Yack! Artists Of The Year 2018 // #3 Fur

    Making into the top three Artists Of The Year is Brighton’s FUR. Although there hasn’t been a huge amount of recorded output from the quartet this year they have given us plenty to get excited about for the year ahead. Having caught an absolutely packed out set at The Great Escape as well…

New Music – SLEEPTAPE ‘Run’

    More heavy grooves for Tuesday (we might make this a thing), Newcastle’s SLEEPTAPE have come through with a punching new single in ‘Run’. The new release features massive grooving riffs and powerful, almost guttural vocals and incorporates some influence from the nu-metal things in the early 00s without the track feeling like a…

New Music – Afterwords ‘The Deep End’

    Something a little heavier for Tuesday coming from Seattle rock outfit Afterwords. Their latest release ‘The Deep End’ comes as the first track from the bands upcoming EP of the same title. Recorded by Grammy award winning producer Casey Bates (Pierce The Veil, MxPx), ‘The Deep End’ is a heavy, rhythmic offering packed…

Yack! Artists Of The Year 2018 // #4 Spinn

Words by Mia Seabrook (@thtmusicperson)     While they might not be on everyone’s radars right now, they’ve been around for a while now and they definitely deserve more attention. Formed in 2015, this this indie four-piece see themselves as the “connoisseurs of jangly dream pop”; a bold, but seemingly true statement.     Since…

New Music – Pure Mids ‘Don’t Quit’

    Pure Mids is a California based trio who blend the sounds of  self-skepticism and optimism in an alternative, showgazey hue. Latest release ‘Don’t Quit’ is the latest single from the three-piece and follows on from the success of their debut eight-track album ‘Optimistic-ism’ that was released back in January. 80s styled drum machines…