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Interview: Eagulls

Eagulls won an NME award for a the music video to their song ‘Nerve Endings’, in which a pig’s brain slowly rots ...

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Live: Bombay Bicycle Club

20th March Albert Hall 9/10 Tonight North London based group Bombay Bicycle Club hit the stage at Manchester’s newly renovated Albert Hall. With their current ...

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Live: Darkside

27th March Ritz 9/10 In a music scene overrun with static hi hat house beats, Darkside come as something of a white light and a ...

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Interview: Eagulls

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Live: Bombay Bicycle Club

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Live: Darkside

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Live: Darkside

As modern electronic music progresses, Darkside are well and truly paving the way

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Interview: Eagulls

Alex Daniel talks with Rock five-piece Eagulls about battles with music press, sexism and tattoos of Bill Murray.

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Album: Shakira – Shakira

‘Shakira’ is by no means a slump in standard

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Opinion: Who’s afraid of the big, bad internet?

Lowell Clarke considers the impact of the internet on the evolution of music

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Live: Elyar Fox

Elyar Fox is for those into that Bieber look and One-Direction styled songs

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Live: Bombay Bicycle Club

Bombay Bicycle Club did not disappoint loyal fans

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Top 5 Songs… for the Stages of Grief (University Work Edition)

Jack Bittiner gives a soundtrack to getting through an essay

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Live: Eagulls

It was like watching an overly enthusiastic kid’s rock band play at a formal school concert

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Live: Deaf Havana

The band’s twangy, acoustic rock came across clear and concisely

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Live: Amber Run

Amber Run’s strength lies their emotive, almost eerie resonance

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Live: Heaven’s Basement

Heaven’s Basement don’t anything more than we’ve heard on record

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Interview: Heaven’s Basement

Alister Pearson talks with Heaven’s Basement about touring down under, their origins and their future