Album Review: You Me At Six – Cavalier Youth

After the unequivocal success of You Me At Six’s previous album, ‘Sinners Never Sleep’, you can argue that expectations were high for the quintet’s fourth studio album. ‘Cavalier Youth’ proves to be one of those albums that suffers from Benjamin Button Syndrome. Sure, they’ve never sounded bigger or better than this. Every track is polished … Continue reading

Video: Green Day – Nuclear Family

Green Day have unveiled the winner of their short film competition held earlier this year. Kyle Stein’s animated video for ‘¡UNO!’s ‘Nuclear Family’ came out on top with a smart blend of the band’s past albums fused with some cartoon comedy, featuring Bille Joe, Mike and Tre. His victory interview can be read here. You … Continue reading

Album Review: Green Day – ¡TRE!

And so Green Day’s ambitiously bonkers album trilogy comes to an end with the release of ¡TRE! Described as ¡DOS!’s party ‘aftermath’ it is indeed a more sombre record than the previous instalments and unlike ¡UNO! & ¡DOS!, ¡TRE! could easily stand alone as an album in its own right. It reeks of that sweet … Continue reading

Video: Green Day – Stray Heart

Accompanying their latest album ¡DOS! Green Day have released the official music video for ‘Stray Heart’. Unlike ‘Oh Love’ and ‘Kill The DJ’, it’s actually a rather brilliant video. Although, I’m pretty sure not having a heart is fatal… Watch it below! Related articles Music Review: Green Day – ¡DOS! (thesweetuniverse.wordpress.com) Video: Green Day – … Continue reading

Album Review: Green Day – ¡DOS!

Oh that tricky second album… …is a stereotype Green Day seem to have given the finger in the second instalment of their ¡UNO! ¡DOS! ¡TRE! trilogy. Whilst ¡UNO! began with unbelievable pop-punk bombast, it’s successor begins with the Hillbilly twang of ‘See You Tonight’ before the subsequent sex-fuelled explosion of ‘Fuck Time’ (originally a Foxboro … Continue reading

Video: Green Day – Stay The Night

Phew, after that iHeartRadio Festival rant, Green Day‘s own Billie Joe Armstrong has checked himself into Rehab. In the meantime, the Green Day team have released the official music video to ‘Stay The Night’, taken off the band’s first of a trilogy of albums – ¡UNO! You can watch below. Get Well Soon Bille! Related articles … Continue reading

Album Review: Green Day – ¡UNO!

The temptation for Berkley’s finest to make a third and final rock-opera album before venturing out anew must’ve been almost too good to resist. After the mainstream success of the socio-political ‘American Idiot’ and its apocalyptic aftermath – ‘21st Century Breakdown‘, it’s fair to assume a third concept album would’ve rounded off an impressive trilogy … Continue reading

Video: Green Day – Nuclear Family

The barrage of Green Day songs and videos continues! Here is their latest music video to ‘Nuclear Family’ from the upcoming ‘¡UNO!’. Watch below in 5,4,3,2,1!

Video: Green Day – Kill The DJ

The worst kept-secret in Reading history, Green Day, have released the official music video to their second single off ¡UNO! – ‘Kill The DJ’. The video is a blood-spattered affair through a nightclub after the trio show us their motorcycle skills. You can watch the video below and let us know what you think! Related … Continue reading

Reading & Leeds Festival: Ones To Watch

This years Reading & Leeds Festival is drawing ever closer! The likes of The Cure, Kasabian, Paramore and Foo Fighters will grace the headlines slots on the mainstage, but their are a lot of other artists and comedians  you must look out for. We’ve compiled a short list on who we’ll be watching at this years Reading … Continue reading