Leeds indie dude Joe Carter goes by the slightly cooler moniker of BEMBE when he’s with his musical pals putting together slick 80s-fused dream pop vibes.
From a solitary sounding trumpet, KINGSLEY CHAPMAN AND THE MURDER’s brooding Fevers builds into a rousing piano ballad-noir of bleak lust and hopelessness.
It’s been 12 years since we’ve had any new material from Cali-punk legends DESCENDENTS. Here’s another awesome tune from Hypercaffium Spazzinate. Enjoy.
This Friday, Leeds rockers NARCS release their awesome second album, A Thinking Animal, with a hometown show at the Brudenell. Listen to the album here.
Leeds and Reading Festival headliners RED HOT CHILI PEPPERS have just released their new tune Dark Necessities this afternoon. Check it out here.
Fuzzy lo-fi punk pair MOUSES are from Teesside and make a joyous racket between them on debut single Poison, out May 6 on Sister 9 Recordings.
Whitley Bay four-piece LISBON are back with a new tune, Shark, and it’s ace. Check it out here, as well as their new tour dates. Get your tickets booked.
Heading to Leeds and Reading Festivals this summer, BIFFY CLYRO mark their return with awesome new tune Wolves Of Winter, from forthcoming album Ellipses.
Leeds singer-songwriter KATIE DEAN is set to release her debut EP You Should Know next month, and she’s given us a taste of what to expect with Best Thing.
New tune alert! It’s been nearly 18 months since CATFISH AND THE BOTTLEMEN put out any new music, so it’s ace to hear new tune Soundcheck.
Some clever soul has created a mash-up of Death Cab For Cutie and Kanye West – Death Cab For Yeezy. It’s all kinds of awesome. Check the tracks out here.
Leeds punkers Brawlers have released a cool cover of God Gave Rock And Roll To You by Kiss to raise money for mental health charity Mind. Listen and donate.
Leeds alt-pop trio FOREVER CULT have revealed their latest single – in the fine fuzzy form of Tunnel Vision, out on November 27 as ltd ed white 7″ vinyl.
Leeds indie outfit THE BARMINES are back with a new single, following hot on the heels of their cracking debut These Days And Nights. Skys The Limit is out next Friday, November 6.
We’ve set up a Spotify playlist with all the Mercury Prize shortlisted albums on in order they were revealed by Lauren Laverne on 6 Music this morning.