2000 Trees 2016

2000 Trees, 2016


This year marked the 10th anniversary of 2000 Trees festival. Taking place in Upcote Farm in the Cotswolds, the festival prides itself on bringing incredible bands, amazing food (big shout out to the Split Screen Ice Cream van) and a hugely positive atmosphere from music lovers of all ages. Over the past decade the festival has…

The Xcerts – ‘Pop Song’ video


‘You haunt me like a pop song in my head…’ The Xcerts have released the video for ‘Pop Song’, the second single from their long-awaited third album ‘There Is Only You’ (out 3 November) – and it’s full of joyful hooks, a melody that will be going round your head for weeks and a video…

The Xcerts – Shaking in the Water


It’s been a long time coming – and it’s been a huge live favourite for some time – but it’s an absolute delight to finally see The Xcerts back with new material. ‘Shaking in the Water’, the first single from their new album, started life as a jangly 60s Beach Boys-esque pop song but after…

Albums we’re looking forward to in 2014


With a New Year comes a new batch of albums to work your way through and 2014 is already looking exciting. Below, we look at some of the bands whose albums we believe will be soundtracking our 12 months ahead… Spring Offensive A long time coming, but with their previous releases, Spring Offensive have already…