…And The Hangnails – DOG

Fuzzmongering Indie Punk duo from York/London …And The Hangnails are set to release their fourth album “DOG” through Young Thugs Records on 12th May. Mirroring a classic punk sound while delivering a hard new level of noise, this record could be played pretty seamlessly aside their previous release, “Rut”, the only difference being a clear bar raise in production and overall sound. Continue reading


Against Me! return to Xtra Mile

Xtra Mile Recordings have made a mini-announcement, confirming that Against Me! have resigned to the label for their new album. The band will release their follow-up to 2014’s fantastic ‘Transgender Dysphoria Blues’ in the Autumn, marking their seventh full-length album. Continue reading


The podcast’s back! After quite a few weeks away, we’ve returned with new music, live music and plenty of festival chat, including a wishlist of 2000 Trees acts!

Track listing:

  1. Tenacious D – Rize of the Fenix (Live)
  2. Boy Jumps Ship – Burn
  3. Mayday Parade – Get Up
  4. Nothing But Thieves – Trip Switch
  5. Recreations – Built To Last
  6. Trapper Schoepp – Ogallala
  7. Ducking Punches – God Damn Coward
  8. Ben Marwood – I Promise You That It Will Be Okay
  9. Billy Bragg – Sexuality (Live)
  10. Beans on Toast – The Great American Novel
  11. Crazy Arm – Tribes
  12. Against Me! – I Was A Teenage Anarchist (Live)
  13. Frank Turner – Mittens

The Colour Of Vinyl’s Album Of The Year 2014

The decision to pick Album Of The Year is always a difficult one. It’s hard enough to create a shortlist, then to narrow it down to a top 10, let alone pick on record alone. Yet there will always be that one that stands above the competition as the finest collection of new music you’ve heard in the last calendar year. In this, I’ll attempt to take you through my favourite 10 albums of the year, culminating with my numero uno, and then a load of apologies to those bands who missed out. Here we go…

Continue reading