Ex Eighties Matchbox B-Line Disaster, Bad For Lazarus, Pink Lizards (and more) suspects now go by Clever Thing.

2Q Festival is packing a punch with over 100 bands playing across 10 venues in one day. Rob took the quick hop over on the Red Arrow bus to check out this new festival for himself.

No-one's told POP Montreal Festival that we're not in Europe anymore, so they're bringing pop-anti-queen Mozart's Sister and the jaw-dropping Pierre Kwenders over to see us in May.

Scab Hand are a new garage punk three-piece from Brighton. Hear their single 'Howl' here first.

Dream Wife have released the perfect song.

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Clever Thing - Fixer Upper

Ex Eighties Matchbox B-Line Disaster, Bad For Lazarus, Pink Lizards (and more) suspects now go by Clever Thing.

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fresh Flesh

Our lovely hunks of Fresh Flesh have recommended some pretty amazing music, people and places for you lot. Here’s another round up of who the bands you love… love.

After a busy first year as a band, we pin down Leeds' exciting newcomers, Team Picture. 

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London trio Theme Park make a fizzing return to the touring scene (and our lives) with their happy-go-lucky brand of indie pop, only this time with added synth and snare.

Superbly talented and all round lovely ladies Honeyblood treat the Wednesday-night crowd in Reading to an impeccable set, with two fantastic supports in tow.

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Citadel 2017: line-up announcement

when?
July 16, 2017
where?
Victoria Park

Citadel 2017: Foals, Bonobo, Wild Beasts, Laura Marling, Ry X, Michael Kiwanuka and others to play alongside a myriad of stages, classes, talks and food trucks.

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LeeFest 2017

when?
August 10, 2017
where?
Neverland

We're sending the biggest kid we know, Chris Patmore, to Neverland again this year.

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2Q Festival is packing a punch with over 100 bands playing across 10 venues in one day. Rob took the quick hop over on the Red Arrow bus to check out this new festival for himself.

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It's day two of Reading Festival, and Izzie Dyer is hanging in there, eager to find the highlight sets of the weekend.

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