How many kids from Leeds does it take to make a stone-cold killer track? Six.

Finn D'Albert managed to grab some screen time with Raw Meat's post-punk heroinnes, Madonnatron ahead of their seasonally-appropriate headline show this Saturday in East London.

The incredible bunch down at Brixton Hill Studios are releasing a mini-album for Brixton's Soup Kitchen. Hear SCUD FM's 'Christmas Crime' here first.

We've got first peep at Lara Smiles' latest video for single, 'Zombie'. Just in time to announce she's kicking off our Halloween party!

Latest (third) single from Sweat Threats is a post-punk party and everyone's invited. The duo are also announcing a debut EP.

Brain-tickling lyrics and pure rock power, Coltana is the latest evolution of writing duo Cat and Blake.

Hear it here first. Eerie garage goths Muertos' share their new track 'Devastating Fool' ahead of their debut album, Suck It Up. Out 24/08/18 on Roadkill Records.

Writhing with the shadows in your peripheral vision, the new single from Projector is an unnerving, snake-hipped stomp.

This isn't their most recent single. It isn't even their most recent video. But I cannot let this track go un-shared for another moment.

Kim Simmons caught up with The Faim (previously Small Town Heroes) ahead of their performance at Slam Dunk Festival 2018.

Having just wrapped up their new EP, WRATH, recorded with Margo at Hermitage Works Studios Jay Vee and co. were pinned down by John Clay long enough to shoot a session.

Leather Party have got a story to tell. And the time has come for the final pulp. Words are by Leather Party, written to be read while listening to latest track 'Thick 2'.

Those pesky racoons over at Roadkill Records are only bloody releasing a second compilation. And to get in the mood to celebrate, we're premiering Enemy of The People's contribution.

The Nyx recently began working on their new EP at Hermitage Works Studios, and the ever vigilant John Clay took the opportunity to capture them for a Margo's Living Room session.

‘Algorithm Prison’ is the latest track from the Walthamstow four-piece. Hear it here first.

Leather Party have got a story to tell. This is the penultimate part four. Words are by Leather Party, written to be read while listening to latest track 'Baby It's Alright'.

Our boy Height Keech has a new album coming out and it's a killer. Have the first listen to the second track from this latest record.

Manchester based Leather Party have got a story to tell. This is part three. Words are by Leather Party, written to be read while listening to latest track 'Mean Like A Snake'.

At Raw Meat we like to celebrate an important records’ birthday by reviewing it. Happy 45th birthday Closing Time, originally released 06/03/1973 on Asylum Records.

Season 3 Episode 4 of an experimental session that we couldn't ignore. Filmed at Hermitage Works Studios by John Clay AKA Clark Kent's Rock n Roll Revue.

Following the success of their 2017 self titled debut EP, Scab Hand are already gearing up for the release of their second EP Sparse Anatomy on the 06/04/18.

Season 3 Episode 3 of an experimental session that we couldn't ignore. Filmed at Hermitage Works Studios by John Clay AKA Clark Kent's Rock n Roll Revue.

Manchester based Leather Party have got a story to tell. This is part two. Both the artist image and video are by the talented Olivier Richomme. Words are by Leather Party.

Manchester based one-man band, Leather Party have got a story to tell. This is part one.

As we all watch the world disintegrate, we asked our contributors to tell us which bits of 2017 they didn't completely hate. Photographer Chris Patmore picked a handful of his best.

Everyone's favourite Scrappers have shared their sickeningly good new single 'Sick of Me' ahead of releasing their upcoming album, Autonomy; out 23/02/18 on Zen Ten Records.

This Friday, Bitch Falcon release their thunderstorm of a single, 'Of Heart'.

LIFE made us a playlist of things they like because we like them. You'll like it.

“You guys have been really lovely to us in the past. I’m glad you’re liking what we’re putting out. I’m glad we’re still doing you proud.”

London-based Fever Dream's latest single 'Heads Will Roll' is the sort of song that we started doing SOTW for.

Artist Russell Taysom has briefly opened the Pandora's box of his mind to answer a few questions for us on his work.

Our snapper Chris Patmore spoke with Pierre in London, about his music, the upcoming festival, and living in Montreal.

We're going to Bestival this Summer and Skinny Girl Diet are playing Bestival this Summer. We have so much in common.

Having just played Download festival, the lovely Leeds lot, Fizzy Blood have released new single 'Summer of Luv' as well as being announced for Reading & Leeds festivals. Busy butts.

Lucy Leave are one of the weirdest bands we've heard in a while, so we immediately knew we had to have them. Hear their new EP here first.

'My Mine' is mellow and dreamy, to say the least. This song is as deep and personal as can be, and you should be prepared for a rollercoaster.

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

Furs & Masks debut AA single 'Cool Breeze/Tight Squeeze' // 'Strangers Once More' is out 14/04/17. Hear 'Strangers Once More' here first.

The hazy Nashvillers Okey Dokey have taken us by the hand and written a little track-by-track map for their new album. Love You, Mean It is out now via Exag Records.

Photographer Chris Patmore captured the mayhem of The Sly Persuaders album launch gig/party/riot. Featuring support from Bridport Dagger and Saint Agnes.

We've got an exclusive for you - London's Sly Persuaders debut album. We also asked a few questions so we can all get to know them a little better.

Tim Mobbs spoke to Menace Beach at Hare & Hounds in Birmingham just before the third show in their 15-date tour.

On their new single, 'Sorcerer', TONSTARTSSBANDHT are perhaps at their most accessible, despite the intimidating size of this nine-minute song.

We asked our contributors to tell us which bits of 2016 they didn't completely hate. Our New Music Editor, Emily Pilbeam, picked Car Seat Headrest's album, Teens of Denial.

We asked our contributors to tell us which bits of 2016 they didn't completely hate. Writer Izzie Dyer favours four-piece, Teleman’s second album.

We asked our contributors to tell us which bits of 2016 they didn't completely hate. Photographer Chris Patmore takes us through his favourite shots to a soundtrack of Jeff Beck.

After being locked away in a studio, Worst Place have given us the gift of premiering 'The Sun Changed Everything'. Listen now.

Melbourne quartet, Lowtide have shared another track from their upcoming self-titled debut LP, out 05/08/16 on Opposite Number.

Before we see them play LeeFest at the end of the month, we asked previous SOTW-band Peluché what the hell they're all about.

We're proud to present to you Honey Lung's debut single, 'Something'; to be released on RYP Recordings, 29/07/16.

Reminiscent of Iris from Taxi Driver's chilling audition tape, this new video from Mayflower Madame implies found footage of a sinister precursor to bloodshed.

It's Field Day this weekend! Just before you head off to the festival, we've brought back our Clash feature to tell you which bands deserve your attention at Field Day.

If there's one thing that Raw Meat loves, it's a good ol' DIY organisation. Which is exactly why we spoke to Tony Ereira from Come Play With Me singles club.

Arrows of Love latest single, the appropriately venemous, ‘Toad’ is out on 27/05/16 via Handspun Records.

Apparently they've been described as "deranged", but we prefer the term unique. White Wine have released a video for their latest single and you can watch it here first.

Lo-fi layers of chanting and overlapping jangly guitars stir together to create the foggy 'Alright Don't Worry', out 16/05/16 on Chud Records; hear it here first.

Raw Meat's Emily Pilbeam chatted to our headliners, Dinosaur Pile Up at the Raw Meat All-Dayer in Leeds 27/03/16.

Vulgarians have released a music video for their huge new single 'Lost Sanity Smiles'. Watch it here first.

Raw Meat's Emily Pilbeam chatted to Fizzy Blood at the Raw Meat All-Dayer in Leeds 27/03/16.

Raw Meat's Finn D'Albert chatted to Press To Meco at The Raw Meat All-Dayer in Leeds 27/03/16.

We were so excited by Vulgarians' set at the Raw Meat All-Dayer that we dragged them off to chat to our editor, Finn, almost before they were off the stage. 

Emily Pilbeam sat down with Jack Bennett, otherwise known as Grumble Bee, after his grizzly set at our all-dayer in Leeds last month.

The first track from Roseau's upcoming EP goes live today. Synths, suspense and the most sensitive use of distortion you'll ever hear.

Here at Raw Meat we like to celebrate an important records’ birthday by reviewing it as though we’ve never heard it before

Brighton band KRAK KRAK are releasing their debut album All the punks in the world can’t save us now on Rawshark Records, 30.11.15.

Delta Mainline’s melancholy single ‘Vultures’ was mastered with Geoff Pesche (Aphex Twin, Blur) at Abbey Road, and the influences drip and trickle throughout every element of the song.

Ahead of their appearance at 2000 Trees, The Lion and the Wolf (Thomas George) had a chat with us about the dreaded singer-songwriter tagline, going it alone, and Def Leppard.

Lyrically driven and electronically sensual, New York-based, Irish Sorcha Richardson's latest single 'Petrol Station' is direct, bare and incredible. 

New York natives MisterWives have arrived in London for their very first headline UK show.

Hailing from Brooklyn, Sunflower Bean are releasing their latest single on limited 7" and as a download. 'I Hear Voices' is out 24/07/15 on Fat Possum Records.

Table Scraps' second single from their upcoming debut album More Time For Strangers, is out next week. And we like it. The album itself is out 05/06/15.

With their debut album White Reaper Does It Again coming out 17.07.15 on Polyvinyl Records, these high-speed garage punk darlings have released another intense riff-filled gem.

This track from Will Samson & Heimer's album Animal Hands uses acoustic instruments to build electronic noise. Out on Karaoke Kalk 29.05.15.

We want to make sure you're well educated in time for JUNK.'s Liquorice EP to come out on CHUD Records, 04/05/15, and for their Summer dates to kick off.

At Raw Meat we like to celebrate an important records' birthday by reviewing it as though we've never heard it before. The Infamous, was originally released 25/04/95 on Loud Records.

The Clash is a new feature here at Raw Meat where we check out the bands that are playing at the same time at a festival and we make them fight.

Here at Raw Meat we like to celebrate an important records’ birthday by reviewing it as though we’ve never heard it before.

Little is currently known about Saveus...

We're hitting Camden Town's doom and stoner rock festival Desertfest, so Finn D'Albert spoke to the festival's band booker Reece Tee about how he goes about choosing who's who.

Sat upstairs in Camden’s Lock Tavern, Finn met the team from Fluffer.

Garage punk band, Dedwardians, ended our night at Nightmare. It turns out Dedwardians consist of just the right amount of different genres.

Dan Wilson, nineties guitar-pop legend, speaks to our editor about writing songs for other people, why he writes songs at all, and working with Carole King.

Here at Raw Meat we like to celebrate an important records' birthday by reviewing it as though we've never heard it before.

Wild Smiles' Chris, spoke to us fresh off the back of the band's gigs in Germany and slot at Bestival. Their debut album Always Tomorrow is out 27.10.14 on Sunday Best Recordings.

This Brazilian hip hop/ baile funk trio have released their second mixtape Nossa Gang (Our Gang) and it's filthy good. We spoke about where they come from and where they're going.

Here at Raw Meat we like to celebrate an important records' birthday by reviewing it as though we've never heard it before.

Stream 'Excised' from experimental rock legends R.O.C on the Raw Meat site this week. Out 22.09.14 on Metal Postcard Records.

Here at Raw Meat we like to celebrate an important records' birthday by reviewing it as though we've never heard it before.

We spoke to Sam and Charlie of Charlie Boyer and The Voyeurs at our launch a few months ago. They gave us a hint as to what their new album won't sound like.

We interviewed friend and member of the Raw Meat team, Darren Parker. It was both more difficult and far more rewarding than expected.

In between selling records and drinking beers, the guys from Lion Coffee and Records spoke to me about what that is, what it does and why it does it.

Brighton three-piece Spit Shake Sisters play a messy blend of garage and psych, evoking Ty Seagall as much as the Stooges in their reverb-drenched, lo-fi sound.

Raw Meat's Emily Pilbeam spoke to Nathan Day from Darlia; the band you can catch everywhere this Summer.

After we confirmed our admiration/ obsession with Happyness' Weird Little Birthday in our review of the record, the band kindly agreed to answer a few of our burning questions.

Taken from their self-titled EP, The Districts release 'Rocking Chair' on Fat Possum Records. Out 26.05.14.

We spoke to Thom and Ash from God Damn about toilet erotica and what they love about the current music scene.

Raw Meat favourites, Pulled Apart By Horses return with mouthwatering new single ‘Hot Squash’.

An international survey of festival goers has highlighted the huge amount of waste generated at music festivals. The first of its kind survey was co-produced by Teresa Moore

We chat to Thief's PJ Wolf about The Great Escape, his plans for 2014 and the promising future of Australian electronic music. 

Winchester’s finest export Wild Smiles offer free download ‘Fool For You’ ahead of Sunday Best signing.