Tag Archives: The Deadline Shakes

The Deadline Shakes – Zealots [Flowers in the Dustbin]

The Deadline Shakes’ new album, Zealots establishes the band as an energetic and creative band that is not afraid to experiment. Opener ‘Bright Spot in a Bad Year’ commences with acoustic guitar and harmonising vocals, which gradually builds into an energetic pop track that also features an electric guitar solo and folk influences - opening the … Continue Reading ››

The Deadline Shakes – ‘Phonecalls In The Bath’ [Flowers In The Dustbin]

As we await the soon-to-be realise of The Deadline Shakes new album, they gift us with their new single ‘Phonecalls in the Bath’. Known for their vintage vibe with a mixture of rock, folk and eccentric pop operatic styles, ‘Phonecalls in the Bath’ brings everyone’s favourite pleasures into one extravagant song. This track starts with a single … Continue Reading ››

The Deadline Shakes – ‘Slipping From Your Heart’ [Flowers In The Dustbin] 

Fresh from their track ‘Sweeten The Deal’ featuring in the People Make Glasgow advert from the dominant Commonwealth advertising, The Deadline Shakes have been making a noticeable impression. Their new single, ’Slipping From Your Heart is a carbon copy of exactly what the band describes themselves as, “rock, pop, maybe some folk, it rolls and sometimes it … Continue Reading ››

Rave Child Top 20 tracks of 2013

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2013 has been the first full year that Rave Child has been running content on a regular basis so it’s only fitting that we a run a best of 2013.

Now, I appreciate I can’t listen to everything, the fact that a new … Continue Reading ››

Record review: The Deadline Shakes – ‘Bright Spot in a Bad Year’ [Flowers In The Dustbin]

a2796568837_10Glasgow band The Deadline Shakes has been featured on BBC Introducing since forming in 2012 and have already been named as one of BBC Radio Scotland’s Breakout Bands. Their latest single is ‘Bright Spot in a Bad Year’ twirls and dances chaotically, a full on experience of … Continue Reading ››