The Colour Of Vinyl

Sheer Music Presents… PROFESSOR ELEMENTAL

Sheer Music Presents… PROFESSOR ELEMENTAL

After the success of the Devizes Festival Chap Hop gig with, Mr B The Gentleman Rhymer back in June, we decided this was a perfect opportunity to book the other leading exponent of Chap Hop, in the form of Brighton contemporary PROFESSOR ELEMENTAL; the quintessential English fellow, explorer, scientist, exotic dancer and some might say raving lunatic.
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Having just returned from the finest festival in all the land, 2000trees, here is a brief tale of the festival in a few photos, with a full review of all bands seen coming soon!

2000trees 2014 in pictures Having just returned from the finest festival in all the land, 2000trees, here is a brief tale of the festival in a few photos, with a full review of all bands seen coming soon!

A Conversation with The Computers

A Conversation with The Computers

The Computers are one of the most unusual, diverse and culturally relevant bands in the UK today. Their first record was breakneck punk rock, their second had those punk sounds but oozed motown and soul, and lord knows what the third will bring. Before they play Swindon and 2000 Trees Festival, we caught up with them to talk new albums, the importance of “scenes” and the meaning of life…
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Möngöl Hörde - Möngöl Hörde

Möngöl Hörde – Möngöl Hörde

Going back over 9 years ago, Frank Turner was the lead singer of UK hardcore outfit MILLION DEAD. He has since turned acoustic-punk troubadour, scaling heights such as the Olympic Opening Ceremony and headlining the UK’s biggest venues. However a new project has emerged from the Winchester man, alongside both current and former bandmates, and that project is MÖNGÖL HÖRDE.
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A Conversation with Matt Kelly (Dropkick Murphys)

A Conversation with Matt Kelly (Dropkick Murphys)

Back in 1998, Dropkick Murphys released their first full-length record. As legends of both the punk genre and Boston in general they’ve toured on every continent, had their music feature in a 5* Martin Scorsese movie and have played live at major sporting events. Alongside bassist and vocalist Ken Casey, drummer Matt Kelly is the only member to have played on the debut and the 7 albums that’ve…

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2000trees Festival supports ‘save our venues’ campaign

2000trees Festival supports ‘save our venues’ campaign

Gloucestershire’s 2000trees Festival will feature two ‘bigger and better’ new stages named in tribute to now fallen music venues in Cheltenham and Bristol. It is also backing the national campaign to save independent music venues from closure.
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