Daughter Interview : Loud and Quiet Magazine September 2012

Whispering out from the speakers of teenage bedrooms across the land, Daughter’s anthemic ode to the heady rush of ‘Youth’ is fast becoming a Youtube covers sensation. Daughter seem oblivious to the attention,… Continue reading

Laurel Collective Interview: Ballad of Magazine September 2012

We’re only 10 minutes in and already Laurel Collective seem to be a magnet for disaster. Over steaming plates of Mexican food they cheerily relate tales of lost passports, broken tour buses and… Continue reading

Blacklisters Interview: Loud and Quiet Magazine August 2012

Strolling into the deserted courtyard looking fiercely hung over, Blacklisters are still dusting off the bruises from their appearance at last weeks Hevy Festival. Singer Billy Mason-Wood sums up the event with characteristic… Continue reading

Beacons Festival, 17-19 August Funkirk Estate, Skipton: Loud and Quiet Magazine

Picture by Me of my mate Megan having a bloody good time! After near biblical flooding stopped last years Beacons debut they are back with a new site and a triumphant sold out… Continue reading

Y Not Festival, Pikehall Farm, Matlock, Derbyshire 3rd-5th August: Counterfeit Magazine

Pictures by Jamie Boynton Y Not Festival started life in with a Derbyshire quarry full of friends, a truck load of a beer and an oversized lighting rig. Now in its 7th year,… Continue reading

Milk Maid and Shinies, Oporto: Loud and Quiet Magazine July 2012

Haloed against an electric blue screen the youthful scufflings of SHINIES sounds out to muted applause. This stubborn mid-week crowd hold no truck with hype and SHINIES fail to fight their corner, quickly… Continue reading

Eagulls EP: Loud and Quiet Magazine July 2012

Eagulls EP    Sexbeat Records 16th July Bursting back onto the scene with their first release since last years Mazes split; Eagulls have grown into a confident presence on the UK DIY scene. Recorded… Continue reading

Ladyhawke Interview May 2011: Loud and Quiet Magazine

Come-backs are never easy, something New Zealand songstress Ladyhawke knows all too well. After all the awards, the sell-out shows and the ‘Lady-electro scene’ hype died down there was silence. Fighting off the… Continue reading

Zulu Winter, Brudenell Social Club 15/05/12: Counterfeit Magazine

Image by Brian Fantana Zulu Winter are everywhere right now, with their off-kilter pop hit ‘We Should Be Swimming’ being piped out in shops and sound tracking ‘life moments’ in reality dramas across… Continue reading

Live at Leeds Festival 05/05/12: Loud and Quiet Magazine

Image: Danny Payne That time of year is upon us once more, like Christmas for music lovers, Festival Season. With over 500 festivals taking place across the country this summer you have to… Continue reading