Author Archives: Dan Bull

About Dan Bull

London. Likes: Glastonbury Festival of Contemporary Performing Arts, Prince Charles Cinema, Duran Duran Dislikes: Soreen, All-hits setlists, "I liked them before everyone else..."

INTERVIEW: Terry & Gerry

It’s been almost three decades since skiffle/cow-punk act Terry & Gerry reached the peaks of the indie charts, filling a Lonnie Donegan inspired sound with the politics of the present, and receiving critical acclaim from the likes of John Peel and…

LIVE: Hot Chip – Oval Space, London 14.05.15

While the members of Hot Chip haven’t been far from a stage since the band formed fifteen years ago, as part of a plethora of solo and side projects, tonight is their first London show together in three years. And…

FESTIVAL GUIDE: British Summer Time

Name: British Summer Time Where: Hyde Park, London When: 18th – 21st and 26th – 27th June Headliners: The Strokes, Blur, Kylie, The Who and Taylor Swift. Also Featuring: Beck and Future Islands (The Strokes), Metronomy and The Horrors (Blur), Chic…

FESTIVAL GUIDE: Isle Of Wight Festival

Name: Isle Of Wight Festival Where: Seaclose Park, Isle Of Wight When: 11th – 14th June Headliners: Fleetwood Mac, Blur, The Prodigy and The Black Keys. Also Featuring: Paolo Nutini, Pharrell Williams, First Aid Kit, Billy Idol, Groove Armada (DJ Set),…

LIVE: Will Butler – Scala, London 22.04.15

The last time Will Butler played to a London crowd it was at Hyde Park, during the same month as a headlining Glastonbury slot. Without the rest of Arcade Fire, however, it’s the bizarre, multi-levelled box more commonly known as Scala for Will as he tours…

NEWS: Glastonbury Announces Shangri-La Theme

Following the first line-up announcement and the Eavis’ cryptic hints towards the Sunday night headliner, Glastonbury have announced this year’s theme for Shangri-La. The late night area (open from 6pm to 5am from Thursday to Sunday) will have a political…

FESTIVAL GUIDE: Field Day

Name: Field Day Where: Victoria Park, London When: 6th – 7th June Headliners: Caribou and Ride Also Featuring: Patti Smith, Django Django, FKA Twigs, Gaz Coombes, Kindness, Owen Pallett, Spector… A Brief History: Launched in 2007 by Eat Your Own Ears’…

LIVE (PHOTOS): CITIZENS! – XOYO LONDON, 16.04.15

Citizens! owned the tiny stage at XOYO Thursday night, welcomed by a sweaty crowd on one of the hottest days of the year thus far. Launching second album, European Soul, was the main order of the evening, but truly they were ushering in…

BEST OF YOUTUBE: Glastonbury

As crowds in their thousands gather round PCs and iPads for the Glastonbury ticket resale tonight (and on Sunday, more info here), sweating as if their lives depend on this one transaction, we decided to take a trip down memory lane,…