Soundsphere’s Bands Of 2018

Hello everyone. Here’s our end of year list. We hate end of year lists, but we hope you enjoy these mint bands from across the alternative, metal, rock and electronic […]

Hello everyone. Here’s our end of year list. We hate end of year lists, but we hope you enjoy these mint bands from across the alternative, metal, rock and electronic music landscapes…

New Beat Fund

Chilled as fuck vibes from these US alt-rockers…

Drug Church 

Grunge and hardcore meld perfectly here…fantastic stuff…

Zeal & Ardor

Heavy music has never been so damned interesting…

Gerard Way

Consistently interesting, and catchy…

King 810

A constant on these lists for us. One of the most intriguing and intense acts around…

Fangclub

Grunge is back, and this band are fucking exceptional…

Gender Roles

Hooks aplenty from this Brighton lot. We’re super excited for the future of Gender Roles…

Glum 

Again, we’re suckers for moody, hard-hitting alternative rock, and these guys provide that in spades…

Strange Bones

Blackpool punks pushing the envelope and exciting EVERYONE. 

Queen Zee

Genre-bending alternative rock from Liverpool that really, REALLY rules…

Faux Pas

A 90s alternative revival? York’s Faux Pas will be at the forefront in 2019…

Culture Abuse

Everyone’s favourite new band (pictured). Period. 

Turnstile 

Hardcore with pop hooks. Absolute stunning…

Sick Joy 

Heavy, raw and super catchy rock sounds…

Black Futures

If you’re a fan of alternative rock and banging electronic music, look no further….

Charly Bliss

Wonderful pop music with a harder, grungier edge…

Incubus

A welcome return to form for one of rock’s most enduring bands…

Dilly Dally 

Rock music’s new hope…

Tricky 

One of the most enigmatic personalities in British music, always bringing the tunes…

IAMX

Synthpop music has never had a more innovative figurehead…

Nasty Little Lonely 

Taking influence from Marilyn Manson and Nirvana in equal measure, this lot pricked our ears in 2018…

Gouge Away

There isn’t a cooler band in the world right now…

Microwave

Looking for a new favourite emo band, Microwave are the best thing going, and an absolute end of year favourite for us…

Sulpher

An industrial metal band made up of members from other bands, who gives a fuck, this is good. 

Trevor Something

Post-punk and synthwave has a new hero, but Trevor Something does not exist…

No Scary Bears

North Yorkshire alt-rock from some of the best musicians in the region…

Three Day Millionaires

Punk music from East Yorkshire that’ll completely blow your balls off…

The Howl And The Hum 

Passionate, powerful. Perfect.

Allusinlove

Back, and beautiful…

NEWMEDS

One of the most energetic bands to come out in 2018, we expect massive things for this lot…

HEALTH

The new record is fantastic, and this is pummelling…

Rolo Tomassi 

They came out with one of the records of this year. Special stuff…

Chupa Cabra

This Cheshire schizo-indie band are fucking wonderful…

Of Allies

Hull alternative metal reaching millions, mate…

Bloodhound

Another East Yorks alt favourite for you…

SWMRS 

So very, very….very catchy.

LTNT

Cool as fuck alternative rock with a furious grunge edge.

BDRMM

Super chill, beautiful alt-indie. 

Natterers

Punk. Wonderful bloody flippin’ punk.

Teenage Wrist

The new saviours of American rock music…

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