Posted Oct. 3, 2019, 2:40 p.m.
When Irish five-piece The Murder Capital recently released their debut album When I Have Fears, it was rapturously received by critics and music fans alike, ... read more
Posted Aug. 27, 2019, 3:48 p.m.
Having started out in bands and working in collaboration with other musicians, Minnesotan musician Aaron Rice decided to strike out on his own in 2015, ... read more
Posted May 26, 2019, 12:01 p.m.
"This sounds made up, so I apologise, but it’s totally not," says Dear Boy frontman and lyricist Ben Grey when explaining the inspiration behind the ... read more
Posted May 11, 2019, 2:12 p.m.
Achieving phenomenal success with the release of your debut album is the kind of thing that most bands can only dream of, but what happens ... read more
Posted Oct. 21, 2018, 2:54 p.m.
Fatherson's new album seesaws between visceral, enveloping rock music and experimental, cinematic soundscapes, which should come as no surprise as the Scottish trio's back catalogue ... read more
Posted April 8, 2018, 12:55 p.m.
“It’s like a divorce. You can be as friendly as you like but there’s always a bit of an energy,” says erstwhile Kaiser Chief Nick ... read more
Posted Dec. 12, 2017, 2:32 p.m.
The closing track on electronic musician Hiatus' latest album All the Troubled Hearts immediately catches you off guard. The gravelly voice of an older gentleman ... read more
Posted Sept. 3, 2017, 2:05 p.m.
Last Autumn a rectangular glass box appeared on one of Dublin's busiest streets. Inside, there was a bearded man, eyes shut, singing a song recounting ... read more
Posted July 4, 2017, 3:18 p.m.
Detroit four-piece Lilac Lungs aimed to create a safe space with their recently released debut album Eventide, which confronts fears and friction that's buffered by ... read more
Posted April 2, 2017, 3:20 p.m.
White Lies first broke into the British indie music scene in 2009 with the release of their debut album To Lose My Life.... The album ... read more
Posted Feb. 20, 2017, 11:05 a.m.
A couple of years ago Vermont post-punk stalwarts The Static Age played a number of rallies in support of their state senator Bernie Sanders, whipping ... read more
Posted Oct. 31, 2016, 4:30 p.m.
"People don't want us to fail anymore, which is kind of nice." Liam Fray is considered and introspective when ruminating on the early days of ... read more
Posted May 20, 2016, 3:45 p.m.
"When I am alone, the only place to look is the crowd. I know I am up there alone." Julien Baker, a 20 year old ... read more
Posted Jan. 22, 2016, 12:01 a.m.
Robbie (Humans) SPB: How does being in a band compare to being a forest fire fighter? Robbie: Being in a band is somewhat similar to ... read more
Posted Nov. 22, 2015, 3:15 p.m.
Writing 24 songs to correspond with the 24 hours of the day is an ambitious plan in anyone's eyes, but combined with fronting the Grammy ... read more
Posted July 5, 2015, 3:41 p.m.
Anti-Flag have never shied away from exploring the complex political and social issues that affect their native United States while also maintaining a dogged awareness ... read more
Posted May 11, 2015, 2:25 a.m.
When Emmy The Great returned with her S EP nearly three years after her last release, a new band member suddenly appeared on the cover ... read more
Posted April 17, 2015, 4:45 p.m.
Twins Andy and Jez Williams braved the unforgiving Welsh winter to bring us the sound of their eponymous debut, their first release since their other ... read more
Posted March 30, 2015, 3:10 p.m.
Irish indie six-piece White McKenzie never officially broke up, they just went quiet. Frontman Kieran O'Reilly secured an acting role in the hugely popular Irish ... read more
Posted April 7, 2014, 5:41 p.m.
From writing songs in a bedroom in the Dublin suburbs to selling out venues all over Ireland and the UK, Irish four-piece Kodaline have been ... read more
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