Have You Heard: JUDAS

For fans of: INHEAVEN, The Sherlocks, The Shimmer Band, The Magic Gang London based alternative-rock band JUDAS are keen to show the world they know what they’re doing when it comes to music, and it’s not going unnoticed. The emerging four-piece have achieved a lot in the short space of two years: from releasing an EP…

Have You Heard: AUGUST

For fans of: Bright City, Twenty One Pilots, Local Sound Hailed from London, AUGUST is the solo project of artist Steve Hughes. Having just released their second single, AUGUST have made a huge impression so far. ‘Chemical’ is the artists’ latest release and it was quickly picked up by BBC Introducing. Along with the radio…

Have You Heard: Huma

For fans of: Glass Animals, The XX, Alt J, Foals Brighton based indie-rock duo, Huma, have released their debut single ‘Vertigo’. The soulful introduction to the band gives off contemporary vibes with a twist which will leave you wanting more. Huma prove that less is definitely more with their music. The track is made up of simple…

Have You Heard: Charlie Straw

For fans of: Ben Howard, Laura Marling, Bon Iver Folk often gets lost in the stigma of being cliche and perhaps even somewhat boring. However, once you’ve dug around a bit, you’ll find there is plenty of talent hidden amongst the depths of folk music. Introducing: Charlie Straw. Whilst researching Charlie, I quickly discovered his…

Have You Heard: Saint PHNX

For fans of: Puggy, Jon Bellion, Blackbear, Deaf Havana Scottish rock duo Saint PHNX aren’t spending any time messing around. The two brothers (Stevie on guitars and vocals, and Alan on drums) originally formed Vigo Thieves, selling out venues in their hometown of Glasgow with their power and emotion before packing it in. Now returning…

Have You Heard: Dire Bloom

For fans of: Taking Back Sunday, Moose Blood, Boston Manor Dire Bloom exploded onto the scene in November offering a smooth blend of the Emo and Pop Punk genres. Based in Leeds, the quintet take influences from the likes of Taking Back Sunday, Knuckle Puck and Basement whilst keeping themselves original with a distinct sound…

Have You Heard: Junior

For fans of: WSTR, Highlives, Boston Manor A few weeks ago, a friend called me up and asked if I wanted to go out that night and I’d be a fool to say no, right?! So I hopped across the Severn to Cardiff and we headed to Clwb Ifor Bach to see the lovely boys in…