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Alexandre Briand


Preview: Latitude Festival

Complete with neon sheep and extensive arts events across the site, there’s more than a weekend’s worth to get involved with.

Laura Marling (Photo by Valerio Berdini)

Live: Laura Marling @ Apollo

Marling’s songs are personal, honest and at time, genuinely affecting.

Other People's Problems album cover

Album: Breton – Other People’s Problems

There’s a lot more to Breton than being the next NME poster boys.

The Twilight Sad

Live: The Twilight Sad @ Ruby Lounge

Steadfast honesty and a clear dedication mean The Twilight Sad deserve their die-hard and adoring fanbase.

Marcus Foster

Feature: Marcus Foster @ Deaf Institute

Marcus Foster may be old friends with twinkly vampire Robert Pattinson, but don’t let that put you off.

Sonic Boom Six

Live: Sonic Boom Six @ Moho Live

SB6 aren’t exactly changing the world but with as loyal a fanbase as theirs, it doesn’t look like they’ll be disappearing anytime soon either.

clock opera

Live: Clock Opera @ Sound Control

Support to Chapel Club, Clock Opera impress more than the main attraction.


Album: Girls – Father, Son, Holy Ghost

Second album from indie rock band Girls continues to channel the 60’s sunshine pop of Roy Orbison and the Beach Boys.