The Hot Sprockets to play Vicar Street

Dublin indie-rock outfit the Hot Sprockets are set to play a headline show at Vicar Street on Sunday, December 21st. The gig will come towards the end of the band’s upcoming tour in support of their brilliant new album Brother Nature (read T.L.M.T’s review here). See below for full list of tour dates. The forthcoming show at…

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The Mixed-Tape | The Hot Sprockets – Homeslice

In this edition of our song of the week feature The Mixed-Tape  we turn our attention to the Hot Sprockets and their song ‘Homeslice’. Taken from the group’s seminal new album Brother Nature ‘Homeslice’ is the key moment of repose in a record brimming with blistering blues-rock brilliance. Showcasing a serene dynamic aspect and alternative-folk side to the…

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The Hot Sprockets & Cold Comfort announce U.S. tour

Blues-rock act the Hot Sprockets & indie-rock group Cold Comfort have announced their first tour of the U.S. this month, including shows in Chicago, Boston and Kansas.  The Dublin bands, who have both garnered raucous live reputations here in Ireland, are set embark on a tour of the United States wherein the pair will unleash…

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The Hot Sprockets – Show Me The Weight

Not ones to rest on their laurels the Hot Sprockets have unveiled their latest music video ‘Show Me The Weight’ on the day they release their stunning sophomore L.P Brother Nature. A suitably frantic, jolting visual experience Phil Evan’s brilliant use of imagery and manic editing ensure the sheer visceral energy of ‘Show Me The…

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The Hot Sprockets – Brother Nature

Dublin blues-rock outfit the Hot Sprockets make an intensely infectious return with their sophomore album Brother Nature. Slithering out of the speakers with a joyously gritty timbre album opener ‘Quarter Room’ rattles and hums with a short sharp groove, while the sudden crack of percussion in the song’s chorus gives Brother Nature the perfect introduction. As the…

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The Hot Sprockets – Shake Me Off

The Hot Sprockets return with a new music video for the group’s frantically paced blues-rock tinged single ‘Shake Me Off’. Made by Little Beast, the video for ‘Shake Me Off’ provides a playful, fun accompaniment to the Hot Sprockets’ latest hook-laden release. Cut to the palpable pounding rhythm of the song, Little Beast’s stylish visuals…

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