Essential Advent Calendar: Hanson Say ‘Finally It’s Christmas’ With New Album And UK Shows

Currently on their ‘Middle Of Everywhere World Tour’ and on the back of their ‘Greatest Hits’ release, Hanson have just released their new Christmas album, ‘Finally It’s Christmas’ on 3CG Records/S-Curve Records). The pop-rock trio will follow this with a number of special holiday concerts in Toronto, New York, Chicago, and Los Angeles, before heading to the UK where they’ll be performing at O2 Ritz Manchester.

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Foo Fighters To Play 3 UK Stadium Shows In 2018

The world’s biggest and best rock band, Foo Fighters, have announced three massive UK Stadium shows next summer, hot on the heels of their acclaimed number one album ‘Concrete and Gold’.

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deadmau5 surprise releases ‘Legendary’ with UK rap/ hip hop artist Shotty Horroh ahead of UK festival dates

Dance music phenomenon deadmau5 dropped his brand new single, collaborating with UK hip hop/rap star, Shotty Horroh. The track, ‘Legendary’, is out today on mau5trap.

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The Moods – ‘Joy’

Born out of a musical experiment in North Manchester’s Boomshack Studios in early 2014, The Moods quickly gathered members and momentum. A dizzying amalgamation of producers and poets, they swiftly honed their very own sound, which, when taken live, quite simply blew their audiences away. It wasn’t long before they attracted the attention of local radio stations and journalists like John Robb and Terry Christian.

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The Travelling Band – ’SAILS’

Manchester’s The Travelling Band release their new album, ‘SAILS’ on August 25 through Sideways Saloon/Kartel Music Group.

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Travis – ‘The Man Who’ 18 Year Collectors Package Ahead Of Concert Dates

It’s hard to believe that ‘The Man Who’ has already come of age. Released 18 years ago in May 1999, it sounds as fresh today as it did then.

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Pete Gardiner – ‘Kiss My Lover’

Singer songwriter Pete Gardiner, like many of us, was very much affected by the recent terrorist attacks in London, Manchester, and Paris, and indeed the rest of the world.

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DIVINE INTERVENTION – The G-O-D Follow Up Stone Roses Support Slot With New Double-A-Side Single

Fresh from opening for The Stone Roses at Wembley Stadium, EP favourites The G-O-D are back with a new double-A-side single. The band, fronted by […]

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VOODOO GURUS – Have Black Grape Conjured A Classic Return?

When Black Grape first came crashing onto the scene in the mid 1990s, they were a perfect fit for the new laddism in vogue at […]

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Sukh Announces His Return To Music With The Brand New Single ‘Flight’

Singer-songwriter Sukh is back with the announcement of his new single, ‘Flight’, taken from his forthcoming album, ‘Galactic Love Machine’. It’s his first collection of material since 2015.

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Eliza And The Bear Take You ‘Higher’ And Still ‘Give Good Joy’

Eliza And The Bear’s latest track, ‘Higher’ was released on Friday 16 June, ahead of two special intimate shows, in Manchester and London.

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Jedward Send A Heartfelt Message To Manchester With Linkin Park Cover

Jedward send a beautiful and heartfelt message of love to the people of Manchester with an acoustic cover of the title track of Linkin Park’s new album, ‘One More Light’.

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A BIG DAY IN THE NORTH – Manc Legends Black Grape Return With First Album in 20 Years

Black Grape are back with their first album since 1997’s Stupid, Stupid Stupid. Pop Voodoo, the third studio LP by the band led by Happy Mondays frontman Shaun Ryder […]

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Backstage With Club Drive

Laurabeth hangs out backstage with pop band, Club Drive, asking them essential questions before their headline gig in Manchester, at Sound Control.

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Little Triggers Announce Details Of New Single ‘Silly Cigarettes’ Taken From Forthcoming EP

Liverpool indie rock band, Little Triggers, have announced the release of their latest track, ‘Silly Cigarettes’. The guitar-led song harks back to a simpler time, and carries with it a feel of the likes of Oasis, and The Thrills.

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LET THE G-O-D PROVIDE – Punk Trio Tease Tracks Ahead Of Debut Album

Manchester power trio The G-O-D have given essentiallypop a sneak preview of four tracks ahead of the release of their self-titled debut album. The band, fronted by Dub Sex […]

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