Local: Arcs & Trauma
If I ever wore a collar then this Hartlepool three-piece would undoubtedly be getting me hot under it..
Local: Nena In The Red Sky
Instead of looking as glum as a Tuesday afternoon, it’s nice to see a band enjoying themselves isn’t it?
Local Scene: By Toutatis
By Toutatis – a four-piece if you please – look like they mean business, don’t they? Thankfully for us, it’s a good bit of business.
If you peer carefully through these frankly FAR OUT bits of undergrowth then you should just be able to make out the forms known only as Kobadelta.
This is Jake Houlsby who, for all intents and purposes, is Suntrapp. And judging by their/his first single, they’re/he’s jolly good.
KiKi Lowe is a good name for a pop star is it not (got to love that double capital “K”). She’s from Gosforth in Newcastle and despite the fact that she’s not yet old enough to...
The Shake Appeal
The Shake Appeal look good, don’t they? They sound it, too.
This Newcastle band are aiming for the stars and doing so through the sheer power of their cosmic space rock.
We asked Joseph Curwen for a pic and he sent us this. Is that him in the murk or is this a still from Hammer Horror’s “Now Lick The Blood From The Tomb”? YOU DECIDE.
Athletes In Paris
Something is stirring in Sunderland and, if I’m not very much mistaken (and I’m not), it’s the infectious indie-pop of this sparky bunch.
Blackhall and Bookless
Say: “How’s tricks?” to Christopher Blackhall and Christopher Bookless, house music movers and groovers par excellence.
Emergency Door Release
I fancy one of this bunch (maybe not the one you’d think) but that’s not the reason that I like ‘em.
This Ground Moves
This Ground Moves walk the walk, but can they talk the talk (i.e. play great music. Clue: Yes.)