Straight Lines release ‘Ring The Bells’ music video

Straight Lines have revealed the music video for their latest single ‘Ring The Bells’.

The song is set for release on September 24 and is taken from the band’s second album ‘Freaks Like Us’.

Coinciding with the single, Straight Lines will embark on a UK headline tour from September 21, rounding things off with a show at Cardiff’s CF10 on October 16.

You can check out the new music video below:

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Manhattan Coast release ‘Smile & Wave Boys, Smile & Wave’ video

Manhattan Coast have released the music video for their latest single ‘Smile & Wave Boys, Smile & Wave’.

The track is taken from the band’s new EP ‘Beg, Borrow, Or Steal’ (check out what we thought of it here), which is released on September 15.

You can view the video below:

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Colours Of One ‘Apparitions’ EP review

We’ve added a review of Colours Of One’s EP ‘Apparitions’, which is released on September 10.

You can check out what we thought here.

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Manhattan Coast ‘Beg, Borrow, Or Steal’ EP review

We’ve added a review of Manhattan Coast’s new EP ‘Beg, Borrow, Or Steal’, which is out this month.

You can check out what we thought here.

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Merthyr Rock release stage times for 2012 festival

Merthyr Rock 2012 - South Wales SoundsMerthyr Rock organisers have today announced full stage times for this weekend’s festival at Cyfarthfa Park.

Over 40 acts will perform between Friday 31 August and Sunday 2 September across two stages.

The complete stage times are as follows:

Friday 31 August
Main Stage
Tone Damage | 17:50-18:10
Futures | 18:35-19:20
Saves The Day | 19:50-20:50
Razorlight | 21:20-22:50

Second Stage (James McLaren Stage)
The Undivided | 17:30-17:50
The Lash | 18:10-18:35
The People, The Poet | 19:20-19:50
Dirty Goods | 20:50-21:20

Saturday 1 September
Main Stage
Prosperina | 12:25-12:50
Dopamine | 13:10-13:40
The Dirty Youth | 14:05-14:35
Sonic Boom Six | 15:00-15:40
Exit Ten | 16:10-16:50
Rise To Remain | 17:20-18:00
Yashin | 18:30-19:10
Lower Than Atlantis | 19:50-20:45
Skindred | 21:40-22:50

Second Stage (James McLaren Stage)
The Moon Birds | 12:05-12:25
The Dead Formats | 12:50-13:10
Astroid Boys | 13:40-14:05
Black And Reds | 14:35-15:00
Bastions | 15:40-16:10
Exit_International | 16:50-17:20
Neil Starr & Gavin Butler | 18:00-18:30
Save Your Breath | 19:10-19:50
Pulled Apart By Horses | 20:45-21:40

Sunday 2 September
Main Stage
Reaper In Sicily | 12:25-12:50
Shadows Chasing Ghosts | 13:10-13:40
The James Cleaver Quintet | 14:05-14:35
Straight Lines | 15:00-15:40
Don Broco | 16:10-16:50
Future Of The Left | 17:20-18:00
We Are The Ocean | 18:30-19:10
Deaf Havana | 19:50-20:45
Kids In Glass Houses | 21:40-22:50

Second Stage (James McLaren Stage)
Richard Kinsey | 12:05-12:25
Buried In Alaska | 12:50-13:10
Verses | 13:40-14:05
Blowgoat | 14:35-15:00
Marmozets | 15:40-16:10
Page 44 | 16:50-17:20
Proxies | 18:00-18:30
Canterbury | 19:10-19:50
A | 20:45-21:40

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All Them Witches EP review

We’ve added a review of All Them Witches’ debut EP ‘And This Is Why I Don’t Go Out At Night’.

You can check out what we thought here.

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Revoker visit ‘Psychoville’ in new video

Rhymney Valley rockers Revoker have revealed the music video for their latest single ‘Psychoville’.

The track features on the band’s critically-acclaimed debut album ‘Revenge For The Ruthless’.

Check out the video below:

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Milestone introducing feature

Introducing… Milestone

SWS chats to the Bridgend band about their ethos, influences and ambition.

Check out the feature here.

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Merthyr Rock second stage line-up revealed

Merthyr Rock organisers have revealed that the line-up for the festival’s second stage has been curated by Lostprophets and The Blackout.

The bands’ chosen artists will feature at the event on Saturday September 1 and Sunday September 2, respectively.

Lostprophets’ stage takeover will include: Pulled Apart By Horses, Save Your Breath, Neil Starr and Gavin Butler, Exit_International, The Black and Reds, Bastions, Astroid Boys and The Dead Formats.

The Blackout’s stage takeover will include: A, Canterbury, Marmozets, Proxies, Page 44, Blowgoat, Verses and Buried In Alaska.

For further information about the festival, please visit Merthyr Rock’s official website.

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Eric Unseen upload ‘Out On My Feet’ video

Blaenau Gwent’s Eric Unseen have released the music video for their latest single ‘Out On My Feet’.

The track will feature on the band’s latest EP, which is set for an Autumn release.

Check out the video below:

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