SŴN FESTIVAL 2013: Wednesday’s Band

Band of the Day - Annie Eve The time is almost upon us, there's just over a week left until Sŵn Festival 2013 begins and you have the chance to go and discover all this new music we've been talking about for the past month or so. Monday brought us the fantastic Sen Segur and today [...]

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SŴN FESTIVAL 2013: Wednesday’s Band

Band of the Day – The Echo and The Always  Today’s band of the week is a homegrown Cardiff five piece surely destined for greatness. I know what you’re thinking, these sensationalist bloggers are always gushing about every new band like they’re the best thing since facesofphiljones.tumblr.com… but bear with me because this bunch are definitely worth your [...]

Killer In You – ‘Break Control’

'Break Control'  is the debut single from Cardiff-based band Killer in You due for release on 10th March. The band plan to follow the single up with their first full album 'Signs' later this year, hoping to capitalise on attention derived from upcoming gigs at The Full Moon, Cardiff (19th April) and The Garage, London (26th April). 'Break [...]

Cafe 37 – Brand New Band Night

Situated on the student haven that is Salisbury Road is a café that is about as far from a hidden gem as it's possible to be. Cafe 37 offers an american diner experience with great food and a great atmosphere that raises few questions about it being constantly jam-packed. However, whereas it usually closes a [...]

Jealous Lovers Club – The Chapman Family with support from Science Bastard and RADSTEWART

Going into a gig almost completely unaware and unprepared for what you're about to hear is an interesting thing. I arrived at Clwb Ifor Bach with very little knowledge of any of the bands playing, besides a few quick listens to some stuff on the internet earlier that day, so I was somewhat excited and [...]

Jealous Lovers Club – Playlounge, Joanna Gruesome and HAMAMAMA

OTB took an outing this week to Jealous Lovers Club at Clwb Ifor Bach to watch and talk to headliners Playlounge, supported by Joanna Gruesome and HAMAMAMA. Jealous Lovers Club is an indie/alt club night that takes place around Cardiff, providing great nights out with an alternative tinge. Coming soon: we will be covering Jealous Lovers [...]

Scriber – Bethlehem

Bethlehem is the debut single from local folk artist Scriber's upcoming EP, due for release in March this year on Rocking Chair Records. Upon first listen I felt that this was a good enough slice of indie-folk, the sort of song that you would expect to hear in a post-Fleet Foxes, post-Bon Iver scene. However, upon [...]