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Death From Above 1979 - The Physical World Album Review

Death From Above 1979 - The Physical World Album Review

Ten years ago, Canadian rock duo Death From Above 1979 hit the scene with debut full length 'You're A Woman, I'm A Machine'; an album that fused scuzzy noise rock with danceable indie tendencies, while utilizing bass, drums, vocals and...

Fury - Trailer and Featurette

Fury - Trailer and Featurette

During April, 1945, the final month of World War Two, the Allied Forces are making their final push into German territory. With the recent death of one of the crew of the tank, 'Fury', Norman (Logan Lerman) is inducted into the crew. The other members, 'Wardaddy'..

Counting Crows - Somewhere Under Wonderland Album Review

Counting Crows - Somewhere Under Wonderland Album Review

Counting Crows' seventh studio album 'Somewhere Under Wonderland' is a welcome return for Adam Duritz's band. While it's certainly not a record that's taken six years to write ('Saturday Nights & Sunday Mornings', the Crows' last full length batch of...

Effie Gray - Trailer

Effie Gray - Trailer

When young Effie Grey (Dakota Fanning) is married to John Ruskin (Greg Wise), a man ten years older than her, she feels no pleasure whatsoever. She is soon whisked away from her native Scotland and follows her husband as he...

Luke James - Exit Wounds Video

Luke James - Exit Wounds Video

With his self-titled debut album due for release in late September, 2014, Luke James has released a music video for the song, 'Exit Wounds'. James co-directed the music video, with help from Yolanda Gerald. The song features as track number seven on the upcoming album.

Wolf Gang - Lay Your Love Down Video

Wolf Gang - Lay Your Love Down Video

With their debut studio album, 'Suego Faults', released in 2011, Wolf Gang have returned with a new single, entitled 'Lay Your Love Down'. The single was released in early September, 2014, and has recently received a new music video.

Gorgon City - Imagination Ft. Katy Menditta Audio

Gorgon City - Imagination Ft. Katy Menditta Audio

The new track from London-based electronic duo Gorgon City featuring Katy Menditta, entitled 'Imagination', has been released. The track is to be featured on Gorgon City's upcoming album, 'Sirens', which is set to be released in October, 2014.

Hot Tub Time Machine 2 - Trailer

Hot Tub Time Machine 2 - Trailer

Following their adventure in 1986, Nick (Craig Robinson) and Jacob (Clark Duke) are visiting their old friend, Lou (Rob Corddry) who has steadily become incredibly famous and wealthy for the creation of things like the internet. Someone, however, is displeased...

The Boxtrolls Movie Review

The Boxtrolls Movie Review

A triumph on a variety of levels, this staggeringly detailed stop-motion animation has a wonderfully deranged story packed with spirited characters. It also takes on some seriously important issues without ever getting heavy-handed about it.

Mary Lambert - Secrets Fedde Le Grand Remix Audio

Mary Lambert - Secrets Fedde Le Grand Remix Audio

Mary Lambert's July 2014 single, 'Singles', has been remixed by Dutch house DJ, Fedde le Grand. The song, which was Lambert's first single for her upcoming debut studio album, 'Heart on My Sleeve', was recently remixed by le Grand, best known for his 2006 track 'Put Your Hands Up For Detroit'.

Outline In Color - Lifer Video

Outline In Color - Lifer Video

With the release of their album, 'Masks', in June 2014, Outline In Colour have released a music video for their song, 'Lifer'. The song features as track number four on the album, and depicts a man digging in the desert...

Exodus: Gods and Kings - Featurettes

Exodus: Gods and Kings - Featurettes

Director Ridley Scott (Alien, Gladiator, Kingdom of Heaven) talks about world of his new film, 'Exodus: Gods and Kings'. The film follows the life of Moses (Christian Bale), and works on "the complexity of his character". Scott also talks about...

Pride Movie Review

Pride Movie Review

Based on a true story, this crowd-pleasing comedy-drama is such a joy to watch that it wears our faces out with all the smiling, laughing, crying and cheering. Skilfully written and directed, and sharply well played by an ace cast,...

Foster The People - Coming of Age [Live] Video

Foster The People - Coming of Age [Live] Video

Foster The People perform 'Coming Of Age', the first single off their second album 'Supermodel', in an energetic live show. The album was released in March 2014 and became their second to top the US Alternative charts.

Phantogram - Howlin At The Moon [Live] Video

Phantogram - Howlin At The Moon [Live] Video

Phantogram recently recorded a live video for their song, 'Howling at the Moon'. The song was released as the sixth track on their February 2014 second studio album. The video was recorded at the McDonald's sponsored Vivo Lift concert.

Alt J - This Is All Yours Album Review

Alt J - This Is All Yours Album Review

After just one album that mesmerised the world into understanding that "normal" guys can make intellectually heart pounding music that permeates the masses, Alt-J are back and their second 'In-tro' with its eclectic churning bass and choral 'La's' confirms they're...

Northern Soul - Trailer

Northern Soul - Trailer

John (Elliot James Langridge) doesn't fit in. He is victimised by his teacher (Steve Coogan), his mother (Lisa Stansfield) is ashamed of him, and he is often bullied. He fights back in whatever small way he can, but there is...

Calvin Harris feat. John Newman - Blame Video

Calvin Harris feat. John Newman - Blame Video

With Calvin Harris set to release his fourth studio album currently in the works, the Scottish DJ has teamed up with singer John Newman for the new single, 'Blame'. Now, 'Blame' has received a music video, directed by Emil Nava.

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Fury - Trailer and Featurette

Fury - Trailer and Featurette

During April, 1945, the final month of World War Two, the Allied Forces are making their final push into German territory. With the recent death of one of the crew of the tank, 'Fury', Norman (Logan Lerman) is inducted into the crew. The other members, 'Wardaddy'..

Counting Crows - Somewhere Under Wonderland Album Review

Counting Crows - Somewhere Under Wonderland Album Review

Counting Crows' seventh studio album 'Somewhere Under Wonderland' is a welcome return for Adam Duritz's band. While it's certainly not a record that's taken six years to write ('Saturday Nights & Sunday Mornings', the Crows' last full length batch of...

Zero 7 - Simple Science EP Review

Zero 7 - Simple Science EP Review

At Contact Towers, we're aware that there have been Kings of England, Kings of Comedy and even Kings of Convenience. But if ever there was a title bestowed for Kings of Chillout, it would certainly have gone to Henry Binns...

Ringo Deathstarr - Live Review

Ringo Deathstarr - Live Review

The Sabotage Club in Lisboa has all the trappings of the typical toilet circuit venue, if you were to disregard a decade or two. Stepping inside you are immediately bearhugged by that old familiar stench of cigarettes and sweat, and...

Nativity 3: Dude Where's My Donkey? - Trailer

Nativity 3: Dude Where's My Donkey? - Trailer

Mr. Shepherd is the new teacher at St Bernadette's Catholic School in Coventry who is eager to propose to his friend Sophie, to the delight of his young daughter who wants so badly to have a new mother by Christmas....

Serena - Trailer

Serena - Trailer

As the Great Depression begins to sweep across America, George Pemberton (Bradley Cooper) and Serena Shaw (Jennifer Lawrence) meet and fall in love. The whirl-wind romance soon sees the couple married, and entering into a lifelong partnership..

Justin Townes Earle - Time Shows Fools Video

Justin Townes Earle - Time Shows Fools Video

With the release of his new album, 'Single Mothers', in early September, 2014, Justin Townes Earle has released a music video for the track 'Time Shows Fools'. The song is featured on the album as track number eight.

Allah Las - Worship The Sun Album Review

Allah Las - Worship The Sun Album Review

When Allah Las' self-titled debut dropped at the back end of 2012, the psych rock revival was still in its infancy. Indeed, it's probably fair to say that record would have emerged around that time regardless of any scene taking...

Southport Weekender presents CAMELOT -  Live Review

Southport Weekender presents CAMELOT - Live Review

2014 has been a stand-out year for Southport Weekender. I'm sure any long standing promoter can empathise that dealing with the changing economic climate has been challenging, therefore it's a real achievement to create 4 events in one year. There...

Sir Sly - You Haunt Me Video

Sir Sly - You Haunt Me Video

'You Haunt Me', the title track for Sir Sly's debut studio album has just received a music video. The album is set for a mid-September 2014 release date, and contains the single as the fourth track, immediately following the track 'Gold' - the debut single that gained them success last year.