Cardiff's Music Scene Has Reached Crisis Point
With the recent closure of two key venues and a proposed Wetherspoons hotel now looming, the Welsh capital’s Womanby Street cultural hub stands on a knife edge.
Waltzers and War Dubs: A Look Inside Blackpool’s Burgeoning Grime Scene
It might have more of a reputation for ballroom and donkey rides, but it's the direct and defiant sound of grime that is now thriving in lower class neighbourhoods of the Lancashire borough.
South Wales Was the New Seattle? Total Bollocks
Funeral For A Friend’s Matthew Davies-Kreye dissects the South Wales post-hardcore scene of the early 00s, and how the hype both galvanized it and tore it apart.
Does it Really Suck to Grow Up Outside of London in a Shit Town Like Basingstoke?
London is Britain's cultural hub. But there are important things outside of the capital too, namely the local music scenes.