Tag Archives: big scary monsters

BSM ’11 Collection

As you might know if you’re a regular visitor, one of my favorite labels is Big Scary Monsters. Not only do I like the way they work with artists and press and keep up the DIY spirit, but I also like their roster. A lot. (In love with Walter Schreifels! hellooo!) What the previous years […]

We Ruined His Birthday With An Invisible Balloon

Big Scary Monsters and Alcopop! have teamed up to put together a BRILLIANT sampler, available as a pay-as-you-like download or as a (limited edition) cd with handmade cover available for half-price when bought with any other item – basically a way to put something for yourself under the tree when doing online vinyl Christmas shopping, […]

Tall Ships: Stream EP

The UK-based band that has opened for bands the likes of 65daysofstatic, Minus the Bear, and Maps & Atlases, have their second EP There is Nothing But Chemistry Here (out on Big Scary Monsters) up for free and full streaming! There Is Nothing But Chemistry Here EP by Tall Ships

Talons will destroy you

Often at concerts, I wonder how certain acts came to tour/do gigs together. On badly booked nights, you’ll have an opener that seems to have been picked out of a hat at random – a band that will not appeal, maybe, to the majority of the audience. Talons and This Will Destroy You are two […]