The Vaccines


The Vaccines – Melody Calling

Submitted by / 11 years ago / New Singles

Premièred earlier on Zane Lowe‘s Radio 1 show, here is the brand new single from The Vaccines called “Melody Calling“. It was recorded at Eldorado Studios in Burbank, L.A. with producers John Hill (Rihanna, M.I.A, Santigold) and Rich Costey (Muse, Franz Ferdinand, Arctic Monkeys). This sound seems a lot more accessible than their previous body of…


Competition: Win tickets to see Crystal Castles, The Vaccines & Magnetic Man

Submitted by / 13 years ago / Competitions

The Shockwaves NME Awards Tour is back for 2011, and it’s bigger and bolder than ever before, with an extraordinary line-up which I have been wetting myself with excitement about since its announcement. Normally you would expect to see bands of this size headlining their own shows, but the Crystal Castles, Magnetic Man, Everything Everything…


BBC Sound of 2011 Insight Part 2 – The Vaccines

Submitted by / 13 years ago / New Songs

Although I had heard and listened to The Vaccines before the 2011 list was published, I haven’t posted about them previously. They were well hyped last year and have already developed quite a following. Having been together for less than a year, the hotly tipped London four-piece already seem to be carrying the whole future…


The BBC Sound of 2011 Poll

Submitted by / 13 years ago / Music News

In what has become somewhat of a national tradition now, the BBC Sound of 2011 longlist has just been revealed. The list was compiled using recommendations from more than 160 influential UK tastemakers (bleh!), who were asked to name their favourite new acts. The entrants must not have had a UK top 20 single or…