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Bands and new music for fans of mogwai



MAINES release their new single 'Ascendance' on February 15th. The song was written and recorded in 2020 and is a snapshot of frustration at being isolated under the governance of fools, combining a love for the duality for punk and post-rock.

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by Three Days from Retirement

Hey everyone. We are Three days from Retirement, a post rock instrumental band from Edinburgh, Scotland. We make the most Euphoric, Epic, Walls of Sound in the UK right now. Dont miss out and join us on our journey. Watch our track 'Mandy' now, and be prepared for your mind to be blown. 3DFR

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Hey guys, we're a post-rock/shoegaze band from Birmingham. Our music is pretty miserable - we hope you dig it.

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El Ten Eleven

Hello friends, we are very excited to bring you news of our tenth record, Banker’s Hill, out September 7th on Topshelf Records. It’s a nine-song exploration into the challenge of living in the moment. Our music has been described as “meditation in motion”, which seems apt.

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