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Discover: Desperate Journalist – The Victim

A couple of weeks back London based band Desperate Journalist released their latest album ‘Maximum Sorrow’ and ‘The Victim‘ is the latest single taken from it. ‘The Victim’ is more on the mellow side with an acoustic edge, but in true Desperate Journalist style the track is powerful and commanding. Listen to ‘The Victim’ by […]

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Photos: Mystic Peach & Web @ Heartbreakers, Southampton – 21/07/21

On Wednesday evening we went to our first full capacity/standing gig this year! Mystic Peach headlined Heartbreakers, Southampton with Web supporting and here are some photos from the evening. Whilst you’re here, if you enjoyed what you heard/saw on Wednesday evening, you can also catch both Mystic Peach and Web live at this year’s Psyched […]

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Track of the Day #893: The Ninth Wave – Maybe You Didn’t Know

Last week Glasgow based band The Ninth Wave returned with their latest single ‘Maybe You Didn’t Know‘. It’s a track filled with a certain potency, industrial electronics and pop sensibilities but it’s got an anthemic, yet catchy chorus. ‘Maybe You Didn’t Know’ is the first taster of what’s to be expected from The Ninth Wave’s […]

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Discover: JEEN – Maybe I’ll Be Gone

Toronto based indie-rock artist JEEN recently returned with the latest cut from her forthcoming album ‘Dog Bite’! ‘Maybe I’ll Be Gone‘ is a powerful track with a chorus that’s both compelling and tinged with punkier sensibilities. Whilst it doesn’t necessarily reinvent the wheel, the track is a gritty, catchy album opener. Listen to ‘Maybe I’ll […]

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Photos: Fast Trains, Me and the Moon & Chris Peace @ the Wedgewood Rooms, Portsmouth – 15/07/21

On Thursday evening we returned to the Wedgewood Rooms, Portsmouth for the second time this week for their second night of live music in over 16 months! Fast Trains headlined the evening with support from Me and the Moon as well as Chris Peace. Here are some photos from the socially distant event. Whilst you’re […]

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Photos: Nature TV, Sad Palace & Mammalia Blue @ the Wedgewood Rooms, Portsmouth – 14/07/21

On Wednesday night we were lucky enough to attend the Wedgewood Rooms, Portsmouth first gig in over 16 months! ABH Promotions hosted Nature TV as well as local favourites Sad Palace and Mammalia Blue on the evening for a socially distanced gig. Here are some photos from the event! Photos generally look better when clicked […]

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Track of the Day #892: Retro Video Club – Disaster

‘Disaster‘ is the brand new track from Edinburgh based band Retro Video Club that was released yesterday! It’s an indie-rock banger at heart but with a psych-tinged edge that sets it apart from your average indie tracks of the moment. ‘Disaster’ has been made to be turned up loud or, preferably heard live. Speaking briefly […]

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Instrumental: Bill Horist – Dislocation Services

Washington based, renowned avant-garde, improvisational guitarist Bill Horist recently released this track ‘Dislocation Services‘! It’s an eccentric track that’s centred around what initially appears to be random, discordant noise. However, as the piece of music progresses the intricate sounds are joined by more melodic, psychedelic rhythms that start to connect the dots. It lives up […]

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Track of the Day #891: Operation Ivan – Nicotine Offence League

Probably the catchiest song you’ll hear this week! Portsmouth’s own Operation Ivan is back with his second single ‘Nicotine Offence League‘. It’s an alternative-pop, synth heavy tack that’s snappy and tinged with a post-punk edge. Once again, this is a track so infectious it will definitely get stuck in your head. If you like this, […]

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Track of the Day #890: Hi Frisco – Uno Mas

Today East London indie-psych duo Hi Frisco returned with their latest track ‘Uno Mas‘ which is probably their most danciest offering yet! ‘Uno Mas’ is a captivating track that’s just as sprightly as it is airy and ambient. The chorus is brimming full of good vibes too. Speaking of the track, Hi Frisco have said: […]

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Discover: Tunelilisu – Ancient Heart

About 7 minutes ago I noticed that someone in Ukraine was looking at the blog and thought “oh, that’s kinda cool!”, then this track came through a few minutes later from Kyiv based electronic duo Tunelilisu! I presume this was linked and not some strange coincidence anyway! Either way, ‘Ancient Heart‘ is the latest track […]

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Track of the Day #889: No Deal Disco – Bag For Life

‘Bag For Life‘ is the latest track from Oxford duo No Deal Disco! It’s a post-punk track at heart and while the track definitely wears its influences on its sleeve, it’s an undeniably catchy tune. ‘Bag For Life’ is a solid offering that’s in your face and packed full of frenetic energy. The track is […]

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Instrumental: Alex Lesage – ganymede and io

This playful, bumble-y piece of music comes from Belgian keyboardist/producer Alex Lesage! ‘ganymede and io‘ bubbles away and combines agitated piano parts with sci-fi-esque synth/electronics. It’s a very busy track that doesn’t let up, even for just a second, from beginning to end. Listen to ‘ganymede and io’ by Alex Lesage below and keep up […]

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Track of the Day #888: Kyoto Kyoto – Gaacher Blitz

‘Gaacher Blitz‘ is the debut track from experimental South East London based trio Kyoto Kyoto! It’s a hectic, riff-filled track that ranges from hypnotic, jaunty parts that lull you in to brash, frenzied instrumentation that needs to be played loud. Drawing influence from Krautrock, Anatolian psychedelia and the Glasgow punk scene, the band have created […]

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Discover: Kios – I Need You

This nostalgia-laced indie pop track comes from Nashville based duo Kios! ‘I Need You‘ is a warm, summery offering that’s filled with jangly melodies and tinged with a melancholy longing. It definitely has some pop sensibilities in there, especially in the chorus and the high-energy breakdown is well worth sticking around for. Listen to ‘I […]