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Single Review: Higher // Mondo Cozmo

One of LA's rising talents, Mondo Cozmo, has released his most infectious and dance-based single to date. Laced in tribal drums, Higher is an unorthodox take on the strains, efforts, and rewards of re…

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Discover: Glass Mountain

Ethereal, visceral, cinematic, and a whole other host of brooding synonyms are how best to describe the Bradford post-punk quartet Glass Mountain. In their arsenal lies their debut EP Glacial, an amal…

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Acts that RIOT enjoyed in 2016: Part One

Yes, we know we're late to the party, but we just couldn't resist having a look back and picking out some of the acts we've really quite liked this year. In this, and two other posts to follow, we wav…

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Single Review: Cash // Soulohlove

Set to cause a stir in 2017, London-based singer Soulohlove has dropped her latest single, Cash. A track accompanied by a deep R’n’B-styled bassline throughout, Cash systematically hosts fragmented ye…

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Introducing: Astroid Boys

Name: Astroid Boys Hometown: Cardiff, Wales Listen to: Posted, Rinsa Hailing from Cardiff's CF10 area, Astroid Boys aren't quite what you'd expect at first. Having grown up fuelled on punk, co-fron…

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Single Review: Cling // Brooders

After their ferocious debut single Haze was unleashed, Leeds-based trio Brooders have hit back with a second offering in the form of Cling. Honing in on their neo-grunge sound tinged with psychedelia,…

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Single Review: Luna // Veludo Planes

Southsea quartet Veludo Planes have been bubbling under the indie radar for the past year after relentlessly playing gigs in 2016. Support slots with the likes of Spring King, and the release of their…