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Templeton Pek Join the Wardlaw family!

We are excited to announce that Birmingham based punk band, Templeton Pek have joined the Wardlaw roster.

Formed in 2005, the band has 5 albums under its belt, and as has played shows all over the globe, supporting a whos who of bands in the genre, including: NOFX, Reef, Bad Religion, The Offspring and Bullet For My Valentine.

The bands music has also featured in many best selling racing titles, such as Colin McCrae DiRT 2, DiRT: Showdown (performing at the games launch in San Francisco) and Drift Mania Championship 2.

“….an album with melodies that have hit-potential, driving parts and a good production, which makes you want to hear them live.” 

“Anthemic wide-screen sound that is meant to be played in arenas.”

‘Year Of The Dragon’

Releasing today via their website is the new album by Iamwarface, ‘Year Of The Dragon’.

Releasing both on digipack and as a beautiful, strictly limited red vinyl pressing, the album features 10 tracks, including the singles ‘Fear The Future’ and ‘Closer’.

Catch Iawarface at Patchworks Basement Room, Twickenham on Satursday 7th September for a special show in aid of suicide awareness charity CALM.

‘Advice’ Out Today!

“Rest assured, Hawk Eyes’ return isn’t just welcome, it’s magnificent” 4/5 George Garner, Kerrang.

Emerging with their first new material since 2015’s Everything Is Alright, Hawk Eyes are back with 11 the track LP ‘Advice’.

‘Advice’ sees the band experimenting with a variety of different sounds; from their trademarked, blistering heavy riffs, to even finding space for a mini rock opera track. The track, ‘Smokes’ features a guest vocal by none other than The Rocky Horror Picture Show writer and star, Richard O’Brien.

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The Walker Roaders

It’s here! Out today is The Walker Roaders self titled debut LP. Released via Ginger Man/Beverly Martel label group, the album presents nine original tracks in the Celtic/Punk tradition.

A supergroup of sorts, The Walker Roaders is made up of James Fearnley, co founding member of The Pogues and accordion player. Teaming up with Fearnley is Flogging Molly co-founder and Grammy Award winning producer Ted Hutt, and Dropkick Murphys’ multi-instrumentalist Marc Orrell. The Lineup is completed by Brad Wood (Bass), Kieran Mulroney (Fiddle) and Bryan Head on Drums.

The group has already picked up some immensely positive reviews, including a 4 star review in leading UK music magazine Mojo, and tracks from album have been added to Spotify Playlists ‘New Punk Tracks’ and ‘Celtic Punk’.

Hawk Eyes ‘Smokes’ Feat. Richard O’Brien

‘Smokes’ is the next single to be taken from the upcoming Hawk Eyes LP ‘Advice‘- out 6th September.

This track is special as it features a guest vocal by none other than Richard O’Brien, writer of the stage play The Rocky Horror Show, and later film adaption The Rocky Horror Picture Show.

Check out the music video below!

Praise for The Walker Roaders!

In case you missed it, James Fearnley, co founder and long time member of the Pogues is back with what you could certainly call a Celtic-Punk supergroup.

The group is made up of Flogging Molly co-founder and Grammy Award-winning producer Ted Hutt, multi-instrumentalist and key Dropkick Murphys member Marc Orrell, as well as Bassist Brad Wood, fiddler Kieran Mulroney and drummer Bryan Head.

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‘I’m Alright’

Out today is the official music video for the new track by Maxi Priest ‘I’m Alright’ featuring Shaggy. The music video was shot in Casa Bocado, Escondido in Manhattan.

The track is taken from Maxi’s upcoming album ‘It All Comes Back To Love’ Out August 23rd.