This week Cameron and Sheldon talk about their experiences of Slam Dunk Festival. Where we think the festival should go, and the highlights and low lights of the festival. We also have DJ from exciting new Pop Punk band Woes on the show, who talks signing their deal, their origins and what the future holds. Make sure you are following us on Twitter and IG @SoundcheckPC
Cameron & Sheldon talk through what visitors to Slam Dunk Festival can expect from the pop punk institution. Including who to see, in case you haven't decided yet. Additionally, they cover the Birmingham Pride event and musical gems that can be found there. Finally, a sneak reveal of an interview we have arranged for this Thursday - it's going to be a busy week for the two musical musketeers!
After a brief interval, Cameron & Sheldon return to discuss the last fortnight's musical happenings. Including live reviews of Don Broco and Wide Eyed Boy, a review of Arctic Monkeys' new album, Tranquility Base Hotel & Casino, and Deadmau5's fight back against the corruption of the commercial ticket touting industry.
Cameron & Sheldon have both suffered with bouts of illness this week, so here's an episode with Arcane Roots from our YouTube archive. Featuring a partial cover of Bing Crosby's White Christmas and guest questions from Birmingham's JAWS. New episodes resume next week! Recorded in Home Nightclub at 2Q festival in Lincoln.
Cameron gives a review of upcoming indie rock act, Whenyoung and indie giants, The Vaccines, following their huge Alexandra Palace show. Following the Arctic Monkeys' tour selling it out in minutes and being labelled as "over-priced", Cameron & Sheldon discuss ticket buying in 2018. Also covered is the return of MTV Unplugged with British rock favourites, Biffy Clyro playing a tour of acoustic shows in some iconic venues.
On today's podlog, Cameron and Sheldon cover off another week of this week's musical happenings. Including: A review of Lower Than Atlantis's Leamington Spa show, as part of their tour of smaller venues around the country. Cardi B's latest album and why Cameron loves it. Sheldon enjoyed the ten seconds he listened to. 6ix9ine becoming the most viewed full feature interview on The Breakfast Club. The much discussed announcement of the new Arctic Monkeys album and what we can or can't infer...
Sheldon & Cameron jump into this week's podcast, including: What they're listening to at the moment (feat. BROCKHAMPTON, Kacey Musgraves, Jimothy Lacoste), experimental experiences at Reading Festival and the rapid decline of the curtain industry.
Today we have a dank content segment with Cameron and Sheldon, reviewing this year's festival lineups. Covering the best, worst, most surprising and most disappointing. We also cover Apple Music vs Spotify, the car crash that is BBC Radio 1, New Music Friday, Taylor Swift buying 2 million copies of her own album and a Reading Festival conspiracy.
Sheldon and Cameron catch up with Simon from Don Broco after their Birmingham show. Accompanied with a round up of all the biggest releases in March (including The Magic Gang, Fickle Friends, Casey, Moose Blood).
In our sophomore episode of SoundCheck Season 2, we are joined by 36 Crazyfists guitarist, Steve Holt, at the O2 Academy in Birmingham. Steve has been in the music industry for over 24 years, overseeing the release of eight 36 Crazyfists albums. In this episode, we cover all of Steve's career and touch on how changes in the music industry might affect new bands, health consciousness, Nickelback and the etymology of band names (including 5 Finger Death Punch, Catfish & The Bottlemen and...
MiC Lowry dropped into the SoundCheck office, after a cheeky Katsu, to chat about the history of the band, schoolyard tensions and the ramifications of a two-footed challenge on Justin Bieber. This is audio from our YouTube video so please check that out on our channel for the full experience!
Cameron and Sheldon run through the many layers of the 2017 trifle. What was the best album? Who was the best guest? Just how disappointed will Cameron be with Sheldon's music taste? We also explain away our recent hiatus, announce our MiC Lowry winner and give thanks to everyone who has shared their time with us and made 2017 the best year in SoundCheck's long and winding history. See you all in 2018!
We joined Clean Cut Kid on their Wolverhampton leg of their tour. We sat down for over an hour and discuss almost everything. From leaving polydor to produce their album completely independently to their run in with Jimmy Page. In an open and frank conversation Mike and Ev from the band discussed the inner workings of a band working hard to impress the likes of Spotify and Radio 1. Make sure you have subscribed and share this if you have enjoyed it.
This week on Soundcheck S and C chat to Jerry Williams on the second leg of "The Road to 2Q" Mini series. We talk about going it alone as a singer song writer without a major. How the tour is going and what it was like touring with Vanessa Carlton through Europe.
This week on Soundcheck: Cameron and Sheldon were joined with British Pop Punk sensations Roam from the South East of England. Roam joined SC at their Birmingham show supporting New Found Glory. 5.10 - NFG Tour 6.10 - A Twitter poll that divide Roam's fans 8.40 - Being on tour with their Grandads 9.36 - Seeing dead people while on tour with Enter Shikari 12.51 The state of rock music 15.30 New music that Roam are listening to 19.03 - Where to get Roam's New Album....
This week on Soundcheck: We discuss Foo Fighters amazing new booze related promo... Taylor Swifts new record "Ready For It" Architect's return with "Doomsday" We also run through the rest of new music Friday.
This week on SCP... - MASSIVE NEW 2Q FESTIVAL ANNOUNCEMENT - TICKETS ARE £22.00 BLOODY BUY ONE - Belle and Sebastian did something ridiculous to their drummer. - Glass Animals may have ruined festivals for the tropical fruit lovers Great new music from Anders.