Artist Preview: Franko Fraize

We're stoked to have the incredibly talented Franko Fraize on the CloseUp Roster. He's been working hard over the past years to get his music out there and augment his offering. He describes himself as "A rapper telling it how [he sees] it" as he waxes lyrical about the world right on his doorstep, utilising... Continue Reading →

Youth Club – Sorry: Single Review

Youth Club are one of the most talked about bands on the UK indie scene, ascending through in the past 2 years to become a sort of emerging act royalty. Just about everyone knows when a Youth Club song is on, pop infused indie has become synonymous with the Southend 4-piece. 'Sorry' brings some continuity... Continue Reading →

Jakil – Truth Is: Single Review

Jakil's latest single 'Truth Is' embodies everything we've come to love about the band so far, catchy indie-pop at its finest, with an air of guilty pleasure surrounding it. Much like previous single 'Tongue Tied', their new track is laden with a heavy synth backdrop and the powerful vocal range of lead singer Kieran O'Brien. With... Continue Reading →

CloseUp x Ticketweb x BLEACH

We are absolutely thrilled to announce an amazing partnership that has recently been formed regarding CloseUp Promotions, and world renowned ticket outlet Ticketweb. Utilizing their highly prestigious name, massive coverage, and wealth of knowledge, we hope our new nights at BLEACH, Brighton, will become one of Brighton's 'must go to's' on the monthly calendar. Expect to... Continue Reading →

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