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An interview with Lower Than Atlantis drummer Eddy Thrower

Luke Morenas Jones/ December 21, 2015

It’s been a while since Lower Than Atlantis played Nottingham so it’s only fair that we caught up with their drummer Eddy Thrower before hitting the main stage in Rock City for the first time in their history… So then Eddy, how’s tour been so far? Good mate thanks, only had two dates so far but they’ve both been quality.

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An Interview with We Are The Ocean!

Harry Warner/ December 3, 2015

-Do you feel like you had a particular inspiration for ‘Ark’ album? Liam: “We just kind of, dismiss any ideas. Just whatever was flowing we’d go with it” Alfie: “We were into the 70’s rock bands, The Band and Led Zeppelin. Obviously loads of others as well, but I remember that’s what we were talking about, and we liked how

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An Interview with Shura

Grace Pownall/ December 1, 2015

On December 8th, Rescue Rooms will play host to Shura’s first Nottingham show, on her first full UK tour. In preparation, we chatted about touring, travelling, life after the BBC Sound Of poll, and the answer to the question everyone is asking- “has Shura released her album yet?” Citing a range of influences, from Madonna to The National to Janet

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Mike Dignam Interview

Carys Kitchin/ November 25, 2015

Before the Scouting For Girls gig at Rock City on Sunday 22nd November me and Anna, another member of The Mic had the chance to interview the support for the band Mike Dignam backstage before his set. How does it feel when you’re the supporting act and you’re playing to loads of people that don’t know you? Erm, how does

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Interview with Lonely the Brave

Shannon Mills/ November 23, 2015

Lonely The Brave smashed their gig at Nottingham’s rescue rooms on Thursday night – to the point I found it difficult to breathe with the overwhelming amount of people who turned up for a growing band still yet to show us everything they’ve got – but I was lucky enough to catch up with Mo and Andrew. Okay guys, so

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Enter Shikari discuss the busy year ahead

Gabriel Burrow/ November 21, 2015

Enter Shikari have a busy year ahead with an upcoming European tour whilst working on their 5th album. Our very own Gabriel Burrow and Nick Harvey were lucky enough to grab some of their time and interview  the band. Enter Shikari will be playing at the Capital FM Arena on 20th February 2016.   1)   In February next year you will be

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The Cribs – Interview

Kit Bodine/ November 9, 2015

Before The Cribs’ much anticipated take over of Rock City on Monday the 26th October we had the opportunity to interview Vocalist and Bassist, Gary Jarman.   Starting out you were a band with a very DIY ethic and this appeared to transplant onto your touring as well, how do your touring experiences now differ to at the start of

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Shelter Point share their perfect recipe to recent success

Luke Matthews/ November 2, 2015

Meet in Coventry.  Take drama.  Move to Nottingham.  See music.  Make music.  Bish, bash, bosh.  Fast forward to 2015 and you’re shoving Torvill & Dean off their spot as the city’s most loved duo.  Ice skating, huh?  You should see what these guys can do.  Before their highly mesmerising and hugely successful gig at The Bodega last Thursday, Luke at The Mic caught up with

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Beans on Toast talks seventh release, Skinny Lister and DJ’ing with D.I.D

Bethany Munley/ October 29, 2015

Bethany managed to bag an incredible opportunity in the form of interviewing Beans on Toast.  Ahead of his headline gig at Rescue Rooms later next month, Bethany got the lowdown on his seventh release and how he ended up DJing alongside local lads D.I.D. Just ahead of your seventh album release, we were wondering what inspired you to begin the tradition of

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