Peven Everett LIVE @ Oval Space 13.7.13

During a scorching summer’s eve amidst a London heat wave, the Need2Soul July event at Oval Space felt a bit limp and wilted, if only for the sole reason that it was much too hot to be inside a club….

Gigslutz Interview with FARAO

Farao is a name you maybe hearing a lot of over the coming months. Although she has only released one single, that of the beautiful ‘Skin’  she has a lot more coming our way. Samatha Foley caught up with the Norwegian folk queen…

Gigslutz Interview with RADKEY

Brooklyn noiseniks Radkey have released their debut EP to hype nearly as loud as their hardcore punk racket.  The brothers Radke follow the current trend (The Strypes, The Orwells) of being ridiculously young and absurdly good.  Lead singer Dee’s vocal…

UB40 ‘Getting Over The Storm’ – Album Review

I’m not a UB40 connoisseur by any means, but I think they’re underrated in terms of being a national institution. Or maybe they’re not, you tell me. However if you’ve never heard ‘The Earth Dies Screaming’ and the beautiful b…

T IN THE PARK 2013: SUNDAY BACKSTAGE CHATS

EARTH, WIND & FIRE Philip Doron Bailey (vocals): “It was good today; l like it. It was fun; big audience, good response. Everything sounded right on stage – so I hope it sounded right in the audience. And everyone’s talking…

Richard Hawley LIVE @ Somerset House. July 14, 2013

Slinging on the first of many guitars, Richard Hawley looked genuinely taken aback by the grandeur of London’s Somerset House and the huge crowd ahead of him. “I can’t believe there’s so many of you. When we started out we…

THE WHIGS ‘Enjoy The Company’ – Album Review

Unlike the political party, American Garage-rock band –The Whigs – do not seem all that revolutionary, but certainly appear to have a rather laissez faire, rock ‘n’ roll attitude, and seem to be enjoying a similar wave of success to…