Album reviews: Brakes – ‘Rock Is Dodelijk’

You can understand Brakes’ decision to release a live album, since their brief history has been a tale of patchy albums and ace shows....

Brakes announce live album, UK tour and ticket details

Brighton collective back in action

Album review: Brakes

Eamon Hamilton reckons that if Brakes hadn’t written the 12-second track ‘Cheney’ (“Ch-Ch-Cheney/Stop being such a dick”), we’d be throwing our mouldering grandmothers out...

Brakes bring festival season to a close at End Of The Road

Noah And The Whale, Richard Hawley also perform in Dorset

Brakes announce acoustic tour

Plus Eamon Hamilton will reunite with British Sea Power


For a fey bunch of thinking-men like Brakes, songs addressing the existence of God, the complexities of being, the levels of CO2 emitted by...