Monday, July 13, 2020


Multiple Tap Festival: Cafe Oto, London – live review

Live review of one of major events in the experimental music calendar. Abrasive and confrontational? Yes, but something to savour, says Louder Than War.

Fall Out Boy: Studio Coast, Shin Kiba Japan – live review

Illinois pop-punks turned musical saviours bring their infectious blend of pop hooks and emotive lyricism to Japan on their Save Rock 'n' Roll Tour. Louder Than War's Katie Clare braves snow and ice to review.

The Lost Numbers: Beating Targets – album review, interview and exclusive free download

Bringing us the best local music from Japan Paul Spicer gives us the low down on the new album from four-piece The Lost Numbers as well as exclusive free downloads of two album tracks for Louder Than War readers.

Interview and free exclusive download – Japan’s Minor Aura

Get a free exclusive download from Japanese band Minor Aura and find out more about them and the Fukuyama music scene in our interview

Scene: Fukuyama, Japan

A lesser-known city in Japan but Fukuyama has an edgy and creative streak - as part of our series uncovering local scenes around the world we get the low down on what rocks this city.





Rory Butler: Window Shopping – Album review

Rory Butler – Window Shopping     Vertical Records Out now Rory Butler’s debut album will delight fans...

The Otherness: No Token Single Review

The Otherness No Token (Self-Released) DL/Stream 9/10 The Otherness offer No Token on third single release of...

Giant Sand: Ramp (double LP reissue) – album review

Giant Sand's seventh album, Ramp, gets the deluxe LP treatment courtesy of Fire Records, complete with bonus tracks from their Mad Dog session.

Best SPARKS cover ever? Mary T & Bruce Brand perform ‘This Town…’

Best SPARKS cover ever? Mary T & Bruce Brand perform 'This Town Ain't Big...

McCarthy – The Enraged Will Inherit The Earth – album review

  McCarthy - The Enraged Will Inherit The Earth Optic Nerve 2 Vinyl LPs with 7" single Released...