranklysuk.tumblr.com/
Twitter: https://twitter.com/TheFranklysUK
SoundCloud: https://soundcloud.com/thefranklys
YouTube: https://www.youtube.com/user/TheFranklysOfficial 

 

 

 

18th May 2017

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Miss Vincent
Music Video: Cold Hands
Release Date: 02/05/17
EP SOMEWHERE ELSE​ Release Date: 19/05/17

 

“This video was a lot of fun to make. The whole thing is shot from one static angle, which is a nod to The Ramones’ I Wanna Be Sedated video and older styles of film making. We found this amazing place that looked like it hadn’t been touched since the 50s, with a really cool vintage vibe to it, and we changed almost nothing about the room to film in it. The song is about the almost addictive nature of sadness, how it can become a habit rather than a reaction, and we wanted to translate that as succinctly as possible into the video. We wanted to get across that feeling of being stuck in a rut, but also the ways to get out of it. We stuck a load of references to our favourite things too – from films like Forrest Gump, The Room, The Shining, (and even Spinal Tap), to books and graphic novels. Oh, and my cat Vincent is in it, and he totally steals the show.”​ – Alex Marshall, Vocal/Guitar

The EP showcases a sonic progression towards a fuller-throttled, punk influenced and more raw soundscape, which can be seen in COLD HANDS​ and previous single THE LOVERS​.
The band have also announced two shows to mark the release of their new EP SOMEWHERE ELSE​:
26th May – Joiners, Southampton
5th June – The Garage (Upstairs), London

To find out more about Miss Vincent, visit their sites using the links below;

Facebook: https://www.facebook.com/pg/missvincentband
Instagram: https://www.instagram.com/missvincentband/
BandCamp: https://missvincent.bandcamp.com/
iTunes: http://apple.co/2mv5LJx
Soundcloud: https://soundcloud.com/missvincentofficial
Spotify: https://open.spotify.com/artist/2yvzGtFdv8dlpBqErEXPXx
Twitter: https://twitter.com/missvincentband
YouTube: https://www.youtube.com/channel/UCQIRYhnUnDTrJIZ-M81xSlA

 

 

 

 

16th May 2017

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Veridian
Music Video: Headlights
Release Date: 12/05/17

 

 

Veridian are a 6 piece alt-rock band from Reading, Berkshire.
The band have been around less than a year and have already had coverage with BBC, Upset, Rock Sound, Scuzz, Punktastic and Kerrang Radio to name a few.

The talented UK band Veridian have released an X-Factor themed video for their latest single ‘Headlights’. The track is the second to be taken from the band’s debut EP 40826D, which was released on 12th May 2017. Their debut EP, named after the hue colour of the colour with the same name (albeit spelled Viridian), 40826D showcases a band who definitely aren’t green. Massive riffs and brilliantly ear-catching melodies combine to highly potent effect; darker and more dynamic than the band’s previous single releases. Glorious!

To find out more about Veridian, visit their sites using the links below;
Official Website: http://www.veridianuk.com/
Facebook: https://www.facebook.com/veridianuk/
Instagram: https://www.instagram.com/veridianuk/
Twitter: https://twitter.com/veridianuk
YouTube: https://www.youtube.com/user/VeridianVEVO

 

 

11th May 2017

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The Weight Of Atlas
Music Video: The Art Of Letting Go
Release Date: 05/05/17

 

 

The Weight Of Atlas are a talented post-hardcore band based in Scotland who deliver monstrous riffs, contagious refrains, and ambient interludes that are framed with orchestral nuances. The inventive riff slingers, offering a unique and diverse take on the metalcore label, tower over the pack, possessing an astute ability to adeptly fuse and combine genres. The band extract influence from a host of areas, from the ferocity of Devil Wears Prada and the shimmering atmospherics and potency of Deftones, through to the guile of Underoath.

The Art Of Letting Go is taken from their forthcoming debut album out later this year. The Art Of Letting Go is a powerful statement and charts the band’s maturity and growth. With UK and EU touring penned for the latter part of the year, 2017 will be the band’s breakout year.

To find out more about The Weight Of Atlas, visit their sites using the links below;
Facebook: https://www.facebook.com/theweightofatlas/
Instagram: pnref=lhchttps://www.instagram.com/theweightofatlas_/ 
Twitter: https://twitter.com/twoa_
iTunes: http://hyperurl.co/qo2l2i
Spotify: https://open.spotify.com/artist/1A8WUEYp3yJMyjrC1JR29F
YouTube: https://www.youtube.com/channel/UCRDzSDOnQsmeIzbFN2RkeLQ

 


3 May 2017

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A Higher Demise
Music Video: Entropy – [Explicit]
Release Date: 23/03/17

Entropy‘ is by emerging UK melacore outfit A Higher Demise, which is taken from their new EP ‘Too Death Or Victory’ out later in 2017. 
 
Hailing from Kent, a five-piece metal-core band return with maximum ferocity with the release of their ‘Entropy’ video single.  This track is a hint of their latest material, their forthcoming EP can be expected with more brutal riffs that explodes into melodic chorus hook-lines. Keep your eyes on them!
To find out more about A Higher Demise, visit their sites using the links below;
Facebook:
 www.facebook.com/AHigherDemiseUK
Twitter:  www.twitter.com/AHigherDemiseUK
Instagram: https://www.instagram.com/ahigherdemiseuk/
YouTube: https://www.youtube.com/channel/UC9Kxgfi6KO8lZVL8ZKc_xNg
 

 

 

 

30 April 2017

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Brightlight City
Music Video: Past/Future
Release Date: 07/04/17

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=2yH3VCRF8f4

 

UK five-piece rock band BRIGHTLIGHT CITY have released a video for their latest single ‘Past/Future’, coinciding with the release of their new EP Our Future’s Not Deadout now via Undead Collective Records.

BRIGHTLIGHT CITY’s live show has been recognised in both the UK and beyond, having been shortlisted for Relentless’ Here To Be Heard in 2014, winning a slot alongside Rise Against and Millencolin at Envol et Macadam Festival in Canada in 2015, as well as sharing stages with Max Raptor, Fizzy Blood, Bad Sign and Blood Youth, and must not forget Camden Rocks Festivals 2016. The coming months will see the band take their energy-fueled set to venues across the UK in support of their enticing new record. BRIGHTLIGHT CITY are bright sparks who show no signs of burning out.

To find out more about BRIGHTLIGHT CITY, visit their sites using the links below;
Official Website: https://www.brightlightcityofficial.co.uk/
Facebook: https://www.facebook.com/pg/brightlightcityofficial/
Instagram: instagram.com/brightlightcity
Twitter: twitter.com/blcband
SoundCloud: soundcloud.com/brightlightcity
Spotify: play.spotify.com/artist/5UkM31ZhjeZSSOtTfFPvn4
YouTube: youtube.com/brightlightcity

 

 

26 April 2017

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Lux Lisbon
Music Video: Change (To Stay The Same)
Release Date: 11/04/17

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=HFC5pG87bh8
Lux Lisbon are probably the biggest 100% D.I.Y pop rock band in the UK today. They are an English 4-piece that create and perform harmony laden indie-pop-rock songs, under the influence of Dog is Dead, Fleetwood Mac, Bruce Springsteen, Bloc Party, Simon and Garfunkel, Billy Bragg, Florence and Manics lyrics.

Tom the guitarist takes the lead role in this video. And his Mum was a drama teacher.

Currently for absolutely nothing, the band offers free download their 10 track ‘Get Some Scars’ EP (Special Edition). The final day of this year’s UK tour, Lux Lisbon perform at London Scala on 27th April which has been announced as a sold out show.

To find out more about Lux Lisbon, visit their sites using the links below;
Official Website: http://luxlisbon.com/
Facebook: https://www.facebook.com/pg/luxlisbonmusic/
Instagram: https://www.instagram.com/luxlisbonband/
Twitter: https://twitter.com/LuxLisbonMusic
SoundCloud: https://soundcloud.com/luxlisbon
YouTube: https://www.youtube.com/channel/UCnd5oM1OScKpU_-QP7C8bxQ

 

 

23 April 2017

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Shmoo
Music Video: Head To Toe
(Release Date: 25/02/17)
Single Release Date: 26/05/17

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=aXnXWLg4MMI

 

“Head To Toe” is a Krautrock Behemoth of a Track –
that has truly all the makings of an Electronic Classic and accompanied by yet another inspired Music Video directed by the Shmoo brothers.

The video to “Head To Toe” is very stylised and beautifully shot, with subtle links to previous videos “Ghost” and “Plastic Surgery”. In a year when we see a return of Blade Runner, have Shmoo now become robots themselves? With amazing sets and locations used, that wouldn’t seem out of place in a Stanley Kubrick film, this music video with a twist is cleverly executed, and complements the track brilliantly.

 

To find out more about Shmoo, visit their sites using the links below;
Official site: http://www.shmoo.co.uk
Facebook: http://www.facebook.com/shmoomusic
Instagram: http://www.instagram.com/shmoomusic
Twitter: http://www.twitter.com/shmoomusic
Bandcamp: http://www.shmoo.bandcamp.com
Soundcloud: http://www.soundcloud.com/shmoomusic
Youtube: http://www.youtube.com/shmoomusic

 

 

 

14 April 2017

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The Trusted
Music Video: Good To Bad
Release Date: 14/04/17

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=j_-NhU8N9ow

 

The Trusted are a young 4 piece band originally from Leigh On Sea in Essex. Coming together with a host of influences they quickly discovered a shared passion for crafting intelligent, rocking indie tunes with exciting ferocity and infectious hooks and established a reputation for high-energy live shows.
‘Good to Bad’ is their second single released on 7th April 2017, available on Spotify, Google Play, iTunes, Amazon and all major outlets. And the music video was just dropped today!

To find out more about The Trusted, visit their sites using the links below;
Official Website: https://www.thetrusted.co.uk/
Facebook: https://www.facebook.com/pg/thetrusted
Instagram: https://www.instagram.com/thetrusted_/
SoundCloud: https://soundcloud.com/thetrusted
Spotify: https://open.spotify.com/artist/08kAhC7OUPdnD0dGaX5OLG
Twitter: https://twitter.com/thetrustedband
YouTube: https://www.youtube.com/channel/UCjSOEo_PmQYN3hATqawtkKA

 

 

29 March 2017

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Wild Rival
Music Video: Penalty
Release Date: 20/03/17

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=LIomh3ilbY4

Wild Rival are a 2 piece alternative rock band from London. This time they present you their new video for the edgy and funky tune with simple alternative rock ‘n’ roll sound.
They are playing at the awesome Fiddler’s Elbow in Camden again on Easter Monday 17th April for a mini-festival. Enjoy the event if you are around!

To find out more about Wild Rival, visit their sites using the links below;

Facebook: https://www.facebook.com/wildrival
Instagram: https://www.instagram.com/wild_rival_band
Soundcloud: https://soundcloud.com/wildrival
Spotify: https://open.spotify.com/artist/2Nz2D5uNkdqsUUUwOzd0HJ
Twitter: https://twitter.com/wildrival
YouTube: https://www.youtube.com/channel/UCTGgeDKJwlaolrXGd0NLFaQ/videos?shelf_id=0&view=0&sort=dd

 

 

 

12 March 2017

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CRITICS
Music Video: All I Wanna Know
Release Date: 22/02/17

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=k84zwsNiY2w

London based CRITICS formed in the summer of 2014 and haven’t looked back since.
The band are planning to make 2017 their year and feel that they’re finally really onto what they’ve been searching for all this time. Taking the ferocious attitude and lyrical honesty of rock music and combining it with the catchiest hooks and futuristic production of commercial pop, CRITICS are here to reinvent the face of mainstream music and give it a good kick in the teeth.
They are currently on the UK tour. Catch them where you can!

To find out more about CRITICS, visit their sites using the links below;

Official Website: https://critics-theband.squarespace.com/
Facebook: https://www.facebook.com/pg/criticstheband
Instagram: https://www.instagram.com/criticstheband/
Soundcloud: https://soundcloud.com/criticstheband
Spotify: https://open.spotify.com/artist/0RY9aqm6LjpibZb1b274Eq
Twitter: www.twitter.com/criticstheband
YouTube: www.youtube.com/criticstheband

 

 

9 March 2017

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Miss Vincent
Music Video: The Lovers
Release Date: 06/03/17
EP Release: 19/05/17

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=2avQi9La6E0

South Coast bright punk band Miss Vincent re-emerge with their brand new track “The Lovers”. Demonstrating a clear sonic progression, the track showcases a fuller-throttled, punk influenced and more raw soundscape, acting as a statement of intent for forthcoming EP “Somewhere Else” due 19th May.
The frontman Alex Marshall says;  We want to create stirring, honest punk rock music that feels real. We wanted to keep all of the grit and crackle we could, but still make it sound huge.
2017 will see the band push their live shows to the limit, with a short run in April and additional dates in the works.

To find out more about Miss Vincent, visit their sites using the links below;

Facebook: https://www.facebook.com/pg/missvincentband
Instagram: https://www.instagram.com/missvincentband/
BandCamp: https://missvincent.bandcamp.com/
iTunes: http://apple.co/2mv5LJx
Soundcloud: https://soundcloud.com/missvincentofficial
Spotify: https://open.spotify.com/artist/2yvzGtFdv8dlpBqErEXPXx
Twitter: https://twitter.com/missvincentband
YouTube: https://www.youtube.com/channel/UCQIRYhnUnDTrJIZ-M81xSlA

 

 

8 March 2017

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Flatlands
Music Video: One Major One Minor
Release Date: 25/02/17

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=ZTKmHF0C9lI

Emerging newcomers Flatlands have gone from strength to strength, gigging within numerous venues around Oxford and supporting bands such as REWS, Yonaka, Neon Waltz and RedFaces. Hooked on the gig scene, Flatlands decided to move away from making demos with their good friend at Fairmile Sounds and get serious about making a splash in the music world. They debuted their first studio-recorded songs on their EP “Provisional Licence” in January 2017.

To find out more about Flatlands, visit their sites using the links below;

Facebook: https://www.facebook.com/pg/flatlandsofficial
Instagram: https://www.instagram.com/flatlandsofficial/
Spotify: https://open.spotify.com/artist/504uApHxqrqWnUlkWvkpJl
Twitter: https://twitter.com/flatlandsmusic
YouTube: https://www.youtube.com/channel/UCmWLD0jCqZgzfuTrZ95mFxA

 

 

6 March 2017

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GraVil
Lyric Video: Decommissioned
Release Date: 14/02/17
Album Release: 05/05/17

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=IgRLSalIX9I

Before the album drops, London based GraVil pulls no punches with the introduction of lead track ‘Decommissioned’ (as featured on the latest Metal Hammer covermount cd).
Frontman Grant Stacey isn’t holding back with Gravil’s return to form, he said, “There is a massive sub-context of loss within the new album, with 2016 notably being a brutal year, however ‘No More Forgiveness’ pulls in a lot of strength from negativity that all too often engulfs our society and ways of life. It’s time to make a stand and do what’s right… and this is us, doing things right.”

 

 

4 March 2017
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ELASEA
Music Video: Breathe // Lesson Learnt
Release Date: 28/02/17
EP Release: 17/03/17

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=X3L_D4Eq3cI

ELASEA are a five-piece alternative rock band from Berkshire.
With a slight line up change after their debut EP release in 2015, the quintet have now found their edgy and unique sound. Over the past two years the band have been lucky enough to share the stage with the likes of Funeral For A Friend, AllUsOnDrugs, Veridian and Echoic, with continued support from BBC Introducing & other radio shows.
Breathe starts proceedings in spectacular fashion with its eerie beginnings, before hammering out a soaring riff that ideally accompanies Andy Bradford’s emotive voice. The track highlights the band’s thoughtful texturing with Liv Jones peppering the cut with her alluring vocals and Braydie Haskell’s adept use of synth.

To find out more about ELASEA, visit their sites using the links below;

Official Website: www.elasea.com
Facebook: https://www.facebook.com/pg/elaseauk
Instagram: www.instagram.com/elaseauk
Spotify: https://open.spotify.com/artist/7to8mI0htzj9wp0XZjF4PP
Twitter: www.twitter.com/elaseauk
YouTube: https://www.youtube.com/user/HighlyPersonalTV/videos

 


28 February 2017

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Rory Indiana 
Music Video: Tough Love 
Release Date: 27/02/17
Single Release: 03/03/17

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=IFqq-YuNL_Q

Brighton based alternative rock band Rory Indiana have revealed the video for their brand new single ‘Tough Love’, their first new material since 2016’s Ruling Class Crooks EP.
This track shows Rory Indiana at their best: solid rock hooks, frontman Rory Kaye’s signature vocal structures and an anthemic chorus combine to showcase the band’s impressive craftsmanship.

To find out more about Rory Indiana, visit their sites using the links below;

Official Website: http://www.roryindiana.com/
Facebook: https://www.facebook.com/pg/RoryIndianaOfficial
Instagram: https://www.instagram.com/roryindiana/
iTunes: https://itunes.apple.com/gb/album/tough-love-single/id1202637846
Spotify: https://open.spotify.com/artist/0TPF8LMCcnSISS4zjeWkBA
Twitter: https://twitter.com/RoryIndiana
YouTube: https://www.youtube.com/user/RoryIndianaOfficial/videos 

 

 

26 February 2017

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Kill For Eden
Music Video: Woke Up Alone
Release Date: 26/02/17
Single Release: 03/03/17

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=Y2R5JCG0nQs

Kill For Eden are London based purveyors of classic hard rock, radio ready riffs and powerful female vocals.
“Woke Up Alone” is their second single from the forthcoming album “Petty Crimes” which will be released early 2017.

To find out more about Kill For Eden, visit their sites using the links below;

Official Website: www.killforeden.com
Facebook: https://www.facebook.com/pg/killforedenrock
Instagram: https://www.instagram.com/killforeden/
SoundCloud: https://soundcloud.com/killforeden
Spotify: https://open.spotify.com/artist/1zmEW7KKtZDD4n8HYnpqP0
Twitter: https://twitter.com/KillForEden
YouTube: https://twitter.com/KillForEden

 

 

24 February 2017

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SEASONS
Music Video: Want It All
Release Date: 22/02/17
Single Release: 24/02/17

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=vmJUrBy40n4

UK alt-rockers SEASONS‘ new single Want It All is produced by Ben Sansom from Lower Than Atlantis, and is their second release, it demonstrates a young rock band fast on the rise. With their self-titled EP, the band already has some big names under their belt including the likes of Kerrang! magazine who awarded their debut EP a massive 4 out of 5 K’s, as well as being on the radar of the likes of Rocksound magazine.

To find out more about SEASONS, visit their sites using the links below;

Facebook: https://www.facebook.com/pg/seasonsbanduk
Instagram: www.instagram.com/seasonsbanduk
iTunes: https://itun.es/gb/XECPhb
Spotify: https://open.spotify.com/artist/0xEerwkJgDMjnVDT4o5aH5
Twitter: www.twitter.com/seasonsukband
YouTube: www.youtube.com/seasonsbanduk

 

 

20 February 2017

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The Trusted
Music Video: Turbulence
Release Date: 17/02/17

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=GQB4NQy2IIs

The Trusted are a young 4 piece band originally from Leigh On Sea in Essex. Coming together with a host of influences they quickly discovered a shared passion for crafting intelligent, rocking indie tunes with exciting ferocity and infectious hooks and established a reputation for high-energy live shows. Last week this song Turbulence was selected as one of Emerging Artists by BBC Radio’s legendary Gary Crowley.

To find out more about The Trusted, visit their sites using the links below;
Official Website: https://www.thetrusted.co.uk/
Facebook: https://www.facebook.com/pg/thetrusted
Instagram: https://www.instagram.com/thetrusted_/
SoundCloud: https://soundcloud.com/thetrusted
Spotify: https://open.spotify.com/artist/08kAhC7OUPdnD0dGaX5OLG
Twitter: https://twitter.com/thetrustedband
YouTube: https://www.youtube.com/channel/UCjSOEo_PmQYN3hATqawtkKA

 


18 February 2017

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Tequila Mockingbyrd
Music Video: Never Go Home
Release Date: 15/02/17

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=wUQ2DQB3vm8

Aussie heavy weight punk trio from Melbourne, now based in UK, has finally released their new material.
Since their inception in 2012, the band has toured Australia multiple times and earned killer support slots with international acts such as Cherie Currie of The Runaways and punk icon Richie Ramone whose management hand‐picked the girls for the slot having heard their cover of The Ramone’s classic “Somebody Put Something in my Drink”.
Their album is scheduled for release internationally early 2017 following the trio’s relocation to the UK in September 2016. They have certainly hit the ground running with a 40+ date tour across the UK and Europe including appearances at Hard Rock Hell and Planet Rock Stock and UK/Ireland tour with Richie Ramone. Look out world, these Byrds cannot be caged!

To find out more about Tequila Mockingbyrd, visit their sites using the links below;
Official Website: http://www.tequilamockingbyrdband.com
Facebook: https://www.facebook.com/pg/tequilamockingbyrdband
Instagram: https://www.instagram.com/tequilamockingbyrdband/
SoundCloud: https://soundcloud.com/tequila-mockingbyrd
Spotify: https://open.spotify.com/artist/3LjE0p2zYpduxx47EJizmF
Twitter: https://twitter.com/tequilabyrds
YouTube: https://www.youtube.com/channel/UCW8WvUKu7doeRXVDxclfjHw

 

 

15 February 2017

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False Heads
Music Video: TWENTYNOTHING
Release Date: 14/02/17
EP Release Date: 10/03/17

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=hDpT2jGxu8c

False Heads, one of the most exciting bands Music Matters featured, are now returning in 2017 with their ‘Gutter Press’ EP, featuring a string of hard-hitting tracks, including Iggy Pop favourite ‘Slew’, and two stellar new tracks ‘TwentyNothing’ and ‘Comfort Consumption’. The new EP delivers five tracks that capture False Heads perfect riot of energetic, leering bawdiness, and set a huge marker for a band whose remarkable rise is seemingly unstoppable. With their frenetic live shows taking on a life of their own, False Heads have also announced their first dates of 2017 this February and March.

To find out more about False Heads, visit their sites using the links below;
Official Website: http://www.falseheads.com/
Facebook: https://www.facebook.com/FalseHeads
Instagram: https://www.instagram.com/falseheads
iTunes: https://itunes.apple.com/gb/artist/false-heads/id901483155
SoundCloud: https://soundcloud.com/falseheads
Spotify: https://open.spotify.com/artist/2tZaXwpCHEhoVEBQuRI4vu
Twitter: https://twitter.com/FalseHeads
YouTube: https://www.youtube.com/user/FalseHeads/videos

Read False Heads interview with Music Matters: 30/10/16 False Heads – Weigh In

 

 

 

14 February 2017

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Courtesans
Music Video: Mesmerise
Release Date: 09/02/17
EP Release Date: 31/03/17

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=6ZstRAEkWJs

London based band Courtesans explain, “‘Mesmerise’ is about being entranced so deeply that you lose yourself and forget who you are”, “You want this. You believe you need this. It becomes your first thought in the morning and the last thought before you fall asleep. You lose your identity. The desire fills your dreams and finally becomes you.”

To find out more about Courtesans, visit their sites using the links below;
Official Website: https://www.thecourtesans.org/
Facebook: https://www.facebook.com/pg/thecourtesans/about
Instagram: https://www.instagram.com/courtesans/
Twitter: https://twitter.com/the_courtesans
BandCamp: http://thecourtesansmusic.com/
SoundCloud: https://soundcloud.com/thecourtesans
YouTube: https://www.youtube.com/user/CatrionaVillenhardt/videos

 


12 February 2017

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FREAK
Music Video: CAKE
Release Date: 13/01/17

http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=vA2s6t-GtzI

FREAK is a totally exciting and insane new band which is created by Connar former front-man of the established very young death metal band Kill The Freak from Essex. FREAK has been online sensation even before they stated performing live and one of BBC Radio One’s favourites.

To find out more about FREAK, visit their sites using the links below;
Official Website: http://www.imthefreak.com/
Facebook: https://www.facebook.com/freakalt
Instagram: https://www.instagram.com/freak.alt/
Twitter: http://twitter.com/freakalt
SNAPCHAT: freakalt
Soundcloud: https://soundcloud.com/freakalt
Spotify: https://open.spotify.com/artist/4TbEwdTCpJqef7DcHvTjzA
YouTube: https://www.youtube.com/channel/UC4CdzgUnRhwt_STOMLYUP0w

 

10 February 2017

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Duke Of Wolves
Music Video: They Laugh
Release Date:  7th December 2016

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=5t9el222D_k

Launched on 1st January 2016, Duke Of Wolves is a London-based, 4-piece rock band. They combine hard-hitting riffs, huge choruses, and melodies that’ll follow you all the way home. Their sound is suitable for crowded public transport, open desert roads, and every mood in between!
Multiple BBC Introducing plays, played Isle Of Wight Festival, Standon Calling, Hard Rock Cafe and many more.

To find out more about Duke Of Wolves, visit their sites using the links below;
Facebook: https://www.facebook.com/pg/dukeofwolves
Instagram: https://www.instagram.com/dukeofwolves/
Soundcloud: http://soundcloud.com/dukeofwolves
Twitter: https://twitter.com/DofWmusic
YouTube: https://www.youtube.com/channel/UChRJ20TZv8_nXlA0BJeMIIA

 

4 February 2017

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Rob Jarvis & The Mercury Sons
Music Video: Just To Make You Happy
Release Date: 31/01/17
Song Release: 16/01/17

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=7FNs6WfRrv0&feature=youtu.be

Essex based alternative rock outfit Rob Jarvis & The Mercury Sons has just released their debut single ‘Just To Make You Happy’. The song achieved its first exclusive radio airplay on Alex Baker’s Fresh Blood Show – Kerrang Radio. The single release is only the beginning of the band, as their recent debut show in Newcastle was a sell out.
This single is perfectly showcasing Rob Jarvis’ incredible song writing ability; a dynamic rock track with light, shade and incredible passion, and an eclectic lick of originality.
Rob, lead vocalist and guitarist says “Our debut release ‘Just To Make You Happy’ hasn’t been shown to a great deal of people, but those who’ve encountered it during the ‘making of’ stages have made reference to all kinds of bands, certainly lots of reference to 90s rock, so we hope you all like it.”

To find out more about Rob Jarvis & The Mercury Sons, visit their sites using the links below;
Official Website: http://www.robjarvisandthemercurysons.com/
Facebook: https://www.facebook.com/RJTMS
Instagram: https://www.instagram.com/robjarvisandthemercurysons/
Spotify: https://open.spotify.com/artist/3dYfeXOu7tLih1e8tWn0WP
Soundcloud: https://soundcloud.com/rob-jarvis-the-mercury-sons
Twitter: https://twitter.com/RobJMercurySons
YouTube: https://www.youtube.com/channel/UCq7rWnaaaFvOcuC6DK5gGgA

 

3 February 2017

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The Velvet Hands
Music Video: I Don’t Mind
Release Date: 18/01/17
Song Release: 03/02/17(today)  I Don’t Mind / The End (digital and 7” blue vinyl – Easy Action Records (EA45026))
Show: 08/02/17 at The Monarch, Camden London

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=BOpMIMDCJrk

London based grange rock band The Velvet Hands have caused quite a stir in the year that they’ve been around. Self releasing their first two singles ‘Games’ and ‘Habit’, they picked up some great online coverage and radio support from BBC 6 Music DJs Radcliffe & Maconie and Steve Lamacq. BBC Introducing has been supporting from the beginning, offering the band slots on their BBC intro stages at both Boardmasters and Looe Festival over the summer.

To find out more about The Velvet Hands, visit their sites using the links below;
Official Website: http://www.thevelvethands.co.uk/
Facebook: https://www.facebook.com/pg/thevelvethands
Instagram: https://www.instagram.com/thevelvethands/
Soundcloud: https://soundcloud.com/thevelvethands
Spotify: https://open.spotify.com/artist/3apmyVOBGwhnh7AwyRaF81
Twitter: https://twitter.com/thevelvethands1
YouTube: https://www.youtube.com/thevelvethands

 

2 February 2017

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Naropa
Music Video: If Only While I’m Sleeping 
Release Date: 24/01/17

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=3cuCPi9q0oM

To find out more about Naropa, visit their sites using the links below;
Facebook: https://www.facebook.com/pg/naropaband
Instagram: https://www.instagram.com/naropaband/
Soundcloud: https://soundcloud.com/naropaband
Spotify: https://open.spotify.com/track/0F7f7U
Twitter: https://www.twitter.com/naropaband
YouTube: https://www.youtube.com/channel/UCTleLNGbnjY4zmKyyjt9ugQ/videos

 

1 February 2017

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Chisel Beeches
Music Video: Friday Night’s A Lie 
Release Date: 17/12/16

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=Daht_K6zh5E

To find out more about Chisel Beeches, visit their sites using the links below;
Official Website: https://www.chiselbeeches.uk/
BandCamp: https://chiselbeeches.bandcamp.com/
Facebook: https://www.facebook.com/pg/chiselbeeches
Instagram: https://www.instagram.com/chiselbeeches/
Soundcloud: https://soundcloud.com/chiselbeeches
Spotify: https://open.spotify.com/artist/0UU0dJ3QM8ELEavePH0IYT
Twitter: https://twitter.com/chiselbeeches
YouTube: https://www.youtube.com/channel/UCjKCqraQH-BJp4HV6nKKrcA

 

31 January 2017

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Dani Hart
Music Video: Let The Children
Release Date: 19/01/2017

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=Ee4lX4XBn84

To find out more about Dani Hart, visit their sites using the links below;
Official Website: http://www.danihartmusic.com/
BandCamp: https://danihartmusic.bandcamp.com/
Facebook: https://www.facebook.com/danihartmusic/
Soundcloud: https://soundcloud.com/danihartmusic/
Spotify: https://open.spotify.com/artist/2nwx5Zhh5XAHdCZxqSroEI
Twitter: https://twitter.com/danihartmusic
YouTube: https://www.youtube.com/channel/UCLO_H1ISthzPOl9mjZ1uOQw

 

30 January 2017

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SURGE
Music Video: SHAME
Release Date: 29/01/17

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=rTI_20HNOmA

To find out more about SURGE, visit their sites using the links below; 
Facebook: https://www.facebook.com/officialSURGE
Instagram: https://www.instagram.com/officialsurge/
Soundcloud: https://soundcloud.com/officialsurge
Spotify: https://open.spotify.com/artist/2AumfkHJYKYfPCbsfc6TLR
Twitter: https://twitter.com/_officialSURGE
YouTube: https://www.youtube.com/channel/UCQUJJJoiVwlGPlXBJOlNHlg

 

29 January 2017

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All These Years
Music Video: What Was Left Unsaid
Release Date: 06/01/17

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=gKkLzsSgRSQ

To find out more about All These Years, visit their sites using the links below; 
BandCamp: https://alltheseyearsuk.bandcamp.com/
Facebook: https://www.facebook.com/pg/alltheseyearsuk
Instagram: https://www.instagram.com/alltheseyearsofficial/
Spotify: https://open.spotify.com/artist/2oFHW5J18pNTTWi54y3reR
Twitter: https://twitter.com/alltheseyearsuk
YouoTube: https://www.youtube.com/channel/UCfGbtrH42TTR73IpCAsK2AQ

 

27 January 2017

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Two Year Break
Lyric Video: Debut single The City
Release Date: 27/01/17 

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=TAqn3QmJZ7s
To find out more about Two Year Break, visit their sites using the links below; 
Official Website: http://www.twoyearbreak.com/
Facebook: https://www.facebook.com/pg/twoyearbreak
Instagram: https://www.instagram.com/twoyearbreak/
Spotify: https://open.spotify.com/artist/5AZm5sIuwV2UPNLTQkQjfa
Twitter: https://twitter.com/TwoYearBreak
YouTube: https://www.youtube.com/user/TWOYEARBREAK

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