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The Wendys – From The Factory Four

Pic by Peter Walsh Jimmy Miller. Simple Minds. Seb Coe. Three people that unite but not exclusively define iconic early 90’s band The Wendys. The Wendys...

Marc Almond: Trials Of Eyeliner (The Anthology 1979/2016) – album review

Trials Of Eyeliner is the exceptional story of a national treasure.

Bryan Ferry: Mouth of the Tyne Festival – live review

An exquisite start to Mouth of the Tyne festival, Bryan Ferry has the whole crowd dancing to his plethora of hits.

Spear of Destiny: Hebden Bridge Trades Club – Live review

Spear of Destiny Hebden Bridge Trades Club 20th April 2016 Paul Clarke takes a trip down memory lane to see if Spear of Destiny have still got...

Straight Outta Compton – OST : Various Artists – album review

Straight Outta Compton - OST- Various Artists (Universal) CD/DL Out Now 8/10 If this band passed you by, check your pulse. Louder Than War's Joe Whyte reviews the Straight...

Erasure: Always The Very Best Of – album review

For the pop enthusiast, Always is indispensable.

Laraaji: Ambient 3 Day Of Radiance – album review

its re-release deserves to once more highlight the amazing talent of Mr Gordon.

The Missing Brazilians: Warzone – album review

it was way ahead of its time (it may still be)

Trevor Jackson Presents: Science Fiction Dancehall Classics – album review

Trevor Jackson Presents: Science Fiction Dancehall Classics (On U-Sound) LP / CD / DL 2 October 2015 9 / 10 DJ and audio visual artist curates a new...

Rodney Cromwell: Age Of Anxiety – album review

an album of ten tracks which seem very dated.

Legends of Pop 80s: Scarborough Open Air Theatre – live review

ast Saturday Scarborough Open Air Theatre boasted a line-up of 80s icons, including Rick Astley, Sinitta, ABC, Go West, Five Star and Undercover

Reggae Round-Up: Gardna | Black Symbol Handsworth Explosion | The Meow Meows

In short, a collection of essential reggae tracks from the 80s.





Steve Priest – The Sweet Guitarist Dies Aged 72

We have just heard that The Sweet guitarist Steve Priest has passed away at...

Glamnezia – Rubettes, ft John Mick & Steve – Box Set Launch – Mike Bennett Interview

Louder Than War’s Nigel Carr caught up with Mike Bennet to discuss Glamnezia and everything glam, from its origins in English music hall, through the very first stirrings in the late sixties to the US crossover of glam and hair metal!

The Lovely Eggs announce new single ‘Long Stem Carnations’ and rescheduled tour dates:

The Lovely Eggs announce new single 'Long Stem Carnations' and rescheduled tour dates: Lancaster's finest,...

Watch This! Merseyside Rockers We’re All Aliens Return With New Single Second Chances

Merseyside riff masters We're All Aliens take things down a notch on new single Second Chances.

Dealing With Damage: Home Security – EP Review

Dealing With Damage - Home Security EP (Little Rocket Records) DL Out Now Nathan Brown listens to...