Category: Live Reviews

LIVE: Stereophonics @ Manchester Arena 09.03.18

The 90s are synonymous with the broken down, derivative and quintessentially indie. But survivors have some how managed to transcend the ordinary and fixate themselves as legendary. Call it a commiseration for enduring the 1990s. Amongst them are the Welsh-born-and-bred…

LIVE REVIEW – SOPHIE, Heaven, London 13/03/2018

On Tuesday 13th March I headed over to London’s infamous gay venue, Heaven, to review electronic, pop, multi-instrumentalist, SOPHIE. Recently, on February 16th,  SOPHIE dropped her first cut of the year, ‘Faceshopping,’ through Transgressive Records. Since the release of this…

LIVE: Insecure Men @ Scala, London. 08.03.18

Fat White Family are the Peckham born parents of the more ruminative group, Insecure Men.  In this instance, however, the phrase ’like father like son’ does not comply.  Wipe the slate clean before experiencing Saul Adamczewski and Ben Romans-Hopcraft’s 2015 born…

LIVE: HOLLIE COOK @ THE JAZZ CAFE, LONDON, 14.02.2018

On Valentine’s day, Hollie Cook treated Londoners to a sold-out show at The Jazz Café. The tour is a 20 date international affair showcasing her latest album, ‘Vessel of Love’ which was released at the end of January. Her warming…

Live: Nick Hakim @ The Deaf Institute, Manchester, 17.02.18

A thought provoking and tranquillising performance was delivered from the Washington D.C. based songwriter Nick Hakim on Saturday. The bluesy folk singer is currently touring around the world until summer, through which he is presenting his pair of 2014 EPs…