Catching Up With… Quinn

A new bassist, a new EP and zany lo-fi music videos… I catch-up with Sam Lambeth, frontman of alt-rock three piece Quinn.

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Where did you find inspiration for the video accompanying your latest single, Summer’s Gone?

I often come up with zany ideas for music videos. Luckily, by this point, Samm and Andy kind of know what to expect and just go along with it. I’d like to think those that know Quinn are both aware that off-centre videos are part of our shtick. If it’s good enough for Bjork…

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Sundara Karma play Rescue Rooms

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Reading four-piece Sundara Karma, which consists of vocalist Oscar Lulu, drummer Haydn Ashley, bassist Dom Cordell and guitarist Ally Baty, have been making waves this year; from playing Reading and Leeds festival this summer, to receiving critical acclaim for singles Loveblood and She Said. Vocalist Oscar chats to Ellie Kemp about their favourite Notts venue, tour antics and their highly anticipated debut album.

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Glastonbudget 2016: Review and Interviews

The weekend of 29th May saw renowned tribute festival Glastonbudget return for its 12th year.

2016’s line-up included tributes to legends such as Mercury, Michael Jackson and Tina Turner, as well as a whole variety of young, original bands.

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The first artist I spoke to was Ben as Michael Jackson, who has played Glastonbudget for the last five years – along with his band, he headlined the festival the first time they played, and have opened every time since.

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Nothing But Thieves Q and A

With one sold-out UK tour under their belts, Essex five-piece Nothing But Thieves are busy embarking on their next as well as supporting rock legends Muse around Europe. Guitarist Dom Craik chats to Ellie Kemp about weird fan encounters, meeting Thom Yorke from Radiohead and life on the road.

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You had to reschedule some of your Under My Skin tour dates due to supporting Muse – how did that come about?
We played with Muse last year in Rock in Roma. I think they’d been sent our music. We got asked to do 16 more dates with them, which is ridiculous. We found out that it clashed with our UK headline dates and it was such an internal battle. We worked out that we could reschedule the dates pretty quickly and we’ve kind of made it work out for the best. Continue reading “Nothing But Thieves Q and A”