Joanna Gruesome

Joanna Gruesome to embark on mini-tour in March

January 19, 2016 in News

Welsh noise-pop sextet will take time out from writing their third album to play shows in Bristol, London and Brighton…

Best Of 2015

Best Of 2015

December 31, 2015 in Features

As a brand new year beckons, we look back at the singers, songs and songwriters that made 2015 their own…

Songwriiting app issue 2

Songwriting issue 2: return of the app!

February 6, 2015 in News

Songwriting is proud to announce the news your mobile’s been waiting for: issue 2 of our app is out now!…

Joanna Gruesome

Interview: Joanna Gruesome

February 1, 2015 in Songwriting Magazine Spring 2015

The DIY spirit of punk is strong in these ones……

Best of 2014

Best Of 2014

December 31, 2014 in Features

As the sun sets on another eventful year in music, we consider the songwriters, songs and moments that made 2014…

7IN – 83-88 by R.E.M. (7″ singles collection)

December 3, 2014 in Music

‘7IN – 83-88’ charts the 11 singles R.E.M. released during their time with IRS Records in their early days of…

Joanna Gruesome

Joanna Gruesome win Welsh Music Prize

November 29, 2014 in News

Welsh noise prophets fail to be reviled in their native land as they snap up country’s most prestigious music prize…

Reeks Of Effort

Live review: Teenage Gravediggers Festival

August 6, 2014 in Events

As the maiden festival for Reeks of Effort & Space Junkie Press, Teenage Gravediggers saw performances from indie-rocks finest acts…

Post Holiday Dead Song/Anti-Parent Cowboy Killers by Tyrannosaurus Dead & Joanna Gruesome (Single)

July 3, 2014 in Music

Brighton’s Tyrannosaurus Dead & Cardiff’s Joanna Gruesome join forces on the excellent split single ‘Post Holiday Dead Song/Ant-Parent Cowboy Killers…

Tyrannosaurus Dead

Introducing…Tyrannosaurus Dead

March 12, 2014 in Features, Interviews

A five piece act with a gift for anthemic indie-rock, that draws from the canons of both C86 and grunge…

Speedy Ortiz

Live review: Joanna Gruesome & Speedy Ortiz

March 4, 2014 in Events

Thursday 13 February 2014: Birmingham’s Hare & Hounds plays host to a Cardiff C86-grunge act and an Massachusetts indie-rock foursome…

Best Of 2013

Best Of 2013

December 31, 2013 in Features

Putting talk of ‘selfies’ and ‘twerking’ aside, we celebrate the greatest of 2013’s songwriting masters, musical masterpieces and significant moments…