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Single Review: Purple Thread – I’m All About You

Leeds quartet Purple Thread are Halfway 2 Nowhere favourites because of their assured, sassy rocky style, and either live or on record, this band are always a tonic (or ear drops), for bored ears. This time around lead vocalist Liz Mann and her band of merry men (believe me, that sounded better in my head) […]

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Purple Thread // Life’s A Drag

There’s no shortage of pomp and flash when Leeds band Purple Thread are around. This July saw the release of their latest track Life’s A Drag. Like its immediate predecessor, Glitter, the song has swagger, funk, punk and bounce in equal measure; it’s impossible to stay down when Purple Thread are in the room. In […]

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Purple Thread // Glitter

It’s still winter in my neck of the woods so a bit of Glitter from Leeds band Purple Thread offers a very welcome bit of sparkle to my speakers. Released on 2nd March, Liz Mann’s vocals have much of the nonchalant hard-arse sass of peak Blondie Debbie Harry, complete with Harry’s richer tone. This is […]