PIP BLOM Based in Amsterdam, 20 year old Pip Blom writes, records and releases her own indie-pop tunes with a twist. Although she only started releasing her raw guitar power with catchy melodies early 2016, she has already received acclaim from the likes of BBC Radio 1’s Huw Stephens, BBC 6Music’s Steve Lamacq and massive support from American tastemaker radio station KCRW.
"Putting punk and protest back into the mainstream" - The Guardian
"The female Frank Carter, the Brody Dalle of the North of England; She's original, humble and articulate, with a voice that can give you goosebumps and a kick in the c**t at one fell swoop. Distras is the TITS!" - Trash Magazine
"Given the Frank Turner stamp of approval Louise whips up a storm of passionate, political punk'n'roll, somehow conjuring up both Kathleen Hanna and Roy Orbison." - John Kennedy, Radio X
Local lads TV COMA are a self-hating millennial, raised on a lean diet of crap beer and Weezer albums. Song-writing siblings Leo and Max Troy join forces with drum whiz Robert Clark and deeply unemployed bassman Jamie Rider to pump out power pop earworms.
New London duo APRE have released their debut EP ‘The Movement Of Time’
The track 'All Yours' - frighteningly composed and confident for a band’s first step - harks back to the fiddly, jumpy rhythms of 2000s-indie heroes Foals and Bombay Bicycle Club, but without feeling recycled. It’s a familiar sound and feeling, but one that isn’t worn out.
Are you in a band? Have you ever wanted to know what you should you do to help you take it to the next level?
A punk-driven evening featuring two of our favourite new bands - Bitch Falcon and Haggard Cat - alongside the magnificent InTechnicolour and Drones..