Hailing from Birmingham, FLARES are an up and coming band with a sound rooted in indie rock with a twist of grunge and punk. Following a busy year of festivals, headliners and support slots for the likes of Fickle Friends, Rose Dive and Spilt Milk Society, FLARES are releasing their debut single on Jan 3rd 2019, with a launch show at The Hare And Hounds.

The band deliver an energetic performance by combining indie melodies, catchy choruses and strong vocal harmonies with heavy guitar riffs and powerhouse drumming.

“Don’t let their youthfulness deceive you. These young indie rockers know their way around a harmony and a chord progression.” – Indie Midlands

“Their catchy, guitar heavy tunes have the growing crowd clapping and swaying along in no time.”Counteract

“A true pleasure to wittness.”Native Magazine

“FLARES, a babyfaced bundle of punk realness, they are not to be underestimated.”Birmingham Review

Flares Links: Facebook | Instagram

Watch their live performance of ‘Anywhere Anywhere/ I Wish’ below:

Pretty Vile are a DIY punk duo made up of two best mates, Erin and Kit. With a sound that stems from a love of punk music and catchy chorus hooks, combined with an energetic and flamboyant stage presence, the band are always determined to get audiences dancing and singing along at shows. With the recent release of two songs and videos on YouTube – both recorded and filmed themselves – and a growing social media following, their dedication and passion is really beginning to show.

Pretty Vile Links: Facebook | Instagram | SoundCloud



Watch the official music video for ‘Tina’ below:

HÜDS are a 4 piece Rock Band from Wolverhampton England. Melding influences from Sonic Youth to the Manics, Bauhaus to Primal Scream, HÜDS create high energy avant-garde rock fit for the 21st century. The group’s final lineup was completed in January of 2016 and consists of Billy Frampton (guitar/vocals), Edward Dexter (guitar/vocals), Karl Stothard (bass guitar) and Rohan Mittal (drums). After debuting a series of demo mixes across a 24 month time period, HÜDS now plan to debut their first full release single in March of 2018. It will follow a selection of material recorded in late 2017 and early 2018 as the year progresses. The group has played consistently in the Birmingham and Wolverhampton music scene for the last 18 months and looks to expand its presence, both nationally and internationally, in the near future.

HÜDS Links: Facebook | Twitter | Instagram