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Paul Simon Bids London Farewell At BST Hyde Park

Paul Simon Bids London Farewell At BST Hyde Park

It's basic gig maths: the bigger the audience, and the further from the stage, the bigger the chance of ending up next to people who spend the whole show chatting, Facetiming, or taking selfies until going wild when the hit single is played in the encore. So, in a...

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AHI Releases New Single Straight Ahead

AHI Releases New Single Straight Ahead

Canadian singer/songwriter AHI (pronounced "eye") has released his new single, Straight Ahead. It's the latest to be taken from his forthcoming album, In Our Time, due for release via 22nd Sentry/Thirty Tigers on 10th August 2018. The single has been released in...

2000trees Festival Rocks The Cotswolds

2000trees Festival Rocks The Cotswolds

Where do you start to describe a weekend like 2000trees festival? Blistering heat, and a line-up that puts most of this year’s ‘bigger’ festivals to shame. It was fantastic. The atmosphere around the site is so chilled and laid back. With the site being relatively...

Stone Free Festival In Photographs

Stone Free Festival In Photographs

Not every music lover is automatically an outdoor festival goer. The idea of seeing different bands over a weekend might be appealing, but the prospect of torrential rain, mud, temperatures of 30 degrees, or sleeping in a tent can be enough to stop people from going...

2000trees Festival Rocks The Cotswolds

2000trees Festival Rocks The Cotswolds

Where do you start to describe a weekend like 2000trees festival? Blistering heat, and a line-up that puts most of this year’s ‘bigger’ festivals to shame. It was fantastic. The atmosphere around the site is so chilled and laid back. With the site being relatively...

Alanis Morissette Loves The Bright Lights @ Hammersmith Apollo

Alanis Morissette Loves The Bright Lights @ Hammersmith Apollo

The seats had been set out for singer-songwriter Alanis Morissette’s two performances at the Apollo in Hammersmith, London, but they could have saved themselves the effort as the excited crowd had no plans to use them. They were already in buoyant mood from England's...

Ramble On: Ramblin’ Man Fair 2018

Ramble On: Ramblin’ Man Fair 2018

Over the weekend of 30 June/1 July, the leafy environs of Mote Park in Maidstone opened its doors once more to the fourth annual Ramblin’ Man Fair. To say that preparations for this years’ event were a little troublesome wouldn’t do justice to the term. Firstly, the...

Chris Difford (Squeeze) – Cool For Cats In Summer

Chris Difford (Squeeze) – Cool For Cats In Summer

Festival season has been blessed with a heatwave in the UK this year. Not something that rolls off the tongue, as any mud-bathed, Wellington-booted, festival stalwart will testify. Yet, here we are in sweltering central London, for the first of the annual BST Hyde...

Phoxjaw An Interview With A Band That Bites

Phoxjaw An Interview With A Band That Bites

2000trees were excited to add Phoxjaw to their festival lineup, so I took some time to get to know a little more about the Bristol alt-rock band who have been getting a fair bit of attention this year. I began our interview by getting a little introduction to the five...

Ennor The English West Coast Beach Boys

It was the Beach Boys that became famous for songs about the west coast of America. Ennor are doing the same in 2018, however their west coast is more rugged and dramatic. In its title alone, Ennor’s West Coast forms a suggestive link between their roots in the south...

AHI Releases New Single Straight Ahead

Canadian singer/songwriter AHI (pronounced "eye") has released his new single, Straight Ahead. It's the latest to be taken from his forthcoming album, In Our Time, due for release via 22nd...

Rayland Baxter Releases Thought Provoking Single 79 Shiny Revolvers

Less than two weeks before the release of his album Wide Awake, July 13th, Rayland Baxter has released a new single from the album. 79 Shiny Revolvers was the first song Rayland wrote during his...

Francobollo Release Phenomenal Video For We’re Dead

There are not many videos these days that make you sit back in awe, but today at RockShot we have seen one that has done just that. There have been many ground breaking videos over the years and it...

Amanda Shires Shares Eve’s Daughter

Critically acclaimed singer/songwriter/violinist, Amanda Shires has released her new single Eve’s Daughter. Following in the wake of Leave It Alone, this is the latest single to be taken from her...

Psych Rockers The Black Delta Movement To Release Debut Album Preservation

  When you think of Psych Rock, you do not automatically think of the city of Hull, however The Black Delta Movement have been causing waves within this genre. The band have the approval of Anton...

Don Broco Tour & Greatness Video

Don Broco have announced a major UK tour for next year, including a headline show at London’s Wembley Arena, which will be their biggest show to date. This follows their Top 5 album, Technology,...

Bethia Beadman Unveils At The Beach Video Premiere

Bethia Beadman, the British alternative singer-songwriter who’s been described as a cross between Ziggy Stardust and Maria Callas, is back with a new single, At The Beach, and its B-side, Peninsula....

The Spitfires Release Remains The Same From Year Zero

The Spitfires have released Remains The Same with an accompanying video, from their much anticipated forthcoming album, Year Zero which will be released via Hatch Records on 27th July. Their work...

Tigercats Release Warriors Inspired Video To Stay Out Of Limehouse

Tigercats have released their brand new video for album track Stay Out Of Limehouse, taken from the band's new album Pig City. Stay Out Of Limehouse combines infectious mutant disco hooks with a...

CHVRCHES Go Live At House Of Vans

Glasgow-based synthpop trip CHVRCHES are back with their third studio album Love Is Dead released today. And to celebrate the group, comprised of Iain Cook, Martin Doherty and Lauren Mayberry will...

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2000trees Festival Rocks The Cotswolds

2000trees Festival Rocks The Cotswolds

Where do you start to describe a weekend like 2000trees festival? Blistering heat, and a line-up that puts most of this year’s ‘bigger’ festivals to shame. It was fantastic. The atmosphere around the site is so chilled and laid back. With the site being relatively...

The Struts Bring Manchester To The Boil

The Struts Bring Manchester To The Boil

The blisters have healed. My voice has gone back to normal. And my neck no longer hurts every time I move. It's only taken three weeks for my body to go back to normal after seeing The Struts in a tiny Manchester club called Gorilla. That's because these fine young...

Don Broco Tour & Greatness Video

Don Broco Tour & Greatness Video

Don Broco have announced a major UK tour for next year, including a headline show at London’s Wembley Arena, which will be their biggest show to date. This follows their Top 5 album, Technology, which was released earlier this year. To celebrate the announcement, the...

Miles Kane Produces His Coup De Grace

Miles Kane Produces His Coup De Grace

Former The Rascals frontman and sometimes Last Shadow Puppets man Miles Kane has announced the release of his third solo studio album Coup De Grace, dropping on 10th August via Virgin/EMI. Currently in the midst of a UK club tour with his new band, Kane...

Full Line-up at Underneath The Stars Festival

Full Line-up at Underneath The Stars Festival

Underneath The Stars announces full line-up for the 2018 edition of their music & arts festival. Steve Earle & The Dukes, Kate Rusby, Ukulele Orchestra of Great Britain and Lau among those set to appear at Cinderhill Farm, Yorkshire on 20th - 22nd July 2018....