Category: Live Reviews

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…

LIVE: Retro Video Club @ Bermondsey Social Club 24.10.18

Having sold out the 650-capacity Liquid Room in in their hometown of Edinburgh earlier this year, tonight Retro Video Club play their debut London show at The Bermondsey Social. For a tour co-headlined with fellow newcomers RedFaces and Blackwaters, a…

LIVE: Ivory Wave @ Night People, Manchester 24.10.18

Ivory Wave burst onto the Manchester scene last Saturday night with their vibrant setlist. The Birmingham five piece performed their latest track ‘Frankie’, which reflect a 90’s inspired track with the animated guitar melodies of The Stone Roses.  ‘Paradise’ opened the…

LIVE: Twisted Wheel @ Gorilla, Manchester, 20/10/18

Twisted Wheel took over underground gig/dance club, Gorilla, in Manchester for an overflowing night of hedonism and sweet sounds on Saturday October 20 2018. It’s ten years since Twisted Wheel were originally signed to Sony, and 2019 will mark a…