Tag Archives: Loud

LOUD HORIZON IS BACK ….. well, sort of.

As the site seems to still attract readers despite there being no new content for well over a year, I’ve decided to partially resurrect the blog. There will now be intermittent posts, as and when I have time and while … Continue reading

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SPRING KING – ‘New Favourite Band.’

Manchester band SPRING KING have today been declared Radio 6music’s Steve Lamacq as ‘This Week’s New Favourite Band.’ Of course, that comes as no real surprise to this smug wee bastard who was raving about the band back in March … Continue reading

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VIC GODARD & SUBWAY SECT: ‘We Come As Aliens.’

The observant reader will notice that this review is filed under the ‘Punk Albums’ category. Perhaps that’s just through sentiment on my part, as back in the day VIC GODARD & SUBWAY SECT were always regarded as such, although more … Continue reading

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ROCKBURN: ‘Red Dress’ EP

Bellshill (don’t call it Glasgow!) four-piece band ROCKBURN play a melodic, driven brand of Rock, based on the ‘Classic Rock’ of days gone by, but with an added modern twist.  That the ‘modern twist’ on the lead track, ‘Red Dress’ … Continue reading

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THE INVASION OF… : ‘The Invasion Of…’

 Hmmmm! I get the impression that I’m going to made feel guilty for not really ‘getting’ the vibe of this mini album, the eponymous debut from THE INVASION OF… See, this five piece band is being touted partly on the … Continue reading

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SHRAG: ‘Life! Death! Prizes!’

Last year’s debut album from Brighton band SHRAG was one of my favourite releases of the year, and still remains one of the most frequently played on my I-Pod. But for any band, so we’re told, their follow-up album is … Continue reading

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DD/MM/YYYY: ‘Black Square’

Ha! Every now and then an album comes along that really defies conventional description. ‘Black Square’ is one of them, which probably quite pleases Toronto five-piece DD/MM/YYYY. (The band explain the origins f their name thus: “We didn’t want a … Continue reading

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