Author: Flecking Records

Nick Thomas – The Spill Canvas Interview

A bright sunny day in Toronto Canada, and what better way to spend our time than by going to see The Spill Canvas on their headline tour at The Opera House. The band originally began with lead singer Nick Thomas who set out to entice the world as a solo project, which then evolved into a band. But being a...

Shaant Timothy – Cute Is What We Aim For Interview

“Drama doesn’t follow me, it rides on my back” – Does this remind anyone else of the days when we had no worries in the world, and listening to good music was our number one priority in life? Cute Is What We Aim For have been around for as long as I can remember, and despite the numerous band line-up...

All Time Low Interview

Being Flecking Records favourites, it was only natural we caught up with All Time Low as they hit the roads of America and Canada on the Bamboozle Roadshow 2010. We met up with Rian Dawson and Jack Barakat, and a surprise guest (Alex Gaskarth) gatecrashed the interview in Toronto, Canada.

Jason Nott – Drive A Interview

Ever since I was a kid, mainstream music has had its fair share of genre popularity adjustments. From soulful R’n’B to hardcore punk rock, to angry screamo and even jazzy blues. However, one genre which seems to be almost always forgotten in this day and age is that of classic rock n’ roll! One band determined not to let that...

Fyfe Dangerfield Review

Fyfe Dangerfield is more commonly known as the front-man of successful UK band Guillemots. Unfortunately for him, being successful in the UK with a band does not equal being popular across the pond as a solo artist. So how would he fare taking on Toronto?

Fyfe Dangerfield Interview

Guillemots have played the likes of Hyde Park, Koko and many other prestigious venues in the UK. Now, lead singer Fyfe Dangerfield is on a mission of his own to make his mark on the music world as a solo artist. Having just released his debut album “Fly Yellow Moon” and grabbing the opportunity to have his new single “She’s...

Spotted: Dougie Poynter & Frankie Sandford at a gig

Us Fleckers bumping into McFly on nights out is becoming a regular occurrence, in fact we’re beginning to think that Dougie Poynter might be following us. We bumped into Dougie and girlfriend Frankie Sandford last night, and the night before, at gigs.

Enter Shikari Interview

Enter Shikari have just got off their UK tour and now they are heading off on tour with their Idols, ‘The Prodigy’. While on their UK tour I had the pleasure of catching up with the bands Rory & Chris before their Aberdeen show.

Enter 77

A producer, Anthony Spinner, claims that he wrote Lost in 1977 and is suing ABC and Touchstone Television. Spinner, who claims he was given $30,000 to write a TV pilot in 1977, says that the show turned the show down in 1977, 1991 and 1994 before creating a similar program in 2004 which Touchstone Television.The 121 page script was also...

Guest Blogger: Steve O’Gallagher

“I decided to mission it up to Leeds from London for the very special Aquabats, MC Lars, and Failsafe gig at the Cockpit.It’d been months since I last caught up with Failsafe, years since I last chilled with Lars, and I’d never even seen The Aquabats before so it was bound to be a pretty sweet evening. I got to...

T4 to return!

THE biggest beach bash of the year is set to return to Weston-super-Mare in 2009. After months of anxiously waiting, online petitions and the rumour mill going wild the organisers behind T4 On The Beach have revealed the event will return to the south west coastline once more. The Weston & Somerset Mercury started a petition last year to encourage...

Shalhoub Confirms The End Of “Monk”

The long running TV show Monk, in which Tony Shalhoub plays a detective with OCD (Obsessive Compulsive Disorder), will end after it’s eighth season. Due to Shalhoub wanting to move on in his acting and producing careers the show will finish after 8 years. Shalhoub said “It’s a great job, and I work with great people, and I really enjoy...

Britain’s Got Talent, Glasgow [21st January 2009]

So, today I went to the Britain’s Got Talent auditions in Glasgow today and it was just… wow! Basically, arrived at the Armadillo at around 10:30am, and there was only around 30 people in front of us. Me and Heather forgot to bring food so we waited ages for Mr. Tea Man to give us juice and some food as...

LOST’s 2 New Characters

Recently it was revealed that LOST’s fifth season will feature 2 new characters.   Caesar played by Saïd Taghmaoui. Ilana played by Zuleikha Robinson. JoG