News: Magpies and Vagabonds split

Birmingham’s Magpies and Vagabonds have today announced they’re splitting up. You can read the full statement and stream a new, final, song below. It is with heavy hearts that we announce the end of Magpies & Vagabonds. As of now, we join the countless other bands on “indefinite hiatus”, choosing to focus on other personal and […]

News: The Lonesome Crowded West Midlands

Modest Mates, made up of Sarah Carey and George Gadd, have released a two track EP called The Lonesome Crowded West Midlands where they’ve covered a couple of Modest Mouse songs. The release is the first on the newly formed Midlands-based Not Cool DIY label, and all proceeds will be donated to St. Basils who help homeless […]

News: SYS DIY #5 with River Jumpers, Perkie and More

Seeing Your Scene presents… River Jumpers – Punky pop-punk with big singalong choruses and cool melodies – http://riverjumpers.bandcamp.com/ Perkie – Great keyboard based catchy poppy punky songs – http://perkie.bandcamp.com/album/time-machines Alex Hel – Really great acoustic stuff from Nottingham’s own – http://alexhel.bandcamp.com/ One more TBA! £4 adv, fiver OTD so buy advance tickets! All ages BYOB […]

News: The Swellers announce final UK tour

The Swellers have announced their final UK tour as part of the “Call it a Night” tour. April 2015: 21: Birmingham – The Rainbow 22: Manchester – Sound Control 23: Glasgow – Audio 24: Leeds – Key Club 27: London – Dome Tufnell Park 28: Brighton – The Hope

SYS Exclusive Stream: Facing Up stream demo

New band Facing Up have put their demo up for streaming – which can be found below. The band is from Brighton and made up of ex Fighting Fiction members. We had a chat to vocalist/guitarist Jacob Glew about the project. Below is what he had to say: This is a rehearsal room/bedroom demo kindly recorded by […]

Exclusive: Cheap Guerrilla Monsoon records!

We’ve teamed up with Guerrilla Monsoon to bring you all some cheap deals on their records! Have a look here! We’ve teamed up with our friends in Guerrilla Monsoon to bring you some pretty cool exclusive offers… Get the Big City Plans 10″ and the Guerrilla Monsoon/Gameday Regulars split 7″ for £9 together – OR – […]

News: Plaids call it a day

One of Nottingham’s finest, and the people behind our favourite venue JT Soar, Plaids, have called it a day. After releasing their fantastic debut album earlier in the year after a string of EPs, the band this morning posted on Facebook: “Plaids is fucking dead. No final show.” RIP Plaids 2012-2014