Getting Cozy With… Carlito!


Hello ladies and gentleman, We are Carlito. A five piece band started by two cousins and formed in London. We have been together since late 2011, recently supported Palma Violets and DREAMS is our brand new single. The song is about a variety of dark and mysterious elements but we want you

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Reading and Leeds

Reading and Leeds is back in 2013, riding high off not only one of their best festivals to date but also winning NME’s ‘Festival of the Year’ award last year, with one of their most eclectic line-ups to date. Iconic rapper Eminem will headline on the Saturday at Reading, making it

Gimme Your Answers: An Interview w/ Tom Odell

It was a real pleasure speaking with Tom Odell last week. There was much to talk about as his debut record Long Way Down will soon be released! Tom was very sweet and gracious with his time, and took a moment out of his busy schedule to speak with AMBY

Getting Cozy With… Delamere!

Hello there, we're Delamere, a four piece alternative/indie band from stoke on Trent, we consist of; James Fitchford, Tom Green, Will Mason and Ashley Egerton. We've been together just over 12 months and have released two singles, Vampire and Heart. We have shared stages with the likes of Palma Violets,

Gimme Your Answers: An Interview w/ Kill Moon

Brighton's Kill Moon have carved out their own definitive niche of noise pop. Mixing an enthusiastic energy coated with singer Izzy's sultry vocal escapades, you will want to have Kill Moon's music on your player. Having just released their stellar new single Shine, Kill Moon spoke to AMBY about turning

Gimme Your Answers: An Interview w/ Chemical Smile

Chemical Smile say that they're "a band with songs." But what they left out is that they're a band with ridiculously good songs. Their track Thanks For The Company has a fabulous groove and I promise you will be addicted. I especially like the last chorus when simple harmonies are

Gimme Your Answers: An Interview w/ The Uptights

The Uptights. One of the first bands I ever wrote about on AMBY.  I've always admired the music and vocals from this band because they stay true to their inspiration: mod music, mod clothing, mod everything! The Uptights model an absurd energy in all of their songs which travels for

Concert Review: NME Awards Tour Leeds

The NME awards tour has most definitely done it again. The tour that has brought us The Vaccines, Bloc Party, Arctic Monkeys, Florence and the Machine rocked the 02 Academy this year with new Indie bands Peace and Palma Violets, the Mod-son Miles Kane and electric art students Django Django. The evening started with Peace, brothers Sam