Interview with Screaming Maldini as they prepare for the release of new single ‘Life In Glorious Stereo’

Sounds From The Steel were joined in the studio this week by the very talented and eccentric Sheffield band, Screaming Maldini. Corrina Dalby was lucky enough to interview the guys and hear a special acoustic version of their new single ‘Life In Glorious Stereo’ which will be released 18 June. Check out what the band … Continue reading

Single Review: Lawson – When She Was Mine

Words: Corrina Dalby Out: 27 May Having toured with the likes of  The Wanted and Will Young, new boyband Lawson are ready to take the UK by storm with their new debut single ‘When She Was Mine’ Lawson are not your typical boyband and show much more maturity than other bands out there at the moment which makes them appealing … Continue reading

The Viper Rooms Attracts All Ages!

Opened in September last year, nine months on  Viper Rooms is  one of the most popular bars on Carver Street. Speaking to  The Viper Rooms Assistant manager Graham Hale, he  comes with a wealth of experience, having being assistant manager at a Viper Rooms in Harrogate, before coming to open the bar in Sheffield. He  … Continue reading

Sheffield’s favourite music festival is back with a bang

Sheffield’s biggest music festival is back. After an amazing turn out last year which saw 155,000 people descend onto the streets of Sheffield, Tramlines is back and is set to be bigger than ever. We are Scientists, Toddla T, Roots Manuva and Miss Dynamite have been announced as headliners for the weekend and are sure to give Sheffield … Continue reading

SOYO Live The Place To Be!

Launched in 2010, SOYO Live continues to support some of the best live music Sheffield has to offer. The SOYO building stood as a Methodist Church for over a century, before becoming a nightclub venue, that  the Steel City people can be proud of. Matt Cottrill is  the man behind SOYO Lives’ creation.  He said:  … Continue reading

‘I don’t miss Little Man Tate’ – Interview with Jon Windle before release of new album ‘Sober Minds’

For Sheffield’s Jon Windle, it can’t be easy trying to match his previous achievements. As the frontman of indie rockers Little Man Tate, Jon enjoyed huge success, touring the world and selling thousands of albums. These days however, things are lot more low key for the local lad, as he continues to build on his … Continue reading

Interview with Soldier Blue drummer Mark Hindmarsh

Having made live appearances at venues from the Royal Albert Hall to the Boardwalk in a variety of genre-spanning bands, Soldier Blue’s Mark Hindmarsh is possibly one of Sheffield’s most accomplished drummers. He sat down to have a chat with Sounds From The Steel about their upcoming show at The Bowery, their debut EP and … Continue reading

An Acoustic Session with Sheffield band Scoundrel

Words and video by Natalie Wood Sounds From The Steel were lucky enough to be visited by Sheffield band Scoundrel last week. Luke, Joe, Daviyd and Kaleb gave us a taste of their music with an acoustic session and here it is. The first song was Acting Like I Care from their debut album Scoundrel. … Continue reading

Live review: Ladyhawke Plays Leadmill

Words & Photography: Tom Pattrick The Leadmill, May 4 Ladyhawke stormed the stage at Sheffield’s most lucrative music venue, the Leadmill. On a night that attracted fans of all ages, we saw both young and old rocking out to what proved an awe inspiring performance. A lot has changed since the success of her debut album back … Continue reading

Steel Sounds #9

1. Richard Hawley – Leave Your Body Behind You 2. Hey Sholay – Wishbone 3. The Everly Pregnant Brothers – Oyl In’t Royd 4. Nate Gordon – 9 To 5 5. Dead Like Harry – Streets