Journalist (Reading, Berkshire, England)
- Having spent the first part of my career in the live music industry, I have 16 years experience working in London as a Sound Engineer and Producer for music, advertising and digital agencies, not to mention mixing and mastering for a vast number of record labels. Outside of this, I'm passionate about running the music collective “Made At Last” promoting new and emerging musical talent.
A fitting celebration of twenty years in the music industry, 'Twenty' is a suitably nostalgic trip for fans of emo kings Taking Back Sunday while, at the same time, setting things up nicely for the future.
Northern Ireland’s alt-rock trio, Therapy?, triumph with a superb London show at O2 Academy Islington, promoting new album Cleave out now on Marshall Records. Openers were King Creature.
Florida emo pioneers Dashboard Confessional make a triumphant return to the UK with a superb performance at London’s Koko supported by Black Foxxes.
New York pop-punkers From States Away display an impressive return to form with third EP I Swear This Light Won’t Fade.
Nothing,Nowhere made a triumphant return to London for a sold-out show at The Garage with support from Lontalius and Sullii.
Saves The Day founder Chris Conley chats in depth about the story behind the band’s ninth studio album 9, his love for songwriting, having a loyal and appreciative fanbase, the possible return of The Bug Sessions.
Seasonal evolve with a emotive and uptempo pop-rock sound for their sophomore EP Weathered, released on the newly formed independent UK label Undead Collective Records.
Northern Ireland rock legends Therapy? are back and sounding stronger than ever - their 15th studio album Cleave via newly-founded Marshall Records leaves a sense of focus, determination, and hunger.
Youth Fountain have received huge praise for crafting a fresh-sounding brand of pop-punk tinged emo, so upon signing with Pure Noise Records, we had a chat with the rising duo.
Real Friends bassist Kyle Fasel discuses Warped Tour, coping with mental health issues, and superb new record Composure out via Fearless Records.
Dartford post-hardcore three-piece Tailblock attempt to take off with the release of sophomore EP Think Or Be.
Norway’s Halcyon Days re-emerge with a strong melodic hardcore sound on their second full-length album Rain Soaked Pavements & Fresh Cut Grass, via Indie Recordings.
Ex-Emmure members are back with new band Painless. We caught up with vocalist and ex-Defiler frontman, Jake Shaw, to talk about the debut single “Spellbinder” and forthcoming No Help EP.
Dave Stephens of We Came As Romans discusses the band’s SharpTone Records relesae, Cold Like War, and long-awaited return to the UK.
Mainstream British quintet Seasons turn a new page with the release of third EP Chapters
It takes something special to stand out from the pack and, although the Better Days’ formula is certainly nothing new, Call It Home are up there with the best of them.
Noise metal legends Will Haven breathe entirely new life into their sound with sixth full-length album Muerte.
Seasonal have premiered a brand new track titled “Honestly” taken from their forthcoming EP due in Summer 2018.
Deez Nuts frontman JJ Peters sat down for an exclusive interview to discuss the Impericon Never Say Die! Tour 2017 and the superb new album Binge and Purgatory.
The Impericon Never Say Die! tour once again rolled into London's Camden Electric Ballroom with a deservedly large following and a brilliant line-up.