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Cock Sparrer Box Set – The Albums 1978-87

Released by Captain Oi Records (a division of Cherry Red Records) Box sets seem to be the ‘in thing’ at the moment, whether it be a ridiculously priced luxury re-issue, another dodgy compilation featuring the same tracks yet again, or as is the case here, something that has been put…

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One Weekend + 12 Musicians = Riot Grrrl Sessions!

Recently my partner and I spent a few days in Stockholm (awesome place and not necessarily expensive), our time there happened to coincide with the Stockholm Fringe Festival and on the programme was an exhibition of, and talk on, something called Riot Grrrl Sessions, this called for further investigation! Riot Grrrl Sessions…

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Introducing Das Fluff’s ‘Anxiety Dreams’

Far removed from the average and in their own dark world of electro post-punk, is Das Fluff. The band, based between London and Berlin, have just released their fourth studio album on the 20th September, entitled ‘Anxiety Dreams’. Think Boomerang-era The Creatures, with terrifying social commentary, visions of the apocalypse…

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Millie Manders and The Shutup Release New E.P ‘Shutup’

Following endlessly positive reviews of Millie Manders and The Shutup and a brilliant clip from their set at Rebellion Festival 2018 (think Millie dancing in the crowd of a packed out Empress Ballroom), I was honoured to be given the chance to review latest E.P ‘Shutup’. Released today (Friday 21st…

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THE DISTILLERS: ‘Man vs. Magnet’ Single Review

Fifteen years on since Coral Fang and The Distillers have reformed.  They have a dozen or so reunion gigs under their belt and to cement their return, has released two new tracks: “Man vs. Magnet” and “Blood In Gutters”. You can almost hear the sweet sigh of thousands of fans…

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Rachel Plus One – The Montreal Oi! Fest

Rachel Plus One takes you north St. Patrick’s Day weekend  2018 for her band, the Droogettes, Canadian debut at the Montreal Oi! Fest.  Festival organizer Sylvan Prowers gives us some history of the fest and and the scene and we get a sampling of some of the bands from England,…

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Dunstan Bruce on returning to music

Early this year something wondrous and perfectly formed appeared in our midst…the Interrobang album had been released! If you haven’t heard it yet that’s several months of your life that have been musically poorer than they needed to be-get to it! Interrobang are like a wonderful cocktail that includes hints of The…