Slam Dunk Festival 2017 is a-coming!

Guess what? It’s nearly time for festival season to kick off and the king of our festival calendar is about to pump up the volume…Slam Dunk that is! Slam Dunk Festival will be heading to Birmingham, Leeds and Hatfield from 27th-29th May 2017 with the best line-up yet! It’s guaranteed to get your heads banging,…

The Pretty Reckless and Kaleo at Kentish Town

So I started a new job last December, life has become madly busy etc and I’ve found whatever free time I have, I’m thinking about work.. or sticking on some 70’s prog records to sooth the soul as I kick back and game. Naturally, this has seen me shoot fewer bands… To round up the…

Billy Elliot lands in Southampton

Most people know the story of Billy Elliot. Set in the 80s during the decline of the coal mining industry, it follows a young boy called Billy who finds a love for ballet and a way to make a better life for himself away from the repression and dreary life as a miner’s son. As…

Interview with Ryan McCombs, frontman of SOiL

Our team, Kieron and Debz caught up with Ryan McCombs of SOiL on their recent tour. Alt Ent: So, it’s been a year since you were here in the UK. How does it feel to be back? McCombs (Soil): Good, I mean not because I’m sitting here, but for me, whenever I leave I’m ready…

SOiL rock the North-East

On a chilly November evening, somewhere on the bank of the Tyne, between bars and bridges, a sound check took place in The Riverside. A lone tour bus sat outside, lights on, curtains closed. A small group of people start to form a huddle of excitement and anticipation. Behind the closed doors, SOiL prepare to take the…