The Sultans of Ping

The Sultans of Ping FC are an Irish band formed in 1988 by Niall O’Flaherty, Pat O’Connell, Paul Fennelly and Ger Lyons. The band’s name is a play on the Dire Straits song “Sultans of Swing”, dating from a time when “it was sacrilege to say anything whatsoever funny or nasty about Dire Straits”. Following …

13 Bats

13 Bats. Formed at the end of 2006 in the basement of VallekasTattoo (Madrid) by Dani (vocals and double bass) and Albert (guitar).  Carter appears, who in a few days becomes the third member of 13 Bats . The mix of Punk, Rockabilly, and the unique style of the Californian Carter, drummer that comes from playing …

FRAUDS

FRAUDS Following recent tour dates with ex-Reuben front man Jamie Lenman, Croydon based duo FRAUDS are pleased to announce the release of their debut album With Morning Toast & Jam & Juice on Till Deaf Do Us Party Records on 8th December 2017. Commenting on the release, the band elaborated: “We wanted to make our debut album a concise blast of everything we …

Aerial Salad

Aerial Salad. Play: Aerial Salad - Dunhills Manchester punk-trio, Aerial Salad have teamed up with London label, Plasterer Records for the release of their debut album, 'Roach'. 'Roach' is a collection of 12 melodic, pop/punk rock songs, with a distinctive old-school vibe running throughout that touches on subjects such as depression, self-reflection, and modern-day struggles. 'Roach' …

Gloo

Gloo Ahead of a London headline show later this month, Littlehampton trio GLOO are pleased to reveal the video for their latest single ‘Force You’. Play: GLOO - FORCE YOU Out now via all good digital retailers and streaming platforms through their own DIY label Dropping Bags Records, Commenting on the concept for the video, …

The Meteors

The Meteors. Play: The Meteors - Insane   The Meteors were started in 1980 by P. Paul Fenech, Nigel Lewis, and Mark Robertson . Fenech and Lewis had played in rockabilly bands before, but left their former band, Raw Deal, in order to experiment with a new sound that mixed horror and science fiction lyrics with a punk rock / rockabilly crossover (as distinct from …

Blitz

Blitz. Play: Blitz-New Age Blitz was a street punk/Oi! band from New Mills, Derbyshire, England. They had success in the United Kingdom indie charts in the early 1980s. With both punk and skinhead members, they were enthusiastically championed by Sounds magazine writer Garry Bushell. Inspired by the growing Oi! scene, they had sent him their demo tape early in 1981. Bushell was impressed enough to put two of their tracks on that year's Carry …

The Cramps

The Cramps Play: The Cramps - You Got Good Taste The Cramps were an American garage punk band, formed in 1976 and active until 2009. The band split after the death of lead singer Lux Interior. Their line-up rotated much over their existence, with the husband-and-wife duo of Interior and lead guitarist and occasional bass guitarist Poison Ivy comprising the only permanent …

Penny Cocks

Penny Cocks Play: Penny Cocks - Down The Undergound Penny Cocks are classic. They sound classic and they look classic. Their band is classic: two punks and two skins. Pure mathematics and sharp angles, pure punk rock trigonometry. Band Members Adri Ferrer - Voice Ignasi Sànchez - Guitar Marc Blázquez - Bass Rob Dulsat . Drums …

The Ramones

The Ramones  Play: The Ramones-Blitzkrieg Bop The Ramones were created in 1974, with all band members taking the surname Ramone. The original Ramones line-up were: vocalist Joey , guitarist Johnny, bassist Dee Dee and drummer Tommy. Famous for short, fast and loud rock songs like “Beat on the Brat” and “I Wanna Be Sedated,” The …