On the eve of the London Olympics, Saturday 28 July, it seems apt that the Sound Island Music Festival will be paying homage to the ‘Best of British’, flying the patriotic flag high, with a host of top British bands that helped rock the 90s. We can now announce that a spark of ‘Madchester’, fused [...]
Entries Tagged as 'Brit Pop'
Terry Lane - Tuesday 10.04.12, 14:05pm
Edwin Huxley - Monday 12.03.12, 07:26am
Following the announcement that celebrated Brit rockers, Reef, are to release an exceptional and innovative box set in March, we can now reveal the full and comprehensive tracklisting.
Available to buy on 26th March 2012 Reef release their complete recorded works in this all-encompassing box set. Spanning across their ten year career, the 9 CD and [...]
Stephen Coole - Sunday 22.01.12, 18:47pm
On 20 February Fire Records will reissue It (1983), Freaks (1987) and Separations (1992).
Britpop has been retired for some 15 summers now. It showered itself in glory for two bright years but the fame became too powerful and Britpop eventually swallowed itself whole, omitting the painful stench of excessive flatulence as it went.
However, sat slippered [...]
John Williams - Friday 07.01.11, 14:15pm
Kicking up a bit of a buzz since being premiered on Radio 1’s Zane Lowe show towards the end of last year and gaining support from all the relevant radio and media outlets during the last few weeks, Little Comets will release their new single Joanna on January 17th.
The new single follows hot on the [...]
Terry Lane - Friday 15.10.10, 12:14pm
After seeing The Len Price 3 live last month I got a copy of their latest album, Pictures.
Live, The Len Price 3 are full of garage punk sweat and beans, jumping round and off the stage, frantic stomping to and fro, with more beats per minutes than The Jam ever had for breakfast. The album, [...]