Author: Matt Ganfield

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RIOT Introducing #013: TV Priest

Conceived around London's outskirts, TV Priest announced their arrival earlier this year with the thumping track 'House of York', becoming a favourite with the likes of BBC 6Music in the process. L…

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RIOT Release Radar #021

The guitar used by Kurt Cobain in Nirvana's MTV Unplugged show has sold for $6million. The Australian founder of Rode Microphones won the artefact at auction, breaking the record for most expensive gu…

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Album Review: Jockstrap // Wicked City EP

That quote about understanding the rules well in order to break them has been attributed to an infinite list of visionaries since Pablo Picasso first proposed the notion. Rarely, though, does an artis…

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RIOT’s Release Radar #017

Remember bank holiday weekends, with your mates, at a pub, or maybe even a festival? Yep, so do we. Let’s compensate for these bank holiday blues with our latest Release Radar; featuring everything fr…

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Riot Introducing #010: Bdrmm

Bdrmm (or Bedroom) create fuzzy shoegaze from Hull. We caught their winter show at The Victoria in Dalston and can't recommend it enough - a reverb-heavy experience that verges on transcendental.. Def…

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RIOT’s release Radar #016

Running out of things to say here... no gigs.. no festivals.. Just buy some merch from your favourite artists and we'll weather this storm together. Blah blah blah, wash your hands. x Laz…

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RIOT Introducing #005: Glass Peaks

Having released their debut EP, It’s Raining On The Wrong Side of the Window, last week, we dropped a line to indie three-piece Glass Peaks to chat about their latest musical expoit, fantasy lineups a…

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RIOT’s Release Radar #014

We are sure that you are missing gigs as much as we are. We are longing for the moment that we may endure sweaty crowds that obscure the stage, overpriced drinks and a long queue for the toilets follo…