When I arrived it was vastly different from my last visit in the dark months of the year, daylight reigning supreme but the fans were out in force. I got there around 30 minutes before doors and the line was already going onto the pavement. Advertisements
The debut album from Utah five-piece Sunsleeper is an outstanding, heart-wrenching, reflection on change, loss and – in the words of vocalist and guitarist Jeffery Mudgett – “harder to swallow circumstances”.
To put this review in context, I first saw Bones playing back in December 2014.
Three years ago the then teenage members of Pretty Vicious were picked up and thrown headfirst into the music industry.
Currently on tour in support of their new album Phases, Chase Atlantic stopped at Ace of Spades in Sacramento.
We caught up with Freddy Spera of Crejuvent.
On June 28th New Politics made their way to Holy Diver in Sacramento for part of their mini 10 year anniversary tour and with how high energy the band’s shows are and given the size of the venue, fans were in for a treat.
We caught up with Taylor Hughes of alt-pop outfit EXNATIONS.
Back at the beginning of June 2016, I was at Boston Music Rooms in North London to photograph Broken Witt Rebels, a brilliant young rock/blues/soul band from Birmingham (the original Peaky Blinders one, not the Alabama one). They were the support for a US band called Tyler Bryant and The Shakedown.
Edinburgh pop-punk band Woes are releasing their hotly anticipated debut album Awful Truth on June 28 via label UNFD.
Through Fire are a hard rock/alternative metal quartet, hailing from Nebraska, USA. They are set to release their next studio album All Animal on July 19 through Emphatic Records.
Epitaph Records signees Plague Vendor are here to destroy all stereotypes, and they want you to know all about it.
Vukovi have been on an upward climb and have been touring all across Europe and then the UK over the past few months. This all accumulated at an explosive show at the Underworld in Camden.
On June 4, Chon came to Ace of Spades in Sacramento, CA to kick off their summer tour in support of their new self-titled album.
We get to know European rockers The Bateleurs.
The Word Alive played the Underworld in Camden, London with support from Make Them Suffer, Of Virtue and Aviana.
Close to wrapping up their Seasons Tour, Sylar stopped by Holy Diver in Sacramento, California on May 23 for a high energy show.