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13 best new albums and reissues to add to your playlist

Get these records in your ears when they drop… The usually hectic album release schedule is slowing down as we head into the final part of the year, perhaps in preparation of all of those end-of-year lists that are soon to be flooding your consciousness. WOW247 will have one of those too, don’t worry. But …

Music Lists November 7, 2014

Hookworms announce new album and UK tour dates

Leeds-based psych rockers Hookworms have announced their second album The Hum is to be released on November 10. [Photo: Facebook] Hookworms garnered a cult following with their 2013 album Peal Mystic and the latest LP looks to offer the same brand of intense noise with psychedelic reference points, judging by lead single ‘The Impasse’. The band are …

Darkside, Daughter and Jon Hopkins for Beacons Festival

Darkside, Daughter and Jon Hopkins have been revealed as the headline acts for Beacons Festival, which takes place in the Yorkshire Dales. Other acts confirmed for the festival, at the Funkirk Estate, Skipton from August 7-10, include The Fall, Hookworms, Toy, King Creosote, Melt Yourself Down and East India Youth. [Jon Hopkins and King Creosote, …

Best independent music venues: Soup Kitchen in Manchester

It’s Independent Venue Week, and so to celebrating we’re looking in detail at the best small music venues up and down the UK. This time it’s the turn of the Soup Kitchen in Manchester. We asked events manager Ciarán Cullen what sets the place apart. [EMA at the Soup Kitchen – picture: Phil King / …

City Lists January 29, 2014

Clinic and Moon Duo to headline Liverpool Psych Fest

Clinic and Moon Duo will headline the Liverpool Psych Fest, which has announced the line-up for its “two-day psych marathon”. The Liverpool International Festival Of Psychedelia, to give it its full title, takes place at Camp And Furnace between September 27-28. [Clinic released their latest album Free Reign II this year] Billed as “the UK’s …