Posts by ryanbell

Albums of the Year (that you may have missed…) Bambara – “Shadow on Everything”

As 2018 draws to a close, you are now likely to start seeing music publications releasing their “end of year

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Live Review: Shame – Stylus, Leeds

In January, London based punk quintet Shame released their debut album Songs of Praise to widespread critical acclaim. Now, as

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First wave of acts announced for Reading and Leeds Festival 2019

The first artists confirmed to play Reading and Leeds festival next year have been announced this morning (21st November) and

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Live Review: IDLES – Stylus, Leeds

On my way to Stylus, the venue in the heart of Leeds University student union, I realise I am lost.

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E.P. Review – Sleaford Mods – ‘Sleaford Mods’

Sleaford Mods return with another helping of their signature brand of ferocious minimalism with a short self-titled E.P. Akin to

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Live Review: Arctic Monkeys, Sheffield Arena

After releasing their divisive sixth record ‘Tranquillity Base Hotel and Casino’ back in May, Arctic Monkeys return to their native

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Album Review: Idles – Joy as an Act of Resistance

‘Joy as an Act of Resistance’ is the highly anticipated sophomore album from breakout Bristol post-punk group IDLES, who released

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Album Review: Slaves – Acts of Fear and Love

‘Acts of Fear and Love’ is the latest record from Tunbridge Wells noise makers Slaves,  their third full release following

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Slaves announce new album and mini UK tour

Tunbridge Wells based punk duo Slaves have announced their third album, following on from 2016’s ‘Take Control’. ‘Acts of Fear

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Album Review: Kids See Ghosts – ‘Kids See Ghosts’

‘Kids See Ghosts’ is the long awaited and self-titled collaborative project from Kid Cudi and Kanye West, and is the

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