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VBAH Talks to: Coda Rushing

Emerging as a beacon in troubled times, Coda Rushing released the critically acclaimed ‘Welcome To The Struggle‘ and ‘Methods of Escape‘ – EPs tackling the political and social landscape with wit ‘n’ wisdom. Their third EP ‘Light A Fire is burning on the horizon, and to give you a glimpse, they’ve released the manifesto that is ‘Stay Angry’. We spoke …

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VBAH Talks To Coda Rushing

Complex beats matched with deep spoken word poetry, Coda Rushing have released two of our favourite EPs, and since hitting the stage as a full live band, are now one of our favourite live acts.  They return to The Castle, Luton this week following their triumphant debut last year, so naturally we had to catch up with the man of many …

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VBAH Talks To The Class

The new school is in town, creating a buzz throughout Luton.  Following their last sold out visit, The Class return to The Castle on the 25th March as part of a VB@H showcase, so of course we felt compelled to have chat with Callum Lee and Aaron Pearson from the town’s newest rock ‘n’ roll outfit, and find out how …

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VBAH Talks to The Battery Farm

After smashing their way into ‘Best Of 2022’ lists from the likes of Louder Than War, A1M Records and our own VBAH Radio, The Battery Farm got ready to take their album, FLIES, out on the road, and we HAD to bring them down to Luton to make some filthy noise. Get to know Manchester’s working class lads before they …

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VBAH Talks to Bowfinger

Decade-spanning power-pop phenomenon, Bowfinger, have seen it all and more, but they’re far from done yet. Looking to the future with brand new material, while celebrating the past with a gig featuring Luton favourites Akiva and The Occasion – Bowfinger singer & guitarist Ed Coleman stopped by for a tell-all chat… Bowfinger are a band that need no introduction round …

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Lyoness roar

People are coming back to live music as an antidote to digital,says Steph Carter, who has performed on stages all around the world. With his brother Frank, he formed Gallows in 2005, releasing critically acclaimed debut hardcore LP ‘Orchestra of Wolves’ and touring the US and Europe, before reportedly signing to Warner Bros. for £1million and releasing brutal second record, …

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VBAH Talk to Empty Events

Empty events have been very busy in 2019, very busy indeed. Responsible for a huge amount gigs and events in St. Albans, while working with leading local talent, it’s been a fast rise for Jack Lawrence and Owain Page. The lads managed to get a minute from their hectic schedule to talk to VB@H about their achievements and vision for …

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VBAH talks to TV COMA

Interview by Spike Hailing from posh old uncle St Albans, TV Coma have hit the local scene like a blizzard of songs erupting from an avalanche of tsunami like earthquake lightning tornadoes surrounded by a massive whirlpool. Yes, like that. And it was into this maelstrom that the good ship VB@H bravely plunged to shout some questions at the band …

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Musicians Against Homelessness

Musicians Against Homelessness (MAH) has been raising money for the charity Crisis since 2016. And when it comes to MAH in Milton Keynes one name springs straight to mind — Suzanne MK, the Regional Manager who has worked so hard to help promote this amazing cause, and also push the best talent that Milton Keynes has to offer. Lee Grote …

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VBAH Talks to The Reformers

Bedford stalwarts the reformers checked in to discuss their adventures in sound, their love of their hometown venue and to take us back to where it’s at… When did it all start for the reformers? We’ve always played in bands, Andy fronted The Backroom Boys, Mark played bass with Granola and it was one Neil played guitar in called Brilo …