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 reveal US album release details

British Sea Power, Electric Soft Parade men ready 'Touchdown'

Brakes announce new UK tour and album

Band set to release new effort in April

Brakes start work on third album

Band are confused by 'a generic, half time, anthemic pop-rock group'

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...

Brakes guitarist makes public plea for lost guitar

Does anyone out there know of its whereabouts?