Interview: Female First

4 December, 2015, 11:00

Embarking on any kind of creative project has lots of challenges but the main...


“Slow Puncture” featured in the Breakthrough Thursdays playlist on Howl & Echoes

4 December, 2015, 10:30

A big, swinging beat and stunning female vocals make this a really fresh, original-sounding,...

Video: “ghostsandshadows” premieres on Clash Magazine!

3 December, 2015, 10:00

Part of the “Disarm:15” EP – a reworking of 5 tracks celebrating the fifth...

Best gigs in Manchester this week: She Makes War at the Castle Hotel, 2nd December 2015

1 December, 2015, 10:00

Multi instrumentalist She Makes War is a pioneering revelation that will blow you away....

18 exciting things to do in Bristol this December

30 November, 2015, 16:00

4 Dec: Watch She Makes War – The project of home grown multi-instrumentalist, visual artist and polymath...

Radio: "Slow Puncture" featured on Tom Robinson's BBC Mixtape: 30 Nov 2015

Radio: “Slow Puncture” featured on Tom Robinson’s BBC Mixtape: 30 Nov 2015

30 November, 2015, 12:00

“Slow Puncture” (“Disarm:15”) appears alongside tracks from Ten Fe, Bigg Taj vs Spee Six...

“I Am” from “Disarm:15” premieres on Gigwise

25 November, 2015, 14:00

“The emotional resonance of Elliott Smith colliding with the barbed vigour of Sleater-Kinney”– click...


Reviews: “Disarm:15” press roundup

16 November, 2015, 10:00

Disarm:15 by She Makes War “Slow Puncture” is one of those tracks being updated....

Live Review: “Shit Girlfriend” Edinburgh Fringe Show at Fingers Piano Bar

10 August, 2015, 11:15

A charming hour of biographical storytelling and music…perfectly executed acoustic gems, created from scratch,...

Gig Report: Dot To Dot Bristol, London Sebright Arms w/ Worry Dolls, Bristol Marble Factory w/ tUnE-yArDs

Gig Report: Dot To Dot Bristol, London Sebright Arms w/ Worry Dolls, Bristol Marble Factory w/ tUnE-yArDs

8 June, 2015, 17:23

After playing 39 gigs around the UK and Germany between January 22nd and May...

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Live Review: Dot To Dot Festival, Bristol 2015

24 May, 2015, 16:00

Multi-instrumentalist Laura Kidd’s project, She Makes War tempted a decent sized crowd from the blazing sunshine...

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Interview: On crowdfunding “Direction Of Travel” – NARC Magazine

26 March, 2015, 14:00

The campaign has funded a third album that sounds more polished without losing any...

Interview: On epic touring, indie distribution and crowdfunding – Outline Online

23 February, 2015, 12:00

I invented the “gloom-pop” genre in early 2010 when I was starting to think...

Interview: FvF explores Bristol with Rob Ellis, Invada Records, The Fauns and She Makes War

5 June, 2014, 12:00

I moved to Bristol because I’d had enough of living in London. It’s a...

Spotify adds in-app merch stand to artist profiles – SMW interviewed on CNET

20 January, 2014, 12:00

Among those who hang out with me on Twitter and Facebook, Spotify is mainly...

Travis Hodges’ portrait of Laura is in The Independent today!

5 January, 2014, 15:00

“I’d been resisting joining Twitter – I didn’t want another social-media account I wouldn’t...

Drowned In Bristol #14 featuring SMW

21 September, 2013, 10:00

One of the most hardworking musicians in the industry today, Laura does absolutely everything...

Live Review: The Quietus

6 July, 2013, 12:00

She Makes War is practically a 360 degree art-project, centred on two genuinely impressive...

“Butterflies” played on Marc Riley’s BBC 6Music show last night! London gig tonight!

28 June, 2013, 09:45

The Butterflies Audiovisual EP by She Makes War I tuned in to Marc Riley’s...

She Makes War In Rock Sound This Month!

She Makes War In Rock Sound This Month!

22 June, 2013, 11:07

Massive thanks to Marc Burrows for championing me in the latest issue of Rock...

“Slow Puncture” listed in Miles Hunt’s “50 Songs I Love”

8 February, 2013, 13:46

Laura Kidd is the hardest working girl in rock, that I know of. This...