Monthly Archives: May 2016


BILLY BRAGG & JOE HENRY
NEW ALBUM – ‘SHINE A LIGHT: Field Recordings From The Great American Railroad’
To be released on 23rd Sept ‘16 On Cooking Vinyl

+ UK SHOWS ANNOUNCED

Recorded while travelling across America by train Shine A Light features songs originally made famous by Hank Williams, Lead Belly, The Carter Family, Jimmie [...]

Rocking For Your Life!

The Duel & The Corvids Punk @Mulberry Tavern 29th July

FFRUK TV corners Vertices

Impressing all with their debut show, Spanish bred, London based VERTICES played their second ever gig at one of FFRUK’s renowned Reggae Punk Monday nights and swiftly showed why their post punk spiced, power rock fuelled sound was brewing a buzz.

With influences from the likes of Television, The Jam, B-52s, Gang of Four, Wire, [...]

FFRUK TV gets close with O’Connell & Love

It is fair to say that the acclaimed “Minesweeping” was one of 2015’s most talked about folk/country rock inspired releases; the second album from O’CONNELL & LOVE a trove of songwriting treasures and musical highlights seven years in the making.

The band is the latest project from LARRY LOVE of Alabama 3 and long-time songwriting partner [...]

The London SS meets FFRUK TV

There are many obvious bands which get lauded as major sparks and inspirations within the seventies punk scene but just as potently amongst them is a band which never released anything, though rumours of a demo persist, and had a line-up as unstable as a Labour shadow cabinet in 2016.

The London SS though is [...]

The Past and Future, FFRUK TV Talks with Joe Maxwell

Making his third appearance at a FFRUK night, there is no escaping that JOE MAXWELL is one of the UK’s brightest young talents. Embracing all experiences through his band and solo performances, Joe is growing into a highly promising and always captivating proposition on the London music scene as shown by his latest acoustic performance [...]

FFRUK TV burns brightly with Electric Eyes

Bringing fiery blues rock ‘n’ roll incitement to the London landscape is ELECTRIC EYES, a trio formed less than two years ago but swiftly turning heads and ears in their direction. A regular thrill across some of the Capital’s choice venues since, Electric Eyes met FFRUK TV’s SEGS JENNINGS (Ruts DC) and TARA REZ (The [...]