The Wildhearts + Napalm Death + Merzbow = Mutation

  That’s one hell of an oddball line up. But it’s true, the latest project from The Wildhearts mastermind Ginger Wildheart goes by the name Mutation and features contributions from the legendary Shane Embury of Napalm Death, the king of noise Merzbow, Mark E. Smith of post-punk titans The Fall and members of the UK’s new rock upstarts Hawk…

Brew Records Closes It’s Doors

  It’s a sad day. UK independent record label Brew Records has announced that they are closing their doors after 6 years of service. The label has been a home to some of the noisiest and loudest bands in the UK including Hawk Eyes, Blacklisters and Nine Black Alps and released over 25 releases…

Hawk Eyes Go On A ‘Witchhunt

Leeds very own alt-rockers cum post-hardcore merchants Hawk Eyes (known as Chickenhawk until recently are a band that you should probably familiarise yourself with. Their most recent album, IDEAS, dropped earlier this year and has slowly been building fanfare over the last few months, coinciding with the bands recent tour schedule,…