Rozzie ‘Spoons it with Static Personality!

Rozzie ‘Spoons it with Static Personality!

The Zine UK's Queen of Quirk Rozzie Manic returns with an interview with Static Personality. In a 'Spoons, of course... L-R: Will, Jan, Filip, Hamish and Harvey. It’s a bright sunny day and I am chilling in Mile End’s favourite (non) smoking area, the Wetherspoons beer garden. Having positioned myself in the seat that gets the most sun, I await the arrival of Static Personality, a freshly graduated and new-to-London indie band bringing ‘sexy party vibes’ (in their own words) to the pub scene. When they arrive they tell me they don’t like pitchers, which I find borderline offensive, but against my better judgement I stay for a chat. Once Will (vocals), Filip (guitar), Hamish (drums) and Harvey (bass) have each ordered a pint instead, we do just that. Don’t worry readers, Jan (tambourine) turns up later. So, you’ve just come from…
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The Albion Rooms open. The Libertines tour.

The Albion Rooms open. The Libertines tour.

"It might be a while before we challenge The Savoy or The Grand Budapest in the hotel stakes, but we’ve put a lot of love into this. Meanwhile it’s a colourful and inspiring home for The Libertines and I look forward to the Albion Rooms becoming our very own Warholian Factory.” ( Carl Barât) Mais, oui! ...do like to be beside the seaside. Just when Britain needs all the best visions of itself possible, THE LIBERTINES unveil the first phase of their vision to convert a five storey, ten room, Victorian building into an ArtBeat central.The Albion Rooms (Two Bars and a Recording Studio) open on 31st August 2019). We say hip hip HOORAY! Kent is home to various of TheZineUK's fave friends/allies (some fave Birds n Fairies included), and…
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#NEWMUSICSATURDAY WITH ELLY BAILEY: 14

#NEWMUSICSATURDAY WITH ELLY BAILEY: 14

The Jacques – Kiss The Pharaoh The Jacques welcomed return see's them take a darker path with this ethereal, hypnotic track. https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=LKyHAdL08EY&feature=youtu.be Calva Louise – Belicoso A ferocious, punk filled, riotous tune from our #Zeenagers Faves, expect mosh-filled crowds when seeing this live. https://open.spotify.com/track/2miicbSi3pZwm6Jzgw6AjF Sophie and the Giants – Break The Silence Euphoric, rapturous and uplifting single from the Reverend and the Makers' tipped band. https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=oCJ5SKBmEk0 Follow #NewMusicSaturdays on Twitter, want to be featured next week? Tweet us @TheZineUK
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The Tearaways

The Tearaways return to these shores for their fourteenth consecutive British tour. They are modern day troubadours with an authentic musical heritage running richly through their collective veins. “I remember seeing The Tearaways at Shea Stadium ...great band” -  Tom Hanks  They are Rock and Roll Hall of Fame Drummer, Clem Burke of Blondie playing with singer-songwriters John Finseth, Greg Brallier and David Hekhouse. This tour will be especially poignant. Another member, John Ferriter now Rests In Power. An Entertainment Executive, he launched celebrity talent agency The Alternative, after nineteen years in PR and had recently signed TOWIE diva, Gemma Collins to his rosta. Earlier this year, Gemma continued her rise to fame in Hollywood when she appeared in The Tearaways video for 'Sweet Sounds Of Summer' Watch the video for…
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ALIVE Tour 2019 rocks October

ALIVE Tour 2019 rocks October

This Feeling has announced its third consecutive Alive Tour in association with Scott's menswear and Red Stripe. Four of the UK’s best new alternative rock bands; Sugarthief, Hourglvss, The Kicklips and The Estevans as a thrilling live music exhibition. Alive is the road show, that celebrates the grassroots scenes every gig, with a massive rock n roll love-in: October 2019 :Wednesday 2nd Record Junkee, Sheffield, Thursday 3rd Broadcast, Glasgow, Friday 4th Night People, Manchester, Saturday 5th Hope & Ruin, Brighton, Wednesday 9th Clwb Ifor Bach, Cardiff, Thursday 10th Thousand Island, London, Friday 11th Boileroom Guildford, Saturday 12th The Sunflower Lounge, Birmingham If you have ever wanted to be a part of an authentic music movement, grab a ticket for this all top tips tour, affordably. £8 advance for London, £6 elsewhere https://metropolismusic.com/artists/this-feeling-alive/ In the…
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New Music Saturday

New Music Saturday

#NewMusicSaturday 13: SPIT – Sky A hypnotic, dynamic, smooth rock tune. https://open.spotify.com/album/0fxewGwjdgMf6VeV83Mhvu October Drift – Losing My Touch A distorted and unique, emotionally rich song. https://open.spotify.com/album/2X8GhGjrYrowKIGEmtjsL3 Feet – Outer Rim This track from indie-punks Feet goes down a treat at live shows.  https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=a5eG9uqzYDQ Here It Comes Again – Sports Team This 6-piece band provides a buzzing energy through their fast paced indie fuelled tracks.  https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=yiSb0DtcQxw
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