Author: Matt Ganfield

Christine and The Queens

RIOT’s Release Radar #002

In the same week that storm Ciara smashes through the North of England, Parasite has smashed through the Oscars, picking up four gongs. This may sound impressive; but with Cats omitted from the nomine…

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King of Leon announce Finsbury Park show

Kings of Leon have announced their first London show since 2017's British Summer Time headline performance. the band will perform at Finsbury Park on 28th June, with strong support from a bill that…

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RIOT’s Release Radar #001

Today will live long in the memory of the British public for two reasons. Firstly; Nigel Farage has celebrated Brexit by unveiling a portrait of himself in a ceremony which included a speech from Jim …

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The Great Escape Announces 100 More Acts

The Great Escape has announced a wave of 100 artists who will feature at this year's festival, including; Dorian Electra, Mercury Prize-nominee Ghostpoet and Arlo Parks - who was recently named as one…

Ones To Watch 2020 Part Three

RIOT’s Ones to Watch 2020 – Part Three

Rounding off our search for some of the most exciting rising through the ranks at the moment, we take a final look at our ones to watch for 2020. Missed our previous instalments? Catch part one featur…

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Mitski shares new song ‘Cop Car’

Mitski has released her first original track since 2018's Be The Cowboy. 'Cop Car' has been a feature of Mitski's live performances for some time now and the song is the latest to be taken from the s…

Ones To Watch 2020 Part Two

RIOT’s Ones to Watch 2020 – Part Two

As 2020 starts marching into full gear, we return with part two of our ones to watch, where we look forward to which artists are going to become playlist mainstays over the next 12 months. If you miss…