Author Archives: Kate Crudgington

About Kate Crudgington

Assistant Editor for Gigslutz & Co-host on @getinherears (Hoxton Radio). Big fan of gender equality, Dr Martens, bob cuts, blogs, and liquid eyeliner.

INTERVIEW: Pusher

Pusher are co-headlining the inaugural ‘Gigslutz Presents…’ night on Saturday 18th July at the New Cross Inn, London. We caught up with Tom and Nevyn from the band to discuss their new 7″ ‘Here She Comes’, festivals and being lumped in with the…

ONES TO WATCH: Nova Heart

Nova Heart is the electronic ‘brain child’ of Helen Feng, a Chinese musician who has been creating music since the age of 5. She is no stranger to the music industry; Feng has worked for MTV and played in different…

ALBUM: Emilie Nicolas ‘Like I’m A Warrior’

Rating: Emilie Nicolas is evidently a talented vocalist, something she has been demonstrating whilst supporting acts like Chvrches at London’s Somerset House, back in 2014. The Norwegian vocalist’s debut album Like I’m A Warrior, is filled with poetic, electronic lullabies which range from ambient…

ALBUM: Love Amongst Ruin – ‘Lose Your Way’

Rating: An abrupt departure from a band as talented and well-known as Placebo would’ve broken a lesser man, but Steve Hewitt – who co-wrote and played drums on the band’s first 5 albums – proved his own creativity was just…

LIVE: SEA LION @ THE ISLINGTON, LONDON, 22.06.15

Sea Lion (aka Linn Osterberg) performed to a small, but appreciative crowd last night at The Islington. Against a backdrop of red velvet curtains, the Swedish singer used her guitar to create waves of electric ambience – initially with her back to the…

INTERVIEW: The Tapestry

Manchester’s The Tapestry have been feted by a number of musical luminaries including Liam Gallagher and Gaz Coombes and are co-headlining the inaugural ‘Gigslutz Presents…’ night on Saturday 18th July at the New Cross Inn, London. We caught up with Liam, Katy…

LIVE: Isle of Wight Festival 11.06.15 – 14.06.15

Festival season has officially begun! The Isle of Wight Festival opened its fields and campsites to festival-lovers who were eager to fill their ears with the sounds of The Black Keys, The Prodigy, Blur and the inimitable Fleetwood Mac. Below are…

Brandon Flowers LIVE @ O2 Academy, Brixton 21.5.15

The voice of Brandon Flowers is instantly recognisable. The Las Vegas-born singer has spent twelve years in the charts as front man of alternative rock band, The Killers, and with the release of his debut album Flamingo in 2010, he…