The Prophets EP Launch – The Arches, Coventry (6 December 2015)

Coventry rock band The Prophets held a brilliant launch party a couple of days ago for their new EP Waiting For The End. The venue was packed with friends, family and fans who had travelled far and wide to show their support and The Prophets did not disappoint. The female-fronted four-piece put on a fantastic show … Continue reading The Prophets EP Launch – The Arches, Coventry (6 December 2015)

A Mouthful of Matches – new video

We featured A Mouthful of Matches towards the end of last year as Band of the Day, and also gave their EP a decent review (deservedly so). Well, they're back with a third EP and here's the first video from it. The song is "Demon Days" and the video was conceptualised by the band themselves, … Continue reading A Mouthful of Matches – new video

Review: A Mouth Full of Matches – Smoke Signals

When it comes to atmospheric hooks, A Mouth Full Of Matches are frontrunners. Creating monumental sounds that pull at the ribcage, music that quivers the spine and the heart, depending on if you're accustomed to their arena sound. Becoming pioneers takes time, but this band are on their way, saluting the fans as they stride. … Continue reading Review: A Mouth Full of Matches – Smoke Signals

A Mouth Full Of Matches – track-by-track through their new release

I featured A Mouth Full of Matches as Band of the Day at the start of this month. They got back in touch to give me a run-through of the tracks on their latest EP, Smoke Signals. The EP is already available and you can grab it from their bandcamp page as a "pay what you … Continue reading A Mouth Full Of Matches – track-by-track through their new release

Band of the Day: A Mouth Full of Matches

I was first introduced to A Mouth Full of Matches (AMFOM) about a month ago, and as ever it's taken me a while to getting round to rattling off a few words about them! The band are a 5-piece alternative rock outfit from Manchester. Fronting the group is Tom Buxton on vocals; strings are twanged … Continue reading Band of the Day: A Mouth Full of Matches