Axe of choice would be quite an overstatement; guitar of fiery in-store infatuation and losing a bet is more accurate. Us scandis (meaning Rebuke and our on-again off-again road wives in Forever Unclean) have an ongoing, risky game of “what are the odds” that resulted in me buying this guitar on the day of a show in Hamburg (at the lovely Booze Cruise festival, go there if you haven’t already).
Guildford’s best-kept indie-punk secret, Wild Tales, released their first single Hourglass for your listening pleasure on 14 September 2018. “This song is asking the listener to question reality and telling them to not let the small issues in life cause them stress,” said vocalist and guitarist Adam Rains, “I love this track as it was […]
Every month, the Lockjaw Crew will be sharing our hidden gems from the depths of the Lockjaw distro. Whether you’re discovering a new band or rekindling an old flame, give them a listen and let us know what you think. It’s exciting to see all the new music being released this year, but it’s easy […]
Hey, it’s awesome to meet you. Let’s grab a drink and have a chat! If there’s one thing we want more of here at Lockjaw it’s to get to know you. Come say ‘hello’ to us at gigs, tell us what you’re listening to and what’s grating on your nerves. The most rewarding thing about […]
Head Honcho, Rob, shares the story of the Lockjaw Crew’s summer holiday, taking in London, Brakrock Ecofest and Punk Rock Holiday. Part 2 features the main day of Brakrock Ecofest, all the highlights of Punk Rock Holiday and maybe – just maybe! – a beer or two. Waking up like a fresh morning piece of […]
Head Honcho, Rob, shares the story of the Lockjaw Crew’s summer holiday, taking in London, Brakrock Ecofest and Punk Rock Holiday. Part 1 features a calamitous journey, This Is A Standoff and the first day of Brakrock. August 2nd had come around again; it was the time for 6,000 punk rockers from all over the […]
There have been some exciting changes here at Lockjaw Records recently: we’re launched a new logo, a new website and announced that we’re working with a brand new, bigger team!
Rob Piper, head honcho here at Lockjaw, spoke to Sarah W at Shout Louder about the expansion. You can read the full article here, but we’ve included the highlights below.
Summer isn’t over! We’ve got just what you need to keep the sunshine and good vibes going all year long. To celebrate festival season, we’ve created a brand new Lockjaw Records compilation: Catchy Tunes for Fetching People. What sets this apart from other compilations? Well, it comes on a frisbee! That’s right, you can buy […]
The first taste of Manchester’s tech-punkers new album, ‘Leopards’, is a woodland romp! Fair Do’s have unleashed the first taste of new material from their highly-anticipated debut album ‘Leopards’. The first single ‘Closing In’ is now available on Spotify and YouTube. Pre-order ‘Leopards’ on digipack CD and 12’’ vinyl from the Lockjaw Records webstore: https://lckjw.eu/FDleopards “For me, ‘Closing In’ is […]