FESTIVAL COVERAGE: BBC 6 Music Festival 2019 In Liverpool; ‘By Night’ Highlights

‘Every performance we saw throughout the weekend was either great or mid blowing; we’ve never been to a festival with performances of such a high quality!’ Last weekend Underscore Part 3 attended the BBC 6 Music Festival which headed to Liverpool for the first time and we followed close to see what the fuss is Continue Reading

INTERVIEW: Good Cop, Bad Cop. One Of Our Top Albums Of The Year, Milburn Crossed With Arctic Monkeys; We Had to Chat to Brainchild Joe Carnall Jnr.

From the moment we first played the Good Cop, Bad Cop solo album of Joe Carnall Jnr. to now there hasn’t been a week when we haven’t played it tons so we had to find our more. Underscore Part 3’s editor James Wadsworth grew up in the 2000s indie scene so was well versed in Continue Reading

TRACK PREMIER & EP REVIEW: Munky – Un, Deux, Trois, Cat E.P: Brimming with knowing swagger and intelligence

The emerging Dublin scene continues to show no sign of let-up; the latest protagonists being dance-punk outfit Munky who have followed up on early trailers You’ve Got Male and One in Five with an extended-play release, the cheekily titled Un, Deux, Trois, Cat. Resplendent in psych-feline artwork, the outing consolidates Munky’s early promise and post-millennial Continue Reading

ALBUM REVIEW: FACS – Lifelike. Uneasy Listening: Beauty in the brutality.

Lifelike is the sophomore release from Chicago’s FACS, a trio featuring ex-Disappears members Brian Case (guitar/vocal) and Noah Ledger (drums), with Alianna Kalaba (bass) replacing Jonathan van Herik who played on 2018 debut Negative Houses. “[Lifelike] is a glowering morass of a record, seething with foreboding and very, very dark.” Let’s nail down a few Continue Reading

Good Cop, Bad Cop (Matt Helders of Arctic Monkeys & Joe Carnall of Milburn). This Is Not The Album We Wanted, It’s So Much More; Old Friendships Die Hard On This Classic Debut.

‘One of the best albums of 2019 so far… is not getting the hype it deserves…; you need this album in your life.’ Initial rumblings of Joe’s work outside Milburn were coming to light in late 2016 when he chatted with Underscore Part 3 at Portsmouth’s Wedgewood Rooms on Milburn’s first tour in 7 years Continue Reading