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An Interview With: Soldier On – Pick It Up And Start Again


Soldier On are ready for another crack at the big time with their latest run of singles

SAUNTERING into a city centre hotel to meet Soldier On frontman Jordan Bastock I’m late and quickly scan the bar for the man known to some as Johnny Yen. Soon I spot him bouncing about on a plush red sofa, coffee in hand, sharply dressed and seemingly eager to get his even sharper tongue wagging.

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Exclusive Stream: The Rising Souls – Roulette Roulette


The Edinburgh quartet are back with a prog-rock track that will blow your mind

THE Rising Souls will release their new single ‘Roulette Roulette’ at the capital’s The Liquid Rooms on Friday June 16.

The Music Brewery brings you an exclusive first listen below.

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An Interview With: Banshee – Taking Life Off Standby


“We lived a dream for a few months, but I’ve said it before, playing Download Festival was the best-worst thing that ever happened to us.”

There aren’t many unsigned bands who are given the opportunity to play one of the UK’s biggest music festivals, but for Greenock four-piece Banshee, formerly known as Life on Standby, it was a turning point in the group’s life cycle.

In 2015, the quartet blazed a trail through the Red Bull Live at Download competition to rub shoulders with some of the world’s biggest artists, an invaluable experience for any young band, but also one that left them at a crossroads.

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