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Factory Records

Two limited box sets & a special exhibition

Celebrating the 40th anniversary of the iconic Label

Lost & Found: Hull

Hull's lost past and newly found musical places

From Spiders, to Fruit and Polar Bear. Spaces that make up the city's cultural landscape.



15 years of Kasabian's eponymous debut

Subculture Unsung

Roky Erickson

Remembering one of psychedelic rock's true pioneers


Definitely Maybe

Celebrate Oasis' seminal debut album turning 25 with original content from the era and limited edition re-releases.

Subculture Uncovered

The Crofters Rights, Bristol

A countercultural hub in Bristol's historic Stokes Croft area

25 Years Of 'The Holy Bible'

Manic Street Preachers' 1994 brutalist masterpiece

The Manic's final album as a four-piece band

Subculture Unsung

Alexis Korner

Celebrating the man affectionately known as 'the father of British Blues'.

Glastonbury 50

Written by Michael & Emily Eavis

Official book celebrating the 50th anniversary of the Festival

Lightning Seeds

25th Anniversary Reissue of 'Jollification'

An album that bridged the gap between 1980s pop and 1990s indie

The S.L.P.

Serge from Kasabian's new project

Debut album details announced, including collaborations with Slowthai and Little Simz

40 Years of Personal Stereo

The Walkman and its descendants

In-ear headphones, album sharing, playlists and mixtape culture


"The only good system is a sound system"

A coming of age film set to the backdrop of the Scottish Rave scene in the '90s.

Subculture Weekender

The best music hang-outs in Lisbon

We look at some of the best venues in Portugal's cultural melting pot

Lost & Found: Brighton

Brighton's lost past and new musical places

We look at the venues of England's seafront counterculture hotspot


Saturday 27/07/19, Windmill Brixton

An all-day line up of new music in one of London's best independent venues

All Our Tomorrows 2019

12/13/14 September, The 100 Club, London

New Music Weekender - Celebrating Innovation In Music And The Arts

Brian Jones

No Jones No Stones

A celebration of Jones’ essential contribution to The Rolling Stones catalogue

Subculture Uncovered

The Crescent, York

A community venue with new music and dominoes

20 years of 'Coffee + TV'

Graham Coxon and Blur's 1999 summer hit

The surprising song that hinted at the band's hiatus

Liam Gallagher

Best Musical Moments

We celebrate the frontman's best musical moments following the announcement of his sophomore solo record.

55 Years of Smashed Guitars

Auto-Destructive-Art and counterculture

Pete Townshend starts a trend by accidentally breaking his guitar on stage in June 1964

Sometimes Always Never

"Sometimes it's hard to find the right words"

New British film from director, Carl Hunter, and writer, Frank Cottrell Boyce, starring Bill Nighy

Joy Division

'Unknown Pleasures'

Celebrating 40 years of the iconic post punk record.

What Do I Get?

Buzzcocks and the art of Malcolm Garrett

Special exhibition celebrating 40 years of Garrett’s distinctive artwork for the band

Subculture Unsung

Shirley Collins

One of British music's quietest comeback stories.

Inna De Yard - 'The Soul of Jamaica'

All star Jamaican reggae outfit

Contemporary reworks of 13 iconic Jamaican recordings


50 years of The Who's rock opera

Pete Townshend's epic tale of Pinball Wizards, Acid Queens and miracles

The Streets

A Grand Don't Come For Free

15 years since Mike Skinner reinvented the concept album for the 21st Century

Haiku Hands

SubcultureLive - 100 Club / Fri 2nd August

Haiku Hands headline a line up of forward-looking and genre-defying new music

Subculture Lost & Found

Newcastle's lost past and new hangouts

From Club a Gogo and Tuxedo Junction to Think Tank?

Dan Lyons

Special People EP

Details on the new release from the former Fat White Family dummer

The Great Escape 2019

Must See Bands

When and where to catch our top picks at this year's festival.

The Stone Roses

30 years of the iconic debut album

A record that captured the time and place of its creation and changed music forever

Martin Freeman & Eddie Piller

Soul On The Corner

The Acid Jazz founder and actor follow up their well received Jazz compilation with with this Soul filled record.

Subculture Weekender

The best music hang-outs in Ljubljana

A vibrant city with a scene that reflects its independent spirit

Du Blonde

More than a musician

A look at Beth Jeans Houghton's artistic career outside of music

The Specials - Record Store Day

Win an ultra-rare signed 7” Single

Win a copy of the '10 Commandments' Record Store Day 2019 single feat. Saffiyah Khan

Subculture Uncovered

The Fleece, Bristol

The southwesterly bohemian city's largest independent venue, founded in 1982.

Ronnie Lane

Just For A Moment

Life after Small Faces and Faces - a new boxset collects Ronnie Lane's other works

Subculture Unsung

A look at Lady Sovereign's artistic output

A decade on form her last release - a pioneer of bringing UK grime into the mainstream?

Musicians & Activism

From Lennon to The Specials & Saffiyah Khan

When musicians challenge establishment & injustice

Primal Scream

Maximum Rock ‘N’ Roll: The Singles

Singles compilation sets out to cover 30 years of the band's releases

Steve Lamacq

Lost Alternatives

New boxset considers the evolution of independent British music in the 1990s

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