Against a backdrop of geographical isolation and the creeping influence of gentrification, the Pacific Northwest continues to produce stellar new bands. Rob Mair looks at some of the emerging acts from a scene that rarely disappoints…
“People try to put words in artists’ mouths. But I know who I am.”
Jared Hudkins talks pop culture escapism and “having a good-ass time”.
Five albums in, Atlanta’s finest talk creativity, comfort zones and Kanye.
Paramore’s frontwoman talks Riot!, self-reflection and personal growth with T7 editor, Ryan De Freitas
Rich Hobson chats to frontman Jimmy Wizard about the state of hardcore and how his band works within it.
“With Black Mile To The Surface, Manchester Orchestra have created a dramatic and highly satisfying body of work…”
Milk Teeth tell Jake Richardson how they went from existential crisis to major label debut in 18 months.
By Rich Hobson Picture by Stephen Curry Coventry may not be the spiritual capital of the UK, but it does have its own ghostly connections (most famously as The Specials’ titular ‘Ghost Town’). Although less bleak than depicted in that late-70s portrait, Coventry is still an inauspicious place for an up-and-coming metal band to kick off a mini UK tour. […]
Track 7 Editor, Ryan De Freitas speaks to Rise Against vocalist Tim McIlrath about what keeps him and his now-iconic band going.
Get to know the Fremont, CA pop punks alongside a premiere of their debut self-titled record.
For our June cover story, Kristy Diaz speaks to KG’s Lucinda Livingstone about excellent new album, Seafoam, and their journey so far.
If Download festival is to survive the retirement of its core headliners, rock and metal fans urgently need to broaden their horizons.
Thrice’s hiatus cleared the slate, and primed the band for their most successful album in a decade.
Rich Hobson writes about the loss of a hero.
Thom Weeks talks DIY, public perception and their brilliant new record, Outsiders