post-punk

The Wake to release new studio album “Perfumes and Fripperies” on October 30th 2020

Post-punk outfit The Wake has announced they will release a new long-play, entitled “Perfumes and Fripperies”. A fixture in the early - to mid-90s goth rock scene, The Wake are re-emerging with a new offering, almost 25 years since their last full-length album.

Ahead of that, they present the lead track “Hammer Hall”, a lushly layered, powerful, dark soundscape laced with infectious hooks and driven by signature vocals. Listen to the new track below.

IDLES live streaming show from Abbey Road

Over the past few years, Bristol’s IDLES have acted as a counterweight to the continuous rush of despair and sadness emanating from every corner of the media.
 
With their third album “Ultra Mono” few weeks away (September 25th), the excitement that develops within IDLES fan base ahead of this three-part stream weekend is really big, especially due to the economy situation that we are all facing in 2020.
 

Black Country, New Road announce Winter & Spring 2021 European Headlining Tour

London and Cambridge’s Black Country, New Road spent the start of 2020 performing a number of sold-out and memorable live shows, including an incendiary headliner at The Village Underground, before beginning work on their as-yet-untitled and much-anticipated debut album.

Today they announce a series of further dates across Europe for 2021 including their biggest London play yet at The Electric Ballroom.

They will be playing the following dates.

European Tour Dates 2021:

The 69 Eyes to stream their 30th anniversary show from Helsinki on June 26th 2020

The 69 Eyes released their apocalyptically titled new album “West End” last fall and started their all year lasting 30th anniversary world tour.

Now they are celebrating their three decades by streaming a live show from Helsinki, Finland on Friday June 26th, 2020, at 20:00 (EET).

The Helsinki Vampires will rock around the world for their fans live on their screens and the ticket link works for four days after. More expensive ticket allows also for a virtual meet & greet with the band.
 

Wolfhounds to release new studio album “Electric Music” on July 3rd 2020

London-based C86 legends Wolfhounds have announced their new album “Electric Music”, set for release on July 3rd, 2020, via A Turntable Friend Records. Ahead of this, they present lead single “Can’t See the Light”, a powerful track that opens fire on side one of the forthcoming record with captivating video by David Janes. Listen to the new track below.

Rewind Festivals rescheduled for Summer 2021

The Rewind Festivals have been postponed until 2021.

Read the official statement:
“We are saddened to announce that Rewind Scotland, Rewind North, and Rewind South will no longer take place in 2020. The health and safety of all Rewinders, the artists, staff and community will always be our top priority, and it became clear that rescheduling the festivals was unavoidable.