RIP Ian “Lemmy” Kilmister (1945 – 2015) – A Rock & Roll Legend

Yesterday the world of rock and roll received some incredibly depressing news as one of its true greats, Lemmy, the lead singer and bassist of Motörhead, had passed away. The craggy yet badass rockstar that personified what it meant to be rock and roll and live life on the edge, lost his battle with cancer, […]

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Blue Banana’s Top 25 Songs Of 2015

Another year has blitzed by and, as per usual, us music fans were treated to a wealth of amazing tunes from new bands, established acts and even from places we didn’t expect in 2015. Music is in good health in the alternative scene, and it shows! So to celebrate this incredible year in music, in […]

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Memphis May Fire

Memphis May Fire Band Signing

If you love the sound of up-and-coming metalcore masters Memphis May Fire, make sure you don’t miss your chance to meet the boys at our in-store band signing on October 27th! Where: Blue Banana Sheffield Store When: 5pm, Tuesday 27th October Prepare yourself for a calendar-worthy event at our Sheffield store this October, when you will get […]

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13 Bands You Need To See At Hevy 2015

It’s Hevy this weekend! Here are 13 bands not to miss! And, ‘cos we’re nice, we’ve made Youtube and Spotify playlists to get you pumped for the weekend. You can find them at the bottom of the page. 1. Break Even 3rd Stage, Friday, 4:00 – 4:30 In 2012 Break Even broke up, and our hearts […]

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Alex Koehler

Band Interview: Chelsea Grin’s Alex Koehler

We have another treat for you Blue Banana fans! Chelsea Grin, who recently gave us an exciting in store signing, was happy to grant the Blue Banana blog an awesome interview. We spoke to lead singer Alex Koehler about their new music, plans for the future, favourite bands and their experience in our store. Q. […]

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