MASS johnny foreigner premiere today!

6th July 2016

So premieres are all very well, but here at Alcopop! we like to do things a little differently... So we've split the johnny foreigner album to stream over 8 of our favourite publications from 11am - all with bespoke track art! Hit the internet baby.

johnny foreigner announce new album, new video and a dual poster single

20th June 2016

Oh god there's so much johnny foreigner news we're not really sure where to start. New album? Check... Release shows... Check? Marvelously mental artwork based single. You betcha. Click on in and lets see what we can do.

OhBoy! new single, Glastonbury, Radio X playlist and partying with NME

12th June 2016

Not a bad 24hrs for OhBoy, who've been confirmed for Glastonbury, spun all over Radio 1 and been playlisted by Radio X - and their 'fizzing, crackling' new video premiered on Clash this week with a tasty mention in the NME... Drinks on them! Anyone for a Hooch?

Helen Love release the best song of Euro 2016*

11th June 2016

*... So say Digital Spy, and Phil Jupitus. We're still waiting for Gareth Bale to agree, but it can't be long now. With artwork by the magnificent Panini Cheapskates, and the kind of terrace anthem we've not heard since 3 Lions (or maybe Eat my Goal), Wales - this is for you!

Tibet release their double EP 'Above The Moon on Alcopop!'

30th May 2016

... and it's so great! Available on 8 track vinyl with Rat Trap Recordings, this is SERIOUSLY fresh pop - which you will have no doubt heard in session on Radio 1, via Radio X playlist - and at pretty much every festival, not least TGE, Reading & Leeds, Bestival, Latitude and LOADS more. Check it...

Music Week's 16 things you can't miss at The Great Escape

18th May 2016

Music Week are pretty great, right. They know their shit. So we were much delighted when they put our stage with BSM at TGE as one of the 16 things you simply must not miss at it... Lovely!

Get Inuit on tour with Vant (check) and now Spring King

11th May 2016

As if our boys from Sittingbourne (Kent Touch This) have just confirmed themselves on two of the hottest tours in town.... Well they have, because there aint no sleeping for them! (Until Buxton)

Helen Love bloody record of the week on Absolute Radio

10th May 2016

Who saw that coming?? Also, Radcliffe and Maconie on BBC 6 are getting involved (with plenty more DJs on that fine station about to play it too), John Kennedy loves the record and Adam Walton is playing like crazy. Basically... Tune in, and you'll hear it somewhere!

QI Elves No Such Thing As A Fish go Bigtime with BBC 2 TV Show

2nd May 2016

Just a few months after signing the QI Elves to become the first genuine 'rockstar' podcast, releasing a specially commissioned vinyl, getting a full page in the NME, linking with Corey Taylor on a bonus track and selling out a 1200 cap release show - The QI Elves are hitting TV!

Helen Love SMASH HITS up for preorder

2nd May 2016

17 years ago, I (Jack Pop) listened to Helen Love on a Melody Maker Steve Lamacq covermount CD, and it pretty much changed my life - opening me up to what utter fun music could be. Many years later, and we're releasing the welsh glitter pop legend's 8th studio album. NICE <3

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