Gigs, albums, singles and features from the music team.
July 22, 2017
Interview with Sobriquet, a post-hardcore Sheffield band playing this year’s Tramlines
Throat-shredding screams and arena-ready chorus, this post-hardcore outfit are as thrilling to witness as they are bizarre to look at.
July 22, 2017
Top ten Tramlines pick from Forge’s music editors
Catch up with our pick of the very best acts at Tramlines 2017
May 21, 2017
alt-J: “Relaxer” – Album Preview and Review
Close your eyes and get lost in this mysteriously illusive album.
May 15, 2017
Kasabian – For Crying Out Loud Review: Football-hooligan-rock remains essential
Are Kasabian ready to wind things down with their sixth studio album, For Crying Out Loud? Hell no.
May 8, 2017
Few artists have had as much impact as Kendrick Lamar in recent years and his fourth studio album ‘DAMN.’ feels like yet another showcase of a genius at work.
May 7, 2017
New album ‘You Are We’ from Sheffield band While She Sleeps – reviewed by Michael Chilton
“You Are We” sits at number seven in the official album chart.
May 6, 2017
Stormzy’s ‘Gang Signs & Prayer’ tour review: Grime lives on in Sheffield
Stormzy hit The O2 Academy Sheffield on Sunday 30th April with much anticipation after the release of his highly acclaimed album ‘Gang Signs & Prayer’.
May 4, 2017
Album Review: Pollinator – Blondie
The term ‘legend’ is not one to be thrown around loosely, but if there is one band and character who deserves this title, it is Blondie and Debbie Harry.
April 26, 2017
University Brass Band return to stage following contest success
The University of Sheffield’s very own brass band will showcase their talent on Saturday 29 April.
April 3, 2017
Maximo Park: ‘Risk To Exist’ Review
You might have forgotten how good Maximo Park are since it’s been a while since they released a high calibre indie album.