INTERVIEW: Desperate Journalist; We Chatted To Lead Singer Jo Ahead Of Their New Album Release.

It’s almost two years since London-based indie-goths Desperate Journalist released their critically-acclaimed sophomore outing Grow Up. On the eve of the release of their much-anticipated third album In Search of the Miraculous, Underscore Part 3 caught up with the band’s singer and lyricist Jo Bevan to discuss art, hope, juggling life’s competing demands and the Continue Reading

GIG REVIEW: Valeras, The Keep Cats, Daphney at Heartbreakers, Southampton.

Valeras A bands first headline tour can often make or break them, it’s the process of crafting their ability to play out of their comfort zone; it’s the first time the band will have been spending so many stressful hours together, many of the venues will be new and quite frankly the levels of ticket Continue Reading

INTERVIEW: BODEGA; Ahead Of Their UK Tour We Spoke To Ben About Literally Everything!

In 2018 BBC Radio 6 Music introduced the UK to New York City art rock band BODEGA with their blatant despairing anthem ‘How Did This Happen’ getting heavy air-play due to it speaking in a voice many could relate to whilst it’s catchy lines kept it’s values and melody in our heads. With every single Continue Reading

PHOTO-STORY- Frank Carter & The Rattlesnakes, Black Futures at The Old Firestation, Bournemouth 11.02.2019.

Frank Carter & The Rattlesnakes return to Bournemouth was highly anticipated selling out in less than a week, their return was triumphant and with highly polished Black Futures in support these are two bands who will see bigger stages and venues in the near future. Full photo gallery from this night to remember…   Black Continue Reading

INTERVIEW: DITZ Spoke With James Wadsworth Ahead Of Their New Single Release Gay Boy.

righton noise rock/hardcore quintet have just released their new single ‘Gay Boy’ after a year full of high profile support slots and their critically acclaimed single ‘Seeking Arrangement’. With only 4 songs released previously and not a filler in sight Underscore Part 3’s James Wadsworth chatted with drummer Jack to learn their plans for the Continue Reading

GIG REVIEW: Frank Carter & The Rattlesnakes. An Open Letter To The Band From The Fans That Really Need Their Band Right Now

The Old Firestation, Bournemouth, UK. 11.02.2019 Dear Frank, Spending the afternoon with you and Dean in interview and generally milling around the venue we knew this was a big night. Regardless of its ticket sales (the whole tour is sold out) the Frank Carter & The Rattlesnakes ship runs like the professional outfit that has Continue Reading

INTERVIEW: HEAVY LUNGS Spoke To Us Half Way Through Their UK Independent Venue Week Tour And Ahead Of Their New EP

Heavy Lungs: Photo Credit Simon Clay We’ve been lucky to have followed the rise of Heavy Lungs from juniors under the guidance of IDLES to their meteoric attack on the post-punk scene. Heavy Lungs have just released their new 4 track EP last week ‘Straight To CD’ so James Wadsworth of Underscore Part 3 had Continue Reading

PHOTO-STORY: Ed The Dog, Safe To Swim, Talk Show. 8th February, The Green Door Store, Brighton.

Underscore Part 3’s Brighton photographer Simon Clay headed down to The Green Door Store last Friday to check out what the man behind the dog moniker and his group were all about, we’re loving their album and the crowd loved them live too. With appearances on BBC Introducing under their belts who knows what’s next Continue Reading

INTERVIEW: The Murder Capital, A Band With Quite A Year Ahead Of Them Drip Feeding Us Their Domination Bit By Bit.

Sometimes before a band release any work you know they’re going to make an impression. With difficult economic, social and political climates we may all be struggling, but musicians like The Murder Capital are stamping their mark on the UK scene speaking the words many can’t find themselves. James, singer of The Murder Capital, confesses Continue Reading