Patchwork Natives - N . F . L . S
24 August 2015

Patchwork Natives – ‘N . F . L . S’

On their debut EP, N . F . L . S, Patchwork Natives present one of the most diverse instrumental records we’ve heard in a long while…

Delta Sleep Twin Galaxies
03 July 2015

Album Review | Delta Sleep – ‘Twin Galaxies’

Delta Sleep’s debut album is hands down, one of the best releases of 2015 so far. The last three weeks have been an absolute dream…

Alright The Captain Contact Fix
02 February 2015

Album Review | Alright The Captain – ‘Contact Fix’

It’s ambitious, complex, convoluted, confusing and ridiculous, but Alright The Captain‘s new release Contact Fix offers a refreshing take on instrumental mus…

22 December 2014

Live Review | Gnarwolves @ Fleece, Bristol

Gnarwolves are always on tour. And that’s a good thing…

Shambles In A Husk
10 December 2014

Album Review | Shambles In A Husk – ‘Die Device Die’

It’s difficult to listen to Shambles In A Husk without thinking of a certain band whose name pays homage to the conclusion of Homers ‘Illiad’…

Joyce Manor Live Review UK Tour 2
27 November 2014

Live Review | Joyce Manor @ The Exchange, Bristol

A lot of people have been waiting a long time for Joyce Manor’s return to these shores…

Axes Glory
22 November 2014

Album Review | Axes – ‘Glory’

It’s hard to believe that it’s been two years since Axes burst on the scene as the newest members of the Big Scary Monsters alumni…

The Antlers Review
05 November 2014

Live Review | The Antlers @ Trinity, Bristol

Familiars is taken to impossible heights in the live arena…

Grand Beach Album Cover Review
04 November 2014

Album Review | Grand Beach – Self-Titled

Grand Beach – a small, and almost unheard of band from Winnipeg, Canada – have triumphed in making one the most exciting records of 2014…

Axes Live Plymouth Musical Mathematics
04 November 2014

Live Review | Axes & Delta Sleep @ The Underground, Plymouth

Just when you thought a joint headline tour between 2 of the UK scene’s finest live bands couldn’t get any better, Plymouth gets treated to possibly the finest Su…

ArcTanGent Banner 2014
05 September 2014

Festival Review | ArcTanGent 2014

It’s small, nerdy and full to the brim with lesser-known bands and musicians. But we wouldn’t have it any other way. ArcTanGent, again, was flawless…

2000trees Festival 2014
02 August 2014

Live Review | 2000 Trees Festival 2014

There are small tribes that have existed since the dawn of time that could never match the level of community felt at 2000 Trees…

Brontide Live
09 July 2014

Live Review | Brontide Album Release Show @ Oslo, Hackney

Although Brontide have remained quiet in the past few years – aside from the occasional afternoon festival set – that didn’t stop them from being able t…

Hot Squash, Pulled Apart By Horses
25 June 2014

Single Review | Pulled Apart By Horses – ‘Hot Squash’

And income Pulled Apart By Horses, with a barely tamed beast of a tune to kick off their third album Blood…

30 May 2014

Exclusive | Stream Alpha Male Tea Party’s brand new LP

Instrumental music is everywhere these days. But no one makes records quite like Alpha Male Tea Party. We’ve been lucky here at Musical Mathematics…

27 May 2014

Album Review | Goodtime Boys – ‘Rain’

Lift up your fists and fight my boy, for today, you become a man… America has held a strong monopoly in the recent resurgence of great hardcore/post-hardcore music…

20 May 2014

Live Review | Pulled Apart By Horses @ The White Rabbit, Plymouth

Walking into the White Rabbit on Tuesday night, as the bar begins to fill, you can’t help but think ‘how on Earth does a band who look and sound like Pulled Apart by …

Liverpool Sound City
15 May 2014

Live Review | Liverpool Sound City 2014

The continued success of inner-city festivals is driven by incredible events like Sound City…

Handmade Festival
11 May 2014

Live Review | Handmade Festival 2014

The return of Leicester’s Handmade festival for its sophomore outing was a much anticipated affair after last year’s inaugural success and with this year’s incredib…

27 April 2014

Album Review | Up River – ‘Undertow’

If you’re a fan of the style of hardcore penned by US bands like Verse, Have Heart and Defeater then listen up on this one…