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    • The Bohicas - The Social, London May 25, 2015
      Very much looking the part, The Bohicas hit the stage for the last show of their 4 date residency at The Social and immediately
    • Whitesnake - The Purple Album - Frontiers May 25, 2015
      From the opening blast of ‘Burn’ this album drives hard, fast and with huge power – Whitesnake plays the songs of Deep Purple
    • Peace - Hammersmith Palais, London - Skullcandy May 24, 2015
      A select group of people were royally treated to a combination of one of Britain’s most exciting young indie bands and a nostalgic night were one of London’s most famous former venues was reincarnated for one night only.
    • Goldsmack - Wild Season May 23, 2015
      Goldsmack are a trio from an isolated part of Italy, and there is a palpable sense of desolation about the music on this debut EP.
    • Brandon Flowers - The Desired Effect - Virgin EMI May 20, 2015
      The Killers' frontman pays tribute to his 80s influences on impressive second solo album.
    • Pale Honey - Pale Honey - Bolero Recordings May 17, 2015
      Pale Honey (Tuva Lodmark – guitar/vocal and Nelly Daltrey –drums) at first hearing sound like kooky trying-too-hard hipster fodder.
    • Ady Johnson - Thank You For The Good Things May 13, 2015
      "This sound is just a pop song, I can never say all I wanna say." There's a lot of thoughts swimming around the self-critical ocean of Ady Johnsons mind
    • Chilina Kennedy - What You Find In A Bottle May 13, 2015
      Broadway star releases debut album. Transferring from stage star to successful recording artist is not always easy.
    • We Are The City - Violent - Sinnbus May 10, 2015
      First impressions are always tricky anything can affect an initial judgement: the time, the place the mood the tiniest thing can influence the reaction.
    • Terakaft - Alone - Outhere May 10, 2015
      ...the result can hardly be less than magical. And so it proves – from the opening rhythms and chants to the last fade this is a magical trip into the deeps.
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    • Monki Reviews The Singles May 25, 2015
      Vital selector delivers her verdict...Monki was drawn to music from an early age. Checking out London's pirate radio networks before hitting her teens, the aspiring selector would bunk off school to mess around on turntables. Now one of the most vital figures in UK electronic music, Monki holds down a regular Radio 1 slot in addition to running her own […]
    • Album Stream: Dawes - 'All Your Favourite Bands' May 25, 2015
      Stream it in full...Dawes have always been rooted in their locality. A band dripping in SoCal atmosphere, the Los Angeles band have spent three albums exploring their surroundings in the best way possible. Now, they're ready to transcend those influences. New album 'All Your Favourite Bands' pushes ahead, breaking through barriers and utilisin […]
    • Track Of The Day 25/5 - Ninsun Poli May 25, 2015
      'Good'Sweden's Eurovision victory was richly deserved – after all, the country has been producing stunning pop music for decades now. Artful, poised and packed with potential, Ninsun Poli is just one example of the country's rich pop lineage. Releasing her 'Great Leap Forward' EP last year, the singer played a handful of UK show […]
    • Listen: Arca - 'Washed Clean' May 25, 2015
      Producer shares new track...Arca made a bold introduction on last year's 'Xen', a thrilling, daring introduction to a powerful electronic talent. Over the weekend, the South American-born artist placed new cut 'Washed Clean' online. Much more than just something he found lying on his hard drive, it finds Arca gently nudging his aesth […]
    • Surfer Blood Have Been Robbed May 25, 2015
      Donations for Thomas Fekete stolenSurfer Blood posted a message to fans over the weekend, calling for help after their van was robbed. The group lost vital equipment and money from recent shows, alongside a raft of personal items. Guitarist Thomas Fekete was diagnosed with a rare form of cancer earlier this year, with fans handing over donations at each show […]
    • Grimes To Release New Album In October May 25, 2015
      "Every track is super different..."Grimes' much delayed new album just took another step forward. Speaking to fans on Twitter, Clare Boucher revealed that her new record is finished and it will be released this October. Expect the unexpected, though, with Grimes warning that none of the material sounds like recent tracks 'Go' or […]
    • Premiere: Port Isla - 'Ready For The Fight' May 22, 2015
      Download it now...Port Isla are already making waves. Lauded by BBC Introducing, the band's songwriting – crisp, buoyant, epic yet humane – has enraptured fans. New EP 'A.L.I.V.E.' will be released shortly, with Port Isla handing an exclusive preview to Clash. 'Ready For The Fight' is a storming return – already a high point of the b […]
    • In Conversation: Hiatus Kaiyote May 22, 2015
      Multi-dimensional, polyrhythmic gangster steez...Hiatus Kaiyote are having the least relaxing of post-show experiences. They're in Austin, Texas - having just completed their set at Banger's (a restaurant famed for its selection of 30 homemade sausages) that's been taken over by P Diddy's TV company. The super tight level of security make […]
    • Their Library: Peter Broderick May 22, 2015
      Literary influences explored...Peter Broderick is a songwriter of rare, rare depth. Capable of stretching his artistry to fit all moods and genres, new album 'Colours Of The Night' is a dazzling return. Out now on Bella Union, Clash reviewer Gareth James was moved to describe it as “a quite remarkable record”. Intrigued, Clash invited Peter Broderi […]
    • Premiere: NYMA - 'Love Will Tear Us Apart' (Magda Vs NYMA String It Along) May 22, 2015
      Marking the 35th anniversary of the death of Ian Curtis...This week marks the 35th anniversary of the death of Ian Curtis. The singer was widely mourned by fans, with many assessing the impact his work has left behind. Magda and Nyma's Define The Relationship project paid their respects, with a completely overhauled version of 'Love Will Tear Us Ap […]
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Live Video of the Day: Walker Lukens – Every Night (Live on KUTX)

Posted by falconi5 on August 14, 2014

walker3There’s a bad moon rising and his name is Walker Lukens.  Here he is live with The Side Arms.

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Live Video of the Day: The Struts – Could Have Been Me (Live at the Isle of Wight 2014)

Posted by falconi5 on August 11, 2014

thestrutsLooking and like just about every Ramone there is, and sounding more like Freddie Mercury than Adam Lambert on this fiery performance from The Isle of Wight, Luke Spiller and the Struts are ready to make your Rock and Roll hit list.

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The Falcon’s Nest Featured Album: Lydia Loveless – Somewhere Else

Posted by falconi5 on July 26, 2014

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Live Video of the Day: Ian Hunter and Mick Ronson – Cleveland Rocks

Posted by falconi5 on July 12, 2014

ianI am not sure if there is room enough for Johnny Football and Le Bron in the same city, but it’s going to be a whole lot of fun finding out.

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Live Video of the Day: Orianthi – Voodoo Child

Posted by falconi5 on June 22, 2014



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Live Video of the Day: The Strypes – What a Shame (Live on David Letterman)

Posted by falconi5 on June 21, 2014

strypesSimply the best of the Retro Garage Rockers in the game today.

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Live Video of the Day: The Milk Carton Kids – Michigan (Austin City Limits)

Posted by falconi5 on June 19, 2014

milk cartonI have it on good authority that The Milk Carton Kids show in San Francisco was off the chain. For most of us that missed it, here is a superb quality live rendition of their song “Michigan” on Austin City Limits. For those that are not familiar with this group think Simon and Garfunkel for the new millennium. Thanks Chris, see you in a couple weeks.

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Live Video of the Day: Justin Townes Earle – White Gardenias (Live at McCabes)

Posted by falconi5 on June 19, 2014

justinThe new album comes out September 9th. In the meantime enjoy “White Gardenia’s,” a single from Single Mothers.

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Rock Collabo of the Day: Anna Calvi and David Byrne – Strange Weather

Posted by falconi5 on June 17, 2014

annacalviAnna Calvi and David Byrne, two of our absolute favorites get together on this atmospheric marvel.

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Live Video of the Day: Alejandro Escovedo – Anchor

Posted by falconi5 on June 16, 2014

alejandroAlejandro Escovedo along with Willie Nelson and Joe Ely, true Texas Treasures.

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