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..."

LIVE: Jake Bugg – Electric Brixton 10.03.16

Take a right out of Brixton station and you’ll find yourself at live music favourite Brixton Academy. Turn left, however, and you’ll find Electric Brixton; a much lesser known spot, with a third of the capacity, but equally stunning inside…

PLAYLIST: March 2016

What the Gigslutz editors are listening to this month: New Order – ‘Singularity (Extended Mix)’ Ahead of a Summer of festivals, Sumner and Co stretch out the third single from Music Complete; a jittery, gothic dance/rock crossover with a foot…

INTERVIEW: Hayley Mary (The Jezabels)

When it comes to why The Jezabels named their third studio album Synthia, the Australian four-piece’s vocalist, Hayley Mary, has a pretty simple explanation: “It just sounded really synthy, so we called it Synthia.” Of course there’s slightly more to…

LIVE: The Libertines – The o2, London 30.01.16

Eighteen months ago, The Libertines’ Hyde Park headline set had to be temporarily halted, with Carl Barat telling the tens of thousands to “calm it down a bit” midway through the second song. While tonight’s crowd are by no means…

LIVE: Adam French – The Social, London 20.01.16

Following a couple of years of festival spots and support slots, Adam French‘s debut headline tour is off to an impressive start with a sold out night at London’s The Social. While it’s one of the city’s more intimate venues, there’s…

BEST OF 2015: Live

Demons Of Ruby Mae – The Old Blue Last, Shoreditch 02.02.15 Angsty vocals shatter over drips and drops of synthesizers when Jonny Gavin and Adam Rowley – collectively called Demons Of Ruby May – perform together. This intimate set at…

LIVE: Duran Duran – The o2 Arena, London 08.12.15

Few bands do highs and lows as extreme and as frequently as Duran Duran. For every Rio and reunion tour (five sold out nights at Wembley Arena when the “fab five” reunited in the early ‘00s) there’s a questionable covers…