• Spotlight on Nottingham: Interview – Kid Trash

    An uncredited pioneer of the hyperpop genre, Kid Trash is one of Nottingham’s most influential up-and-coming artists. They caught up with Impact’s Gemma Cockrell to talk about their musical origins and inspirations, their latest single JACK, as well as their plans for the future and their upcoming album ‘DISTURBIA’....
  • 5 Seconds Of Summer: In Review

    5 Seconds Of Summer, often abbreviated to 5SOS, are a pop-rock band from Sydney, Australia. They have become one of the most successful Australian musical acts, since travelling with One Direction as their support act on their 2012 tour. They started out as YouTube celebrities, but have sold over...
  • Spotlight On Nottingham: Interview – sendflowrs

    sendflowrs has garnered a small but dedicated following since he started releasing music back in 2020. Gemma Cockrell caught up the Leicester-born and Nottingham-based artist following the release of his latest single tarnished, to discuss why people will always need sad music, the influences behind his music, and his...
  • “She Was Wearing Her Heart On Her Sleeve”- Live Review: Sigrid @ Metronome

    Norwegian pop sensation Sigrid performed not only one, but two shows, at Nottingham's Metronome on 10th May 2022. Impact's Gemma Cockrell was in attendance for the second show, and here are her thoughts....
  • Weekly Wellbeing: 5 Tips For Dealing With Exam Pressure

    May is always a dreaded month: filled to the brim with deadlines and exams. And even though this is naturally a very stressful time, it’s important to remember that it doesn’t need to be, and there are ways that you can make things as easy for yourself as possible....
  • Interview: Krush Puppies On Their Debut EP ‘Love Kills The Demons’

      Gemma Cockrell 24 hours after the release of their debut EP ‘Love Kills The Demons’, Impact’s Music Editor Gemma Cockrell caught up with Jenny Wells (vocals, guitar) and Alexa Daly (vocals, bass, flute) of Krush Puppies. “We’re both in the car at the moment, and we’ve both got...
  • Future Sound Of Nottingham 2022 Semi-Finalists Revealed

    The Future Sound of Nottingham gives Notts musicians the opportunity to play iconic stages, in front of big audiences, in front of Industry Professionals that can help their career. Below are the Semi-Finalists for 2022, who need your vote to make it to the Rock City Final on 3rd...