Category Archives: Record of the Week

The Inbetween The Screams ‘Single of the Week’: THE PEARL HARTS – HIT THE BOTTLE

InbetweenTheScreams is immensely happy to have stumbled across this weeks Single of the Week and hereby issue a screaming declaration that you better get yourselves dug in because THE PEARL HARTS are about to kick your fucking defences down, tear your perceptions apart and fuck up your world. And you are going to FUCKING LOVE IT!!!

In rock there are a few unequivocal truths amidst a sea of smoke and mirror lies and subterfuge. Number one is… true talent will never be ignored for long, no matter how the music industry may try. Secondly…strip any decent band back to the basics and you’ll be left with a rock solid drummer and a wild heart of a front person. And that is exactly what THE PEARL HARTS is, two wolves in sheeps clothing about to rip your hearts out after leading you on the night out of a lifetime. OUTLAWS outside your front door, just waiting!

The fact that THE PEARL HARTS are in such demand by the likes of Skunk Anansie, Garbage and Stereophonics as an opening act is a clear indicator of the ability of this duo to put over a powerhouse of a sound and deliver it live, night after night and their first release off their impending debut album, HIT THE BOTTLE, is a showcase of what to expect,with Sara laying down a barrage of brutal stick work, throughout which Kirsty delivers her six string attack and vocal invocation to wanton hedonism; dirty, sweaty blues-tinged, punk-hearted, beautiful armageddon.

There are big things ahead for this band, huge things and InbetweenTheScreams can’t wait to get its hands on the album and…..

…in the meantime we are thrilled to announce that prior to the album release we will be bringing you an interview with Sara and Kirsty, digging into their past, their road to where they are, what lights their fire and trips their switches and what lies ahead.

And here is this weeks Single of The Week – THE PEARL HARTS: HIT THE BOTTLE

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You can find out more about the band via:

Their Web Site: HERE

Their Twitter Account: HERE

On Facebook: HERE

Their YouTube Channel: HERE

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Preview of the interview coming soon!!

Cheers

Gary

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InbetweenTheScreams Record Of The Week: VERBAL DELIRIUM – IMAGES FROM A GREY WORLD

The InbetweenTheScreams Record of the Week is a stunner of a song from VERBAL DELIRIUM, IMAGES FROM A GREY WORLD, taken from their monumental third album, THE IMPRISONED WORDS OF FEAR released through BAD ELEPHANT RECORDS today, 7th October 2016.



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Absolutely worth checking out, particularly if you gravitate towards the seventies Prog end of the music spectrum.

Find out more by visiting the bands website by CLICKING HERE

Verbal Delirium is:

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Jargon – Vocals, Keyboards, Piano
George ‘La Trappe’ – Bass
George ‘K’ – Guitars (except Track 1)
Nikos Terzis – Piano
Nikolas Nikolopoulos – Flute, Saxophone, Mellotron
Stelios ‘Primordial’ – Drums

 

Many thanks to Bad Elephant for the album preview.


As usual, Shares, Likes, Retweets much appreciated.

Gary

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InbetweenTheScreams Former Record of the Week: IDLEWAR – ON OUR KNEES

InbetweenTheScreams is immensely happy to bring you this weeks Record of the Week by one of our favourite US bands out there kicking down the doors of the music industry and making a big name for themselves in the process, IDLEWAR.

With the second single taken off their soon to be released IMPULSE debut album, IDLEWAR bring you ON OUR KNEES, a stomping, snarling beast of a track from Orange County’s finest.

Check it out…. It’s gets a 9/10 InbetweenTheScreams rating!!!



IMPULSE is a truly barn stormer of an album and you can catch a full review on InbetweenTheScreams very soon, it is stunning.

PLUS there will be details of their first ever UK tour, including an appearance at this years Planet RockStock.

For all the details of how you can order your copy check out my previous post by CLICKING HERE

Don’t miss these guys!!

As per usual, Shares, Likes, Retweets, Gibson Les Paul Customs etc etc muchly appreciated!!

Gary

 

The InbetweenTheScreams Record of the Week: THOSE DAMN CROWS – FEAR OF THE BROKEN

I have been involved in music in one form or another for more years than I care to mention and I have to hold my hands up and admit that it is easy to become a little numbed by the continual reviews, previews and endless onslaught of music that comes into my world. So when Mik from Factory Music Management pinged me to say I really should check a band out ahead of the debut album I didn’t exactly break sweat downloading the album.

And for that I owe Those Damn Crows an apology and maybe a few litres of whatever rocket fuel this five-piece are drinking down in Bridgend.

If you had told me back in January that a debut album from a relatively unknown Welsh band of rock musicians who play rock the way it should be would be up there vying for the InbetweenTheScreams Album of the Year I would have looked at you rather quizzically with an amused smile rippling my lips. Go on with you…….away now.

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Take note of this all you lovers of rock in its purest and most brutal form… in a year that has had new releases from Deftones, Killswitch Engage, Rival Sons, Anthrax, Beartooth, Volbeat, Megadeth, Prong, The Cult and the mighty Katatonia….. and many more, all bands I hold in the highest esteem as the pinnacle of what floats my boat, the forthcoming debut album MURDER AND THE MOTIVE from Those Damn Crows is up there in the top tier of releases. And despite some monumental albums due for release in the coming months, including the mouth-watering release from ADTR, I simply cannot see anything knocking this riff-fest of a storming album out of the top three albums of the year.

YES IT IS THAT GOOD!

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I will be doing a full album review soon (watch the usual channels for details) but in the meantime check out an early release from the album, FEAR OF THE BROKEN



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THOSE DAMN CROWS is:

Shane Greenhall – Vocals

Ian ‘Shiner’ Thomas – Guitar

Ronnie Huxford – Drums

Lloyd Wood – Bass

David Winchurch – Guitar

These guys are building up a mighty noise for themselves in the music media and deservedly so and this album will make you realise why. A stop you dead in your tracks monster of an album that combines a vocalist that is almost untouchable in modern rock and a band delivering the type of aural walls of brutal yet melodic rock that headline bands selling out festivals would kill for.

YOU SERIOUSLY MUST NOT MISS THIS ALBUM

MURDER AND THE MOTIVE is released on the 26th September

Check back soon for the full review.

Keep it LOUD!!!

Gary

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Many thanks to Mik at Factory Music Management mik@factorymusic.co.uk

You can follow the band via Twitter: By Clicking Here

Full contact details forthcoming via the full album review.

The InbetweenTheScreams Former RECORD OF THE WEEK: UNDER A BANNER – SNOW SONG

InbetweenTheScreams has always been a passionate supporter of UNDER A BANNER and their folk rock hewn slice of sonic perfection and with the release of their eagerly awaited third album, THE WILD PLACES just over a month away (30th September via Bad Elephant Music), we are proud to present the superb SNOW SONG, the first track to see the light of day from the album as this weeks record of the week.

We are also excited to announce that, not only have the guys allowed us early access to the album to review, there will also be an interview with Adam Broadhurst, vocalist, guitarist and poetic lyricist of Under A Banner on not only the new album but also the bands history, influences and aspirations.



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You can pre-order THE WILD PLACES via the bands record label BAD ELEPHANT MUSIC:   HERE

and you can find out more about the band: HERE

and you should definitely follow them on Twitter: HERE

Trust me, you will WANT this albumin your collection!!

 

InbetweenTheScreams Former Record of the Week: Versus Me – Just So You Know

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Taking the main stage headline slot in this weeks InbetweenTheScreams  Record of the Week are American Midwest metalcore mayhem merchants Versus Me with the massive single Just So You Know, backed up with the impressive 360 degree video.

VM1This comes ahead of their eagerly awaited new album, Changes which is due for release this September (2016). See below for pre-order details, including a free track for early sign-up.

Hailing from Janesville, Wisconsin this young five-piece, consisting of James Milbrandt – Vocals, Patrick Thompson – Guitar/Vocals, Lee Milbrandt – Bass, Clint Greendeer – Guitar and Dustin Helgestad – Drums have been honing their mighty sound since 2013 and have worked hard crafting their sound and building a loyal and fervent following and are hoping their new album provides the springboard to get them centre stage and right in your face. Citing A Day To Remember, Pierce The Veil and Bring Me The Horizon as their inspiration, this band certainly have the potential to grab a spot on any Warped Tour or R&L line-up.


So here it is, this weeks Record of the Week, Just So You Know by Versus Me.Check it out via YouTube to experience the full 360 degree effect.

 


VM5You can pre-order the bands up and coming album BY CLICKING HERE , which also includes a free download of Just So You Know

Check out more about the band via:

Facebook: CLICK HERE

Twitter: CLICK HERE

Bandcamp: CLICK HERE

YouTube: CLICK HERE

 

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Thanks for reading and watching and if you are in a band and have a new release you would like considering for the InbetweenTheScreams Record of the Week please send details via the link at the top of the page.

As usual, Likes, Retweets, Shares donations, guitars much appreciated

Gary

InbetweenTheScreams Former Record of the Week: Where There’s Life – Bright

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Please put your hands together for this weeks InbetweenTheScreams Record of the Week from Edinburgh’s Pop Punk powerhouse Where There’s Life with the anthemic song, Bright

Where There’s Life are a 5 piece band from Edinburgh blending upbeat pop punk and anthemic chorus sections with the heavy breakdowns and screamed vocals found in metal and hardcore to create a melodic, catchy and energetic sound akin to bands such as Four Year Strong, A Day To Remember and The Ghost Inside. Described by RockSound as “a cross between A Day To Remember and New Found Glory in the best possible way”.
Formed in early 2015, the band spent the first half of the year writing and producing their debut self titled EP. After it’s release in May, the EP was extremely well received with a feature on the Revival Media website alongside the likes of Lower Than Atlantis and State Champs and a mention in Rock Sound magazine’s feature on up and coming Scottish music.
You can stream or download the EP for free via their Bandcamp site:  CLICK HERE


Check out the bands Facebook page for more details and future gigs by CLICKING HERE

Many thanks at Rich at Scylla Records


If you are in a band, or manage or promote a band with a new release you think worthy of Record of the Week please send submissions, preferably with a digital press pack, to Submissions@InbetweenTheScreams.co.uk

As always, Retweets, Likes, Shares etc always appreciated.

Gary

 

 

InbetweenTheScreams Former Record of the Week: Escapade – Stepping Stones

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InbetweenTheScreams is pleased to announce the superb single from Leicester band Escapade: Stepping Stone is this weeks Record of the Week.

Riding high on the successful wave currently washing over Leicester and carrying the endorsement of no less than Tom Meighan, this quartet carry off their Brit-pop infused swagger with a mighty roar. There is no mistaking this bands influences.



So check out their latest single and catch them on tour soon:

DATES:

19/08/2016 – O2 Academy 3, Birmingham
20/08/2016 – 229 Club, London
02/09/2016 – Sumo Bra, Leicester
17/09/2016 – Finfest, Abbots Bromley
20/10/2016 – Nottingham University, Sutton Bonnington

 

Check out more of Escapade via:

Website: CLICK HERE

Facebook: CLICK HERE

Soundcloud: CLICK HERE

YouTube: CLICK HERE

Twitter: CLICK HERE

As always, Shares,Likes, Retweets, Comments etc always appreciated

 

Gary