15 Best UK Alternative Music Blogs and Websites

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UK Alternative Music Blogs

Here are 15 Best UK Alternative Music Blogs you should follow in 2023

1. Soundsphere magazine

Soundsphere magazine York, England, UK
An online and print guide to alternative music (rock, goth, metal, electronic, indie) and culture for the North of England and worldwide. They champion alternative music in the North of England and feature bands, artists and culture on a local, national and international level.
Also in Alternative Music Blogs
20.4K 5.9K 1.9K 12 posts / week Get Email Contact More

2. BlackPlastic.co.uk

BlackPlastic.co.uk England, UK
BlackPlastic.co.uk is an alternative music blog focused on sharing the best electronic music.
Also in UK Music Blogs, UK EDM Blogs
535 1.8K 1 post / day Get Email Contact More

3. Turtle Tempo

Turtle Tempo London, England, UK
A London-based music blog that cares about new music. We are committed to giving talented indie & alternative music artists the recognition they deserve.
Also in Music Blogs, Independent Music Blogs, UK Indie Music Blogs
1.5K 8.4K 734 1 post / week Apr 2016 Get Email Contact More

4. Louder Than War Blog

Louder Than War Blog Manchester, England, UK
Louder Than War is one of the UK's fastest-growing and award-winning music and culture websites. Louder Than War is a music and counter-culture website and record label that brings you all the latest music latest rock, punk, metal, and alternative music news, album and gig reviews, news and interviews as well as covering counter-culture film, TV, and art.
Also in Rock Music Blogs, UK Rock Music Blogs, Punk Rock Blogs
42.5K 41.7K 1 post / week Sep 2010 Get Email Contact More

5. Folk Radio

Folk Radio UK
The UK's leading online Folk Music Magazine Covering Independent Non-mainstream music including Folk, Acoustic, Americana, Experimental and Alternative music.
Also in Folk Music Blogs
23K 29.7K 15 posts / week Get Email Contact More

6. AnalogueTrash

AnalogueTrash Manchester, England, UK
AnalogueTrash is an independent record label, management and promotions company run by Adrian Brian Thompson and Mark Buckley (hello!), based in Manchester, England. Get Independent music news, reviews, alternative and grassroots music in all its forms on our bog
185 7.1K 2.4K 18 posts / week Get Email Contact More

7. Neon Filler Blog

Neon Filler Blog UK
Neon Filler was created in 2009 by Joe Lepper and Dorian Rogers. Since then it has grown to include articles by our wonderful bunch of contributors, regular Top 10 features and in 2011 we published our Top 100 Indie and Alternative Albums list. Indie Music UK is the home of indie and alt music website.
Also in Indie Music Blogs
856 2.1K 2 posts / week Sep 2010 Get Email Contact More

8. The Alternative Mixtapes

The Alternative Mixtapes Find your next musicalcrush here and get latest additions to the mixtapes. Stay tuned for the best alternative music updates.
212 543 1 post / week Get Email Contact More

9. NoNewWaveNoFun

NoNewWaveNoFun Alternative music reviews, news, and interviews. NoNewWaveNoFun believes that if there's no new wave, there's no fun. Here you can get the live preview, news video updates, insight into some artists' new albums, and more!
1 post / quarter Get Email Contact More

10. NARC. » Music

NARC. » Music England, UK
The online home of NARC. magazine, the independent guide to alternative music, art, literature, comedy, film, theatre, and culture for the North East. We're passionate about North East culture, our original and forward-thinking magazine and website aim to showcase the best in music, art, literature, comedy, film, theatre, and more to our dedicated audience.
14.5K 10 posts / week Get Email Contact More

11. AltCorner

AltCorner Bristol, England, UK
Featuring Track of the Day, regular features, and announcements from established and upcoming bands throughout the UK and beyond! AltCorner is the promotional platform for alternative music, documenting upcoming artists and established alternative acts.
3.2K 3.5K 3 posts / day Get Email Contact More

12. Indie Midlands

Indie Midlands Get to know about Indie & Alternative Music in the West Midland and beyond, IndieMidlands is the site dedicated to that! Keeping you up to date with all the latest gigs and music in the West Midlands and more.
2.1K 3.4K 12 posts / month Get Email Contact More

13. IndieCentralMusic

IndieCentralMusic Lincolnshire, England, UK
Discovering New Music since October 2014. IndieCentralMusic is the home of the latest indie and alternative music. Follow this blog to find the latest indie and alternative music news, reviews, and discoveries, along with radio, TV & gigs!
3.2K 3.5K 1.5K 27 posts / year Get Email Contact More

14. TOMMYANDMARY | Alternative London based rock duo

TOMMYANDMARY | Alternative London based rock duo London, England, UK
TOMMYANDMARY is all about raw sound, powerful drumming and strong vocals. TOMMYANDMARY have been musicians and performers since May 2015 and their list of songs continue to grow and they aim to continue playing music until death do them part.
4.4K 213 Get Email Contact More

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UK Alternative Music Bloggers

Top Authors, Journalists, and Publishers covering UK Alternative Music. Get Spreadsheet.
Blogger Name Email Blog Link Total Blog Posts
Dom Smith soundspheremag.com 459
Alex Gallacher folkradio.co.uk 350
Mark Buckley analoguetrash.com/blog 264
FRUK Staff folkradio.co.uk 234
H.G.O thealternativemixtapes.com 117
Mike Davies folkradio.co.uk 104
Alex Pearson indiecentralmusic.com 74
Simon Lucas-Hughes turtletempo.co.uk 60
Adam Russell blackplastic.co.uk 52
Bob Fish folkradio.co.uk 48
Seda turtletempo.co.uk 47
Thomas Blake folkradio.co.uk 26
John Hayhurst soundspheremag.com 24
Dan Sheed turtletempo.co.uk 20
johnrobb louderthanwar.com/blogs 20
Callie Petch soundspheremag.com 19
Keith Goldhanger louderthanwar.com/blogs 19
Billy Rough folkradio.co.uk 17
David Pratt folkradio.co.uk 17
Glenn Kimpton folkradio.co.uk 17
Ged Babey louderthanwar.com/blogs 16
Iain Key louderthanwar.com/blogs 16
Ian Corbridge louderthanwar.com/blogs 16
Joe neonfiller.com/wordpress 15
louderthanwar louderthanwar.com/blogs 15
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