Rotterdam showcase festival Left Of The Dial has announced 17 new names for its 2022 edition.

The festival runs from October 20-22 within the beautiful confines of Rotterdam’s city centre and sprawling waterways. Words: Karl Johnson | Photo: Katie Allen The much loved Dutch showcase festival returns to Rotterdam in 2022 for its fifth edition, and they’ve just announced 17 new names for the weekend to add to their current line up. Cut between a collection of Rotterdam’s fantastic spaces and … Continue reading Rotterdam showcase festival Left Of The Dial has announced 17 new names for its 2022 edition.

Third Man Records London announce first signing in London four-piece Island Of Love alongside live video.

Upcoming EP ‘Songs Of Love’ will arrive March 18th with nods to early Teenage Fanclub and late 80’s Dinosaur Jr. Photo: Alisha Brocklebank | Words: Karl Johnson When Jack White took to the rooftop of Third Man Records’ newest location to celebrate its opening in September last year, we’d have forgiven him for using this stunt purely for the promotion of his own solo career … Continue reading Third Man Records London announce first signing in London four-piece Island Of Love alongside live video.

London institutes Spilt Milk and The state51 Conspiracy bring us live sessions from a new wave of talent.

Recorded in an East London factory, the live sets will be broadcasting each week this Autumn. Words: Karl Johnson | Photo: Ella Pavlides Since the mid-90s, The state51 Factory has hosted solstice parties, headphone festivals, photography shoots, pop quizzes, film nights, Q&As, art exhibitions and more, all in support of the wider arts community from its base in Brick Lane, London. Teaming up with London … Continue reading London institutes Spilt Milk and The state51 Conspiracy bring us live sessions from a new wave of talent.