Interview: The Crookes

It's not often that you look at a band's song collection and discover that they don't have a single poor track throughout their back catalogue, but recently I've realised that this is the case with...
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Spector announce UK tour

London based indie-rock band Spector have just announced their forth headline tour of the UK starting October of this year. The five-piece has been described as being “somewhere between Roxy Music, The...

SINGLE: Bad Blood // Bastille

The 20th August 2012 sees the release of Bastille’s ghostly second single ‘Bad Blood’, the follow-up to recently acclaimed track ‘Overjoyed’ which brought the group to the attention of a host of...
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Lost Tunes: Volume 8

Uh-oh. Look who’s been ordered to do this week’s Lost Tunes. It’s only the one that runs this whole thing. Unfortunately you’ll all be missing out on one of my choices, not because there’s not...

SINGLE: Glockenspiel Song // Dog Is Dead

Lately, Notts five-piece Dog Is Dead have been hyped to no end, and current single ‘Glockenspiel Song’ justifies this entirely. With Mumford And Sons-esque harmonies creating a lovely summer warmth,...

ALBUM: Family // The Cast Of Cheers

The Cast Of Cheers. Their name is so punny, right? Their faces aren’t that bad either, are they? It’s just the music that is below par. Let’s be honest, despite great singles, Foals’ debut...

SINGLE: Parker! // Let’s Kill Janice

Photograph by Lily Cook Recently, Hooting and Howling have been in full support of indie label Howling Owl Records, and it’s for a far better reason than sharing a similar name- one of the bands in their...