Posts Tagged ‘The Blackout’

VIDEO: Junior – Fall To Pieces (feat. Sean Smith)

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Up-and-coming Welsh pop-punk trio Junior get themselves involved with a spot of underground wrestling in the video for their new song ‘Fall To Pieces’, which also features a guest vocal spot from former The Blackout frontman, Sean Smith.

You can check out the video for ‘Fall To Pieces’ via the embedded player below:

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FEATURE: 50 albums that turn 10 in 2016!

At the moment, it’s looking like 2016 is going to be a great year in terms of new albums, with a handful of huge bangers already out there and many more undoubted hits confirmed to be hitting out ears in the next few months. It’s also important to look back every so often, and it just turns out that a decade ago in 2006 was a great year for albums too.

Of course there are hundreds, but we filtered together 50 great albums that turn 10-years-old this year to remember those modern classics, accompanied with streams to bring ourselves a massive hit of euphoric nostalgia.

NOTE: These albums may bring intense levels and high frequencies of smiles, jumping, involuntary head nodding/banging and limb movements, and uncontrollable happiness.

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LIVE: The Blackout @ Leisure Centre, Merthyr Tydfil (28/03/2015)

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Date: March 28th, 2015
Venue: Leisure Centre, Merthyr Tydfil
Support: The Arcadia Verses
Website: www.theblackout.net
Facebook: www.facebook.com/theblackoutband
Twitter: www.twitter.com/theblackout

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After twelve years of non-stop touring, four full-length albums and two EPs, Wales’ finest rockers The Blackout are sadly deciding to call it a day. But, before they bid their last goodbye, the band return to play one final show in their hometown of Merthyr Tydfil, with a set filled with career spanning hits, which they also film for their first (and last) live DVD.

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LIVE: Takedown Festival @ University, Southampton (07/03/2015)

Date: March 7th, 2015
Venue: University, Southampton
Website: www.takedownfestival.co.uk
Facebook: www.facebook.com/takedownfest
Twitter: www.twitter.com/takedownfest

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Takedown Festival has returned for its fourth year since its inception at the University of Southampton Student’s Union. Five stages crammed within two buildings, Southampton now has a British rock festival that shows up many others. Over 40 acts took over the Student’s Union for the day, with Mallory Knox set to headline and close proceedings, and together the line-up caused absolute jubliant mayhem.

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NEWS: The Blackout planning live DVD of their final ever show!

Welsh rocker’s The Blackout are set to play their final ever show next month, and will now be filming the gig for their first (and last) live DVD. There will also be a documentary of the bands career, with footage and interviews from the last ten years.:

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NEWS: Takedown Festival 2015 finalise line-up, with The Blackout and more!

Confirming one more batch of acts to finalise the line-up for this year’s Takedown Festival, the organisers have confirmed that the likes of The Blackout, Hawk Eyes and more names will be performing at the event next month. You can find the full line-up included the final additions below:

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NEWS: The Blackout confirm farewell UK tour for March 2015!

Welsh post-hardcore mob The Blackout have officially confirmed they are to split, with a farewell UK tour lined up for March of 2015. Below you can find a list of the all the band’s final dates, along with a full statement from the band:

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VIDEO: The Blackout – Wolves (Lyric)

Welsh rockers The Blackout have released a lyric video for their new single ‘Wolves’, which is taken from their upcoming EP of the same name (out October 27th). Check it out below:

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NEWS: The Blackout announce November headline UK tour with Chiodos and When We Were Wolves!

Welsh rockers The Blackout have announced a string of dates to promote their upcoming EP, ‘Wolves’ (out October 27th), and are taking Chiodos and When We Were Wolves as support. You can check out the poster and full dates below:

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LIVE: Redfest @ Robins Cook Farm, Redhill (26/07/2014)

Date: July 26th, 2014
Venue: Robins Cook Farm, Redhill
Website: www.redfest.co.uk
Facebook: www.facebook.com/redfestuk
Twitter: www.twitter.com/redfest

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Now in its eighth year, Surrey’s Redfest has moulded in to one of the country’s best small festivals with 2014 seeing the Redhill event boast three stages of upcoming music from the UK. We took a two day trip to the festival, to catch up on some of the best up-and-coming and established acts that we have to offer today in Britain.

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