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Out Front & Regulars 16 GEAR UP Turn the page, look at merch, buy merch. 60 PERFECT TEN Take a trip through this month’s finest releases, ranging from The Maine and Creeper to Lotus Eater, Sleep Walker, Born Of Osiris and more.
Breakout 12 KAMIYADA+ The rulebook doesn’t exist any more. Time to meet Kamiyada+. 14 BREAKING THROUGH
Meet more amazing new artists, from some familiar faces in World’s First Cinema, Hurtless and Forgivers, right through to brand new names like Lauren Sanderson and Tayne.
Features 38 CHUNK! NO, CAPTAIN CHUNK! They’re back! After half a decade out of the spotlight, Bert Poncet lifts the lid on their time away, and dissects their new album ‘Gone Are The Good Days’. 46 CAPSTAN Capstan tell the story of how lockdown coloured – and fuelled – their band’s reinvention. 46 ANY QUESTION ANSWERED: ROB DAMIANI The Don Broco frontman talks through his life and career at the helm of one of the UK’s most brilliant, divisive bands. 62 THE FIRST: MOD SUN MOD talks through the experiences and moments that got him here. 64 MY SPACE: SULLIVAN KING Sullivan King draws a portrait of himself right now, aged 26, and writes a letter to the man he’ll be in 10 years’ time. Easy.
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