|TUESDAY 05.06.2018 :: |
|Big Ups (US) + King Fu + Topanga|
|Noise Rock / Post Hard Core / Punk|
» Big Ups (Noise Rock / Post Hard Core / Punk)
On May 18th, 2018, Brooklyn’s Big Ups return with their third full-length via Exploding in Sound Records. After forming eight years ago, the band comprised of Brendan Finn (drums), Joe Galarraga (vocals), Amar Lal (guitar), and Carlos Salguero Jr. (bass) continue to tackle dualities in the aptly named Two Parts Together. If 2014’s Eighteen Hours of Static was a brash screed about faith versus science, and 2016’s Before A Million Universes an introspective look at the individual against society, ...
» King Fu (Rock)
Greg (Daggers, The K, Necrodancer, Woods of Yore...), Mathieu (J U N G L E) and Billy Ray (Sonny's Heels, PopKatari) formed King Fu by chance at the end of 2016. Basically, they were preparing a punk set with 2 other friends to support legendary band Conflict (UK) at La Zone (Liège). This concert was finally cancelled and the trio decided to keep on rehearsing. After just three months, King Fu recorded a first mini-album at Studio 5 in Chênée with Oli Jacqmin from Face The Truth. 'Cobracadabra' ...
» Topanga (Noise Rock / Indie)
Oddball toytown keyboard refrains, flatulent bass and boppy riddims before a riot grrrl shouty chick steps up - the keys get atonal and weirder and all in all it's great stuff – melt Banana meets Ut meets Huggy Bear – the keys really lift things coming in like cut price can via Craig Scanlon's work on The Man Whose Head Expanded... like this very much. 'Our influences are Sonic Youth, Flipper, Fang, Radiohead, Madensuyu, Pissed Jeans, Beastie Boys. We're offering non-conventional ...