Tag Archives: Rock

The Monks: How Five Ex-Soldiers Birthed Punk Music

Their story is pure gold: five bored American G.I.s stationed in Germany, forming a run-of-the-mill cover band to pass the time, then becoming frustrated with the conventions of contemporary rock music and eager to mould the genre in their own image.

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Coasts chat to The Linc about touring, second albums and football matches

Earlier this week, indie rock band Coasts stopped by Lincoln to play at The Platform as part of their 38-show tour celebrating the release of their album This Life, Vol.1.

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The Linc’s Into The Spotlight: The Amazons

The Linc brings some of the most underappreciated artists of today into the spotlight, for this week, an act scheduled in to appear at Leeds Festival this year, ‘The Amazons’.

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Review: Signs of Light – The Head and the Heart

Seattle-based indie-folk band The Head and The Heart are back with their third album, the aptly named Signs of Light.

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Alias Kid on their first Lincoln show

After recording and releasing their first full album in 2015, Alias Kid are heading off on their very first solo tour – and stopping off at Lincoln along the way.

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Laurence Jones to rock The Engine Shed

Described as “Blues Rock’s youngest talent in the UK”, Laurence Jones heads to Lincoln on Sunday, October 4 to play with his band at the Engine Shed.

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Interview: Lock Up Laura on their second album

local Lincoln band Lock Up Laura

Lincoln rockers Lock up Laura will release their second album next week. The Linc caught up with Liam Giles (bass) and Aaron Hall (lead guitar) for en exclusive interview about the band’s latest endeavour.

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re:View: The Darkness @ Engine Shed

By Alex Johnson The glam rock gods owned Engine Shed on Wednesday. Ten years on from their explosive debut album Permission to Land, it’s as though The Darkness are a nostalgia band twenty years too early.

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Brighten your day with Colour of Sound

Colour of Sound have recently released their debut album When. Victoria McNichol caught up with lead singer Rod to find out what makes them so unique.

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Sound of Guns are ready to take the country by storm

Liverpool rockers Sound Of Guns released their debut album earlier this year. Frontman Andy Metcalfe spoke to Sam Long.

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