Idlewild ‘Come on Ghost’
Scottish indie heroes Idlewild make a very welcome return with this fantastic track from their hugely anticipated new album ‘Everything Ever Written’ released Feb 9th. This being their 1st record since 2009 and is marked as a period of transition and a new start for a band who’s career has outlasted many other of their rivals. Check them out on tour in March, this track is a sure thing towards making them shine again, in what is the 20th year as a band
No Hot Ashes ‘Goose’
Adding to the ever increasing list of Manchester bands making a significant impression on MIMR are No Hot Ashes. Their Funky, stylish pop rock is unique to a lot of their peers and this is even more impressive if u consider how young the band are and how mature their sound actually is and why 2015 will be big for the band. This track was released back in October and it’s positive reception has set up the band as being ones to watch, see them on MIMR again very soon
Noel Gallagher High Flying Birds ‘Ballad of the Mighty’
Noel Gallagher returns with his high flying birds with this sublime single taken from new album ‘Chasing Yesterday’ released March 2. Ballad of the mighty is out on Feb 23rd and features a special appearance on guitar from Manchester legend Johnny Marr. Their recent collaborations has been a dream team for two of Manchester’s greatest guitar players. Noel has shown that moving away from the pressure of a big band (Oasis) can bring you further success, legendary status confirmed!!
Episodes ‘Waiting Game’
These indie rockers from Brighton are still fairly early in their development as a band but songs like this bodes well for their future endeavours. ‘Waiting Game’ shows off great guitar hooks and excellent vocal execution which will amaze you baring in mind how young the band are. Keep a very close eye on these guys!!
Django Django ‘ First Light’
Out last Monday (Jan 12) this is the triumphant return of Django Django. ‘First Light’ hints of psychedelic vibes and comes across as a much harder and darker side to their sound. Their excellent debut record in 2013 still lives long in the memory of many, this new record due out this spring shows the band ever changing sound, whilst still reinforcing what made them such a great band in the past