Category: Live Reviews

LIVE: Léon at Islington Assembly Hall 08.04.19

Swedish singer Léon sold out the Islington Assembly Hall for the last date for her European tour last night, in a whirlwind, dreamlike performance that left the audience stunned at her mesmerizing talent. Léon treated her fans to a 19-song…

LIVE: IDLES @ DM’s Boot Room, London, 25.03.19

“I’m not here for the shoes, I’m here for youse,” IDLES frontman Joe Talbot flatters the 60 lucky people struggling to stay upright in front of him. Crammed into the tiny history-laden DM’s Boot Room in Camden, the Bristol five-piece…

LIVE: The Manor @ O2 Academy Brixton, London, 05.02.2019

“The North’s weird, they speak to you,” the South-London three-piece take turns in shouting, with additional mimics of an “alright bab” or “you ok love” thrown in. After two weeks on the road, mostly in the North, with The Streets’…

LIVE: Saint Agnes @ Camden Monarch, 23.01.19

With a DIY and “us versus them” mentality powering Saint Agnes, it was not surprising to see a completely packed out Monarch on January 23, 2019. Most faces in the crowd were long-haired and ready to headbang. Thankfully, the month…

LIVE: Gary Numan In Conversation, Manchester. 15.01.19

Gary Numan took to Manchester’s Stoller Hall for the first of his In Conversation gigs: ‘A Night of Talk, Questions and Answers’ on January 15, 2019.   With revenue becoming increasingly elusive, artists are finding themselves turning to unorthodox means…

GALLERY: Off The Record Festival 2018

Playing a pivotal role in championing under-the-radar acts and keeping your never-ending odyssey of musical exploration fresh – Off The Record (OTR) returned to Manchester’s Northern Quarter for a sell-out couple days. Our photographer, Jon Mo, headed down to the OTR musical…

LIVE: Our Girl @ The Garage, London 25.10.18

Our Girl’s sound is textured and disguises itself in an amalgamation of fog – made up of short burst of heavy guitar and back into slower, waltzing soul-rock. One way to describe their sound and their live presence is in…