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Issue n.o: 208

25th January 2011.

4 PAGES

20 GREATEST

OF ALL NEW RELEASES!!!!!!

TRACKS.

Of many bands including: King Noz, As We Are, Tempting Rosie etc...

KING NOZ!

Exclusive interview. 2011 NEW ARTISTS PREVIEW. As selected by The Killers, The Kaiser Chiefs, The Wombats, The Kooks, The Enemy, The Fratellis and The Reverand in the Makers.

BEHIND THE SCENES OF TEMPTING ROSIE.


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25th January 2011

Issue 208

BIRMINGHAM. LONDON. MANCHESTER.

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FEATURES 40. BAND INTERVIEW About music, life and musical influences.

44. GREATEST

REGULARS

TRACKS Selected by your favourite

32. VIP LOUNGE

Indie bands

What the latest

of all time,

bands are up to.

including: the Killers, the Kaiser Chiefs and Pigeon Detetctives.

46 NEW FOR 2011.

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Music, books

EXTRAS

34. KING NOZ INTERVIEW King Noz talk about life in the band, and their experiences.

and films that are coming

6. WHAT OUR BANDS HAVE TO SAY

out. We have

36. BEHIND THE

Rants, moans and band gossip right

the inside

SCENES.

scoop of the

What our bands

to your fingertips.

best reviews, including

8. FAN MAIL Our IND=E readers like to write and

have been up to.

some of our panel’s verdicts.

talk about what they like and dislike. “It’s the adrenaline rush, there’s nothing 10. EXCLUSIVE GIGS

more than standing infront of people sing-

We can show you who has been

ing your heart out with your band mem-

playing what.

bers next to you. I love it.”

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Hi all! Another magazine this month. We have done research into the top gigs that have been going on this month, purely for your own entertainment including some of the best bands around. Also, we have interviewed unsigned also as well as the main bands.. Want to know more? Read the magazine :)

Editor.

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KING NOZ “Our music is inspired by our lives and the world in which we live in. We do not need artists or bands influencing our way of making music. It’s not for us.” Through Chris Giles education, he was never really the cool kid.

Chris talks to us about how music has shaped his life, without the necessary need of artists shaping his influence, He talks about how music helped his life in all aspects of his life. “If you want to know about my life, pick up a CD and there will always be some sort of song talking about growing up” King Noz, a new indie band

kids. People judged us before

was inspired by individual’s

on the scene, have entered the

they even knew us.”

and the way they think.

music world with a fresh at-

Home life for Chris was often

So what about the future for

titude to life. Chris Giles, lead

an issue also, Bina resulted to

King Noz? We asked Bina

guitarist, opens up to us about

singing and writing his own

about the gigs and any forth

the band.

lyrics about his childhood. “If

coming albums.

you want to know about my

“We hope to do a few more

centric 20 year old male lead

life, pick up a CD and there

gigs soon. We’re dueting with

guitarist, sees himself as a bit

will always be some sort of

Tempting Rosie in the summer.

of a rebellious teenager, with

song talking about growing

As for albums, we are releas-

a love of music. As a school

up.”

ing a new album soon called

child, he was always the odd

For Chris, he lead a life of

Rumours. It should be an excit-

one out. He described herself

mystery, growing up with three

ing year,”

as an outsider of her school

older sisters with no recol-

King Noz have been described

peers. “While everyone had

lection of her mother, life was

as an upbeat indie band, with

the latest shoes, I was happy

always a struggle for him. His

their complicated drum beats

in a pair of battered Doc-

music therefore esculated from

and excit ing synths on the

tor Martin’s boots and stripy

there.

keyboard. With their poignant

socks.” The latest album, Cool

So what about their influences?

songs about life and love, who

for School, was reflective of his

“Our music is inspired by our

could not resist their wonder-

time at secondary school.

lives and the world in which

ful music? Not us, that’s for

“My band members also went

we live in. We do not need art-

sure!

to the same school as me, and

ists or bands influencing our

they too were outsiders. We

way of making music. It’s not

were never really the cool

for us.”Chris told us that he

Chris Giles, an ec-

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wRITTEN BY rHIAN keR-

Rhian Kershaw

EXCLUSIVE

INTERVIEW!


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