Just The Crust 18/10/21: The Battery Farm – Dirty Den’s March of Suffering โœŠ

our feature for today’s Just The Crust is the brand new EP from The Battery Farm๐Ÿค˜

self-proclaimed “gutter punks” of Manchester, The Battery Farm have been tearing up stages for a few years now, with their energetic sets, driving tunes and formidable stage presence – they’re absolutely amazing live, every time we’ve caught them we’ve been blown away โ˜€๏ธ

the new EP features some of their previous singles this year, such as “Roy Keane Isn’t Real” and “When The Whip Goes Crack” – they toe the line between serious and having a laugh so well ๐Ÿ˜Š with huge, anthemic choruses and melodic and grungy build ups, these are definitely ones to watch on the Manchester scene. ๐Ÿ˜Ž

one of our favourites off the new EP is “I’ve Never Been To Gorton” – a proper tongue-in-cheek tune about the different areas of Manchester, with lovely guitar melodies throughout and huge choruses ๐Ÿค˜ lead singer Ben’s vocal sounds great on this too, showing his prowess as a vocalist – well worth a listen ๐Ÿค 

head on over to Spotify at https://open.spotify.com/album/6jIL2W5c4AUeF83jVpZB4H to find the EP in full – it’s a proper lovely listen with some beautiful interlude tracks to really make it stand out as a full release! ๐Ÿ™Œ you can also find their music videos on their YouTube as well, “Roy Keane Isn’t Real” is a reyt good watch ๐Ÿ˜† looking forward to seeing where these guys go next!

head on over to our website at www.breadrecords.co.uk to find all of our features, releases, reviews and more! ๐Ÿž

Just The Crust 20/09/21: Faux Pas – This Will Kill You โœŠ

our feature for (yesterday’s!) Just The Crust is the amazing brand new tune from Faux Pas! ๐Ÿค˜

absolutely top tune – lovely distortion, noise, chaos with so much going on.. modern grungy-punk anthems with melodic riffs, feedback, Ru’s amazing and powerful, direct vocals.. a complete tune! โœŠ love the atmosphere of the outro with the chorusy guitar and that little distorted tone.. just lush! ๐Ÿ˜Ž

Faux Pas are definitely ones to watch. having already played at festivals and got national radio play, we’re sure they’re going to make their imprint in UK music with the release of their upcoming EP ‘I Feel Pretty, So Should You’! โ˜€๏ธ

head on over to Spotify at https://open.spotify.com/artist/28L6HIX4S0kLRfiV6zbCW6 to find Faux Pas’ full discography along with ‘This Will Kill You’ which we’ve featured today ๐Ÿ’ฟ

find all of our features over here on our website at www.breadrecords.co.uk ๐Ÿž

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Just The Crust 23/08/21: The Avenues – Beautiful Shoes โ˜€๏ธ

our feature for today’s Just The Crust is the brand new tune from Hull-based indie rockers The Avenues UK! ๐Ÿค˜

“Beautiful Shoes” is the latest single from their new EP and it’s a proper banger, blending indie rock vibes with upbeat atmospheres and lovely lyricism. a real feel good tune for the summer! these guys are definitely ones to watch! ๐Ÿ˜Š

we’ve been following these guys for a while and each of their tunes are class – definitely got a top sound to them! their latest EP ‘What Happened In The Pink Room?” is top too, well worth a listen! ๐Ÿ˜Ž

head on over to Spotify at https://open.spotify.com/artist/1HNlh6RKS1pkqR5deKTnVF to check out their music, give them a follow and add some tunes to your playlists! ๐Ÿฅช

head on over to our website at www.breadrecords.co.uk to find all of our features, music, merch, gigs and more! ๐Ÿž

New music callout! โ˜€๏ธ

just a reminder to all you creatives, musicians, bands and artists – we’re always on the lookout for new music to feature! โ˜€๏ธ

we do plenty of features which we have in full on our website at www.breadrecords.co.uk/features – head over and have a lil gander! ๐Ÿค˜ we’re also going to be looking for artists for gigs real soon too!

so much music is coming out that we can’t keep up with every release but we LOVE covering talent up here in the North West. ๐Ÿ˜Š drop us an email at michael@breadrecords.co.uk if you’ve got anything for us! ๐Ÿž

JTC 26/07/21: The Rotanas – Get The Call ๐Ÿค˜

our feature for today’s Just The Crust is the brand new single from The Rotanas “Get The Call”! โ˜€๏ธ

based down in Cardiff, The Rotanas are an energetic britpop band who have been on the rise for a few years now – they’ve got a great discography now and have been headlining stages and even did a headline tour back in 2019 ๐Ÿค˜

when we heard this new single we defo knew we wanted to feature it – with a real 90’s atmosphere to it, it fills you with a proper sense of nostalgia for those older times ๐Ÿ˜Š we love the guitar riffs throughout, you can tell that these guys are gonna be huge! โœŠ

listen to the tune in full over on Spotify at https://open.spotify.com/album/09NZyo53yCARmntnu8Uy22 – drop them a follow, check out their previous tunes and keep your eyes peeled for these guys! can’t wait for more! ๐Ÿ˜Ž

find all of our features, events, music and more on our website at www.breadrecords.co.uk ๐Ÿž

Check out our latest episode of Grain Radio ๐Ÿ’ฟ

our latest episode of Grain Radio has been out for a week now!! ๐Ÿช this one is boss, with some amazing music on there!

featuring brand new tunes fromย HUNYBEES Music Marcus Man Turquoise Noise Denh Izenย andย THE A.V CLUBย – absolute bangers all the way through, what a lovely lineup of talent here! definitely something for everyone here, ranging from post-punk grunginess to lovely acoustic singer-songwriter vibes. class!ย ๐Ÿฅฐ

head over to YouTube atย https://youtu.be/wPjjcfvkjisย to find it, or you can find all of our episodes with more in-depth artist links atย https://breadrecords.co.uk/features/grain-radio/ ๐Ÿž

Just The Crust 05/07/21: Cold Water Swimmers – Holiday at The Secret Lake โ˜€๏ธ

our feature for today’s Just The Crust is the brand new ALBUM from Cold Water Swimmers “Holiday at the Secret Lake”!! ๐Ÿค˜

with an unmistakably Northern sound, the Manchester outfit have released some fantastic singles over the past year or two and are back now with their first full-length release! ๐Ÿช “Holiday at the Secret Lake” is chock-full of lovely tunes, reminiscent of 90s alternative indie mixed in with some lovely songwriting, and punkier elements which really give Cold Water Swimmers a unique yet familiar sound – definitely ones to watch here!! โ˜€๏ธ

must listens: Love is Insane / I’ll Be Your Witness – real brit-pop vibes with some top choruses you’ll be singing on your way home from the pub. ๐Ÿค˜ the whole album as a whole is fantastic though – definitely worth listening to on this overcast Manchester Monday ๐Ÿ

head on over to Bandcamp at https://coldwaterswimmers.bandcamp.com/album/holiday-at-the-secret-lake to find the album, with a limited edition 12″ vinyl available too!! ๐Ÿ˜Š it’s also available on all streaming sites!!

find all of our features over at www.breadrecords.co.uk ๐Ÿž

JTC 28/06/21: Rivver – Blue Lagoon โ˜€๏ธ

our feature for today’s Just The Crust is the brand new tune from Rivver ‘Blue Lagoon’! ๐Ÿ˜Ž

the Wigan four-piece return with yet another strong single, following on from their singles and EP last year – meshing indie rock with pop-jangly riffs, ‘Blue Lagoon’ really shows that Rivver are here to bring the summer vibes this year! โ˜€๏ธ

with a driving bassline controlling the track, unmistakably Northern vocals and a feel-good attitude throughout the track, there’s plenty to enjoy here as it erupts into the chorus with positivity and vibes that we’ve all been missing this last year. that guitar solo at the end and the building element of the track is class as well, super boss tune! ๐Ÿค˜

you can find the track over on Spotify at https://open.spotify.com/album/5rV4tKnBtLGbf4GZRk0LUx – go check out their discography, and give em a like or a follow and keep your eyes on these guys as they’re sure to be going places! ๐Ÿ˜Š

find all of our features here on our website at www.breadrecords.co.uk ๐Ÿž

Did you catch The Wrap? ๐Ÿ’ซ

did you catch our latest feature at the start of the month!??! ๐Ÿค˜

“The Wrap” is a lil round-up of all the lovely stuff going on during the past month that we couldn’t fit in or just fancied giving a special mention! โ˜€๏ธ there’s some boss stuff in the last one, with some of May’s finest releases, videos and more!

featuring Abi Rose Kelly Marcus Man Tay Temple Toria Wooff Peacock Method MYOTO and PLENTY more. it’s great. check it out over on our website at https://breadrecords.co.uk/2021/06/05/the-wrap-may-2021/ ๐Ÿž


Grain Radio: Episode 17 has been out for a week! โ˜€๏ธ

our SEVENTEENTH episode of Grain Radio has been out for a week now! ๐Ÿ˜Š

there’s some absolutely fantastic tunes on this one – including music from Brains For Breakfast Scatterchild Dr Fabola YNES and Proletariat.๐Ÿค˜ such a brilliant variety of music, it’s a pleasure to make up these radio shows for you guys each month. ๐Ÿฅฐ

head over to our features here on our website at www.breadrecords.co.uk/features/grain-radio/ or you can find it on YouTube at https://youtu.be/TGM1ZNSAEa0! let us know what you think ๐Ÿž