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Latest News

Watch this! Rats On Rafts new video premiere + album news

On the lead track from their new album, the Dutch post-punk noiseniks, Rats On Rafts, have transitioned from their punk-spiked pop to psyche-post-punk protagonists. We've...

Handel Festival blends baroque and beats – news

Choral ensemble Festival Voices are joining forces with DJ and producer Nico Bentley for an innovative reimagining of classic works by baroque composer George...

Marilyn Manson: We Are Chaos – album review

Marilyn Manson We Are Chaos Caroline Records All formats available There will always be something about Marilyn Manson's...

Mademoiselle – film review

Mademoiselle (1966) Director: Tony Richardson Cast: Jeanne Moreau, Ettore Manni, Keith Skinner Format: (Dual Format Edition) Runtime: 104...

CATEGORIES

LATEST

Marilyn Manson: We Are Chaos – album review

Marilyn Manson We Are Chaos Caroline Records All formats available There will always...

Mademoiselle – film review

Mademoiselle (1966) Director: Tony Richardson Cast: Jeanne Moreau, Ettore Manni, Keith...

The Reflectors: First Impression – album review

THE REFLECTORS FIRST IMPRESSION Time For Action Records LP | CD |...

NiNE8: NO SMOKE VOL.II – Review

Lava La Rue, Biig Piig and co. follow up their debut mixtape with an intense new record, but can they maintain their DIY shine?

Bill Fisher: Mass Hypnosis and the Dark Triad – album review

Bill Fisher: Mass Hypnosis and the Dark Triad (Setaphonic...

Anticolonial Afropunk Rockers — Interview with Crystal Axis

Afropunk rockers trained as lawyers, combatting systematic oppression one...

ALBUM REVIEWS

Marilyn Manson: We Are Chaos – album review

Marilyn Manson We Are Chaos Caroline Records All formats available There will always be something about Marilyn Manson's...

The Reflectors: First Impression – album review

THE REFLECTORS FIRST IMPRESSION Time For Action Records LP | CD | CASS | DL Out now!   Long Beach...

NiNE8: NO SMOKE VOL.II – Review

Lava La Rue, Biig Piig and co. follow up their debut mixtape with an intense new record, but can they maintain their DIY shine?

Bill Fisher: Mass Hypnosis and the Dark Triad – album review

Bill Fisher: Mass Hypnosis and the Dark Triad (Setaphonic Records) LP | CD | DL Available...

FESTIVALS

Leytonstone Unplugged Festival 2020 – review

We never thought we'd be saying this but Keith Goldhanger has now reviewed every live event he's attended over the past five months. We...

Crystal Palace Festival – festival review

Crystal Palace Festival Upper Norwood Library Hub (Streamed) 15th & 16th August 2020 Crystal Palace Festival is forced indoors this year but the organisers still manage to...

Photo Reviews

Stereophonics: Manchester Arena – live photo review

Stereophonics Manchester Arena March 13th 2019 Louder Than War photographer Michael Bond, captured Stereophonics on the Manchester leg of their European tour, promoting their 11th studio album...

Nasty Cherry: Manchester Academy 3 – live review

Nasty Cherry | Noisy MancesterAcademy 29th February 2020 Cazz Blase and Melanie Smith witness Nasty Cherry’s turbocharged Manchester debut. A far cry from the howling wind and...

Book Reviews

Lydia Lunch: The War Is Never Over – Nick Soulsby – book review

Lydia Lunch: The War Is Never Over (A Companion to the Film by Beth B) by Nick Soulsby Jawbone Press| Paperback Out Now The War Is Never...

Lana Del Rey: Violet Bent Backwards Over The Grass – audio book review

Lana Del Rey Violet Bent Backwards Over the Grass  (Spoken Word Edition) Interscope Records Out now on download LP / CD / CASS released 2nd October 2020 Phil Ross...

LIVE REVIEWS

Motorama: K-30, St. Petersburg – live review

Despite their Russian origin, Motorama are more likely to be seen live beyond the borders of their motherland. Since their second album, Calendar, was...

The Glen Matlock Band: + The Priscillas – Electric Ballroom, London

The music, good as it is, is almost irrelevant - this is about seeing a gig, trying to see a safe way forward and trying to find a new hope. It’s aspirational.

Hot Chip: Dreamland, Margate – live review

Hot Chip Dreamland, Margate 5th Sept 2020 LTW's Phil Ross ponders the new normal and what the future may hold with Hot Chip. Plague, pestilence, war, famine and...

Roxanne De Bastion: Moth Club, London – live review (streaming)

Roxanne De Bastion Moth Club, London 6th September 2020 As Roxanne De Bastion takes her first steps back into the world of a fully staged live performance,...

Lockdown Heroes: The Engine Room, North Shields

Lockdown Heroes: The Engine Room, North Shields The grassroots music scene throughout the UK has been hit hard by the consequences of the current Coronavirus...

Leytonstone Unplugged Festival 2020 – review

We never thought we'd be saying this but Keith Goldhanger has now reviewed every live event he's attended over the past five months. We...

INTERVIEWS

Anticolonial Afropunk Rockers — Interview with Crystal Axis

Afropunk rockers trained as lawyers, combatting systematic oppression one performance at a time. Talking to the members of Crystal Axis, a band out of...

Kianna White: Homecoming Queen – album review + interview

Kianna White Homecoming Queen Team Love Records Released Sept 25th Kianna White of Tilly And The Wall and Yes You Are has announced a solo debut, out...

NEW ARTISTS

Deh-Yey: I Am Result – new single and video premiere.

Deh-Yey I Am Result Restless Bear Records DL all available platforms from 2nd October Chester post punk two piece Deh Yey hit the streets to highlight the lack...

New artist ! Ginnel ‘classic grinding northern psych punk for fans of The Fall/Bogshed’

GINNEL are a new and exciting garage punk/psych outfit from the very heart of the northwest who create brilliant classic grinding northern psych punk for fans of The Fall/Bogshed. 

Film Reviews

Mademoiselle – film review

Mademoiselle (1966) Director: Tony Richardson Cast: Jeanne Moreau, Ettore Manni, Keith Skinner Format: (Dual Format Edition) Runtime: 104 minutes Release Date: 21 September 2020 Jamie Havlin offers his thoughts on...

Made in Hong Kong – film review

Made in Hong Kong (1997) Director: Fruit ChanCast: Sam Lee, Yim Hui-Chi, Wenders Li Running time: 108 minutes Language: Cantonese (with optional English subtitles) Format: Blu-ray Release Date: 21st...

SINGLE REVIEWS

Eilis Frawley – ‘Stats’ – Single Review

  Eilis Frawley ’Stats’ Reckless Yes Download and Streaming Now 8/10   'Stats' is the first track from solo drummer and conservatoire-trained percussionist Eilis Frawley's second EP due this Autumn. It's...

Thrasherwolf: The Vortex – single review

Thrasherwolf: The Vortex Digital Download/Streaming Available now Formed in 2016, London based Thrasherwolf have put out an incendiary single, The Vortex, from their forthcoming debut album We...

Psychedelic Porn Crumpets: Mr Prism – Single Review

Psychedelic Porn Crumpets Mr Prism Marathon Artists DL Out 4 August 2020 Louder Than War's favourite Aussie band Psychedelic Porn Crumpets come crashing back with their frenetic new...

Ashley Sherlock: Been Here Before – Single Review

Manchester Ashley Sherlock releases new single Been Here Before. A big chunk of '70's inspired pomp meets West Coast rock. Nigel slips his hip-hugging...