For all the vomitus aggression filling Flats’ bleak debut, what really disturbs is its harrowing, somewhat tragic air of hopelessness that’s not so much ‘Kick out the jams’ as ‘Cave my head in with that shovel’. Part self-righteous, part self-loathing, the young Londoners take optimum wretchedness from doom rock, no wave and metalcore; the Sabbath-heavy ‘Foxtrot’ is sluggish with...
Black Spiders, Blood Red Shoes, Anberlin, Cerebal Ballzy also join roster
Luke Tristram has left the band
Bands added to September/October gigs