The VLM Playlist: May 2020

May has seen things go from batshit crazy to holy-hell-get-me-off-this-planet crazy. There's really no adjectives left to describe these months anymore, I don't know why I try. Musicians have largely given up w...

Introducing: The Red Stains

Despite having only one official single release to their name, The Red Stains have already been hailed as "a band to listen to", by The Charlatans frontman and all-round music guru, Tim Burgess. This may not...

Introducing: Break Fate

Break Fate were forged in late 2017 by lead vocalist Mashana Malowa, and guitarist Ricky Thompson, before being joined by their drummer Oliver Cartwright.  Inspired by bands such as Knuckle Puck, Tiny Moving P...

New Sheffield Culture Hub Launched

Sheffield Culture Hub has been created in partnership with The University of Sheffield and Sheffield City Council with the aim of "keeping culture open online and helping the arts community stay strong in Sheff...

Tramlines Cancelled for 2020

In a statement posted on their website the team behind Tramlines have announced the festival will no longer be going ahead this year. The statement read: "We have delved into all possible options to try and ...