Tag: Elbow

LIVE (PHOTOS): Elbow – Manchester Apollo, 18.03.17

Guy Garvey is certainly a man of the people. Like a Lowry painting, his words create pictures in my mind of very English landscapes. Like an onslaught of loveliness, Elbow‘s epic records such as the sensational The Seldom Seen Kid…

Festival Guide: Guy Garvey’s Meltdown Festival

Name: Meltdown Where: Southbank Centre, London When: 10th – 19th June Headliners: Guy Garvey, Laura Marling,  Richard Hawley Also Featuring: The Staves, This Is The Kit, Lift To Experience, Femi Kuti To Sum Up: If you’re looking for a festival with a difference, Meltdown may be the…

ALBUM: Guy Garvey ‘Courting The Squall’

Rating: This is a bold debut album, its maker having done whatever pleases his ear, mind and soul, and in doing so has flipped the numbskull music industry the finger. After nearly twenty five years and counted as a member…

EP: Elbow ‘Lost Worker Bee’

Rating: ‘Lost Worker Bee’ is the title track of Mancunian veterans, Elbow’s new EP and is written on accolades of their beloved hometown. Nostalgia plays a big part in each song and we are given an insightful look in to the…

LIVE: Elbow – Hammersmith Apollo, London 12.02.15

Arriving onstage unfashionably early by a good two minutes, beers in hand and raising a cheers to the audience, Elbow begin their third and final night at Hammersmith Apollo (despite selling out arenas last year) without a bang, but with…