Thanks to everyone for coming out to the homelessness show on Thursday! It was a great night. Big thanks to JT Soar for being the best venue around and Guerrilla Monsoon, Perkie, Magpies & Vagabonds and Mixtape Saints for playing amazing sets. Here’s everything we raised! Baked beans x20 Soup x19 Noodles x12 Tinned tomatoes […]
Monthly Archives: November 2014
Fishlock Fridays #1: DIY vs Money
“Let’s start something bigger than us” – The Smith Street Band Hello, my friend Max here at Seeing Your Scene has suggested I do a weekly column – it will probably end up more than likely monthly, but we will see. For those who don’t know me (I mean why would you?), I’m primarily a […]
Session #6: Perkie
We recorded this video of Perkie at a house show in Coventry!
EP Review: Black Foxxes – Pines
If you like Brand New and Manchester Orchestra, the Exeter three-piece Black Foxxes are sure to grab your attention. With post-punk melodies woven with a Nirvana-esque lyrical style, the upcoming Pines makes me think of Brand New’s The Devil and God are raging Inside Me (2006) – especially songs such as “You Won’t Know”. Opening […]
News: Corporate Hearts announce new album, stream new song “Hex”
Corporate Hearts have announced new record The Shreds to be released on the fifth of December through Wreck it Records! The acoustic punk duo have also released a new song called “Hex” which is taken from the record. It’s really good. You can stream it below.
Album Review: Auxes – Boys in My Head
Auxes is an indie punk band from Hamburg, Germany who are about to release their latest album Boys in My Head through Gunners Records (German home to The Gaslight Anthem). Members of the band have been making waves in the underground scene since the mid-’90s, they include Dave Laney (Milemarker, Challenger), Florian Brande (Kommando Sonne-nmilch, […]
Session #5: T-Shirt Weather – “Flutter Through the Winter”
In typical form, our friends in T-Shirt Weather got in a skip to play us one of their songs. Here’s “Flutter Through the Winter”.
Community Discussion: What gets people out to DIY shows?
This week we’re talking about what we think drags people out to shows from the perspective of promoters, bands and punk fans. It can be tricky convincing people to go to your show where you’ve got yourself a perfect lineup in a perfect venue for perfect entry cost, yet you’ve only managed to get ten […]
SYS Show #2: Homelessness Benefit w/ Guerrilla Monsoon + more (Nov 27, Nottingham)
Seeing Your Scene presents… Christmas-themed homelessness benefit show Clear out your cupboards and come see some great bands. All proceeds will be going to Emmanuel House and The Friary who do lots of work supporting homeless people in Nottingham. We’ll also be taking tin donations and want all of you to bring at least three! […]
Album Review: The Jazz June – After the Earthquake
Twelve years is a long time, especially in something that is constantly evolving such as the music industry. But emo veterans The Jazz June have taking to the fresh waters of the new school with their new album After the Earthquake like they haven’t been out of the game at all. 2014 has been a […]