Review: Cast perform live at the O2 Academy

Review: Cast perform live at the O2 Academy

Cast led the sold-out Liverpool O2 Academy in 2022 with a performance that soaked the crowd with nostalgia from the Britpop era. The quartet led by the evergreen John Powers didn’t roll back the years so to speak, they are still near their peak after three decades after first forming. The songs bounced off the […]

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 Superstar, Sam Fender, puts full support behind The Big Issue during time of crisis for publication’s vendors

Superstar, Sam Fender, puts full support behind The Big Issue during time of crisis for publication’s vendors

Today (Monday, 20th December) Sam Fender has spoken out in support of The Big Issue, urging people to support the organisation and its 1,300 vendors at a time of crisis this Christmas by supporting their local vendor or subscribing. Sam Fender, the musician and working-class hero is calling on people to support vendors following the Government announcement that […]

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 Black Pines return with new single ‘Chains’

Black Pines return with new single ‘Chains’

Black Pines are back to show the world their recently released bluesy new single ‘Chains’. The five piece band are following on from their breakthrough singles ‘Heaven’s Son’, ‘Power’ and ‘Hope’. Some of their singles also feature as stripped-back versions on their ‘Isolation Tapes’ collection. Yet, their latest single creates a bold, atmospheric and soulful […]

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 The Gulps release punk track ‘Stuck In The City’

The Gulps release punk track ‘Stuck In The City’

The band have released their defiant new track ‘Stuck In the City’ along with their unique music video showcasing life in London. After being signed by the legendary Alan McGhee on his It’s Creation Baby label, the band released their latest post/rock single. It illustrates the sad reality of how capitalism has consumed us all. […]

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 Gathering of Strangers release new single ‘Cherry Red’

Gathering of Strangers release new single ‘Cherry Red’

The Manchester based rock band have released their latest indie-rock anthem. Their latest single, ‘Cherry Red’, is a fusion of 80’s synthesisers entwined with the sounds of guitars and prominent basslines. It’s sound dances through light and shade as it tells the story of a romantic-power struggle a couple face. Illustrating the sad realisation that […]

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The Skinner Brothers release new single, ‘Put Me Down As a Maybe’

Currently embarking upon a major 17-date sold-out tour as special guests to Kasabian, The Skinner Brothers have released a new rock ‘n’ roll anthem. Their recent EP ‘Culture Non-Stop’ proved that they’ve got the songs to match their burgeoning reputation. And now their irresistible run of form continues as they release their brand new single ‘Put Me Down As […]

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 The Enemy announce major 2022 reunion tour

The Enemy announce major 2022 reunion tour

In 2007, The Enemy emerged from their working class roots in Coventry to become one of the biggest new bands around. Their debut album went straight to #1 and would later be certified Platinum in recognition of over 300,000 sales. The trio would ultimately land another two Top 10 albums, two Top 10 singles and three major awards, as well as performances with legends such as Stereophonics. Now as the […]

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 Jake Marley’s Track Of The Week: YONAKA – Creature

Jake Marley’s Track Of The Week: YONAKA – Creature

This was an easy one. This week’s Urbanista track of week is a belter – Creature the second release from your new favourite band, YONAKA’s new EP of the same name out Nov 16. It’s an absolutely huge venue-filling cut from a band that seemingly make nothing but phenomenal, infectious bangers. Groovy basslines, fizzing, infectious guitars […]

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 Frank Turner 02 Academy Liverpool

Frank Turner 02 Academy Liverpool

    Frank Turner & The Sleeping Souls Liverpool Academy 25/04/18 At the 02 Academy in Liverpool drumming kicks off the start of a set, the guitarist and bassist rush onto the stage, followed by the song writing machine that is, Frank Turner. 1933 is the song to boot things off, a song written whilst […]

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