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Independent Venue Week: Our guide to the best gigs

Independent Venue Week kicks off next Monday, for its third annual instalment of supporting grassroots gigs across the UK. The collection of events aims to promote those who play host to up and coming musicians all year round; the venues who are in it for the sense of community and collaboration more than lining their own pocket, and act …

Gig Guides January 21, 2016

BBC 6 Music Festival announces full line-up

We already knew it was going to be in Bristol, and that it would feature Primal Scream, Roni Size and Tricky. But today we found out the full line-up for the 2016 edition of the BBC 6 Music Festival, and it’s pretty impressive. The full #6MusicFestival line up is finally here – find out more and …

Savages share blistering new track 'TIWYG'

Post-punk revival outfit Savages have shared a second track from their upcoming album Adore Life. ‘TIWYG’ (we’re presuming an abbreviation of ‘this is what you get’) is a blistering distorted guitar track powered on by a thumping drum beat – with some definite Nick Cave swagger thrown in for good measure. The track is the second …

Music News November 18, 2015

Savages announce 2016 UK tour dates

Savages have announced a 2016 world tour that will include eight dates in the UK. The four piece will tour in support of their forthcoming album Adore Life, which will be released on January 22 next year. The tour will kick off shortly after the album release and UK dates will include shows in London, Bexhill, …

Gig Tickets October 28, 2015

Kite Base unveils debut track 'Dadum'

Savages’ bassist Ayşe Hassan has shared a new track from her side project Kite Base. ‘Dadum’ is the first look at what’s to come from the latest bass-heavy double act on the already saturated scene. Formed with fellow bassist Kendra Frost of post-punk band Blindness, Kite Base describe themselves simply as ‘Electronics & Bass’. More …

Radar August 4, 2015

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

Gigs and tours this week: Frightened Rabbit, Savages, Depeche Mode

Everything from mathcore metal to sleek synth-pop is covered in this week’s pick of the best gigs and tours in the UK. Throw in a side helping of Syrian trad, a reformed girl group and a gravel-voiced troubadour and you’re bound to find something to your tastes. [Frightened Rabbit are back on home soil this …

Gigs November 5, 2013

The Mercury Music Prize shortlist 2013 – an interactive guide

The Mercury Music Prize revealed its 12-strong shortlist of albums competing for the 2013 award yesterday, but how many have you heard so far? Here Nick Mitchell offers an interactive guide to all 12 LPs. Did your favourite record of the past year miss the list? Vent your fury in the comments below… Arctic Monkeys …

Music What's On September 12, 2013
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