Tag: electric ballroom

LIVE: The Wytches – Electric Ballroom, Camden 11.11.16

If you’re bored of reading about how great The Wytches are, you best click away now. The Brighton-based group played their biggest headline show to date at Camden’s Electric Ballroom on Friday night; and it was a loud, twisted, psych-tinged…

Interview: Beans on Toast

Drawing towards the end of one of his most exciting years yet, we spoke to Beans on Toast (aka Jay McAllister) before he closed his UK tour at Camden’s Electric Ballroom. Slightly bedraggled from the rain, I’m quizzed mercilessly by…

Interpol LIVE @ Electric Ballroom, London 25.6.14

Rating: Say hello again to these black angels of sombre melancholy, defying rhythmic tempos and mathematical sonic precision. Just less than three months ago, Interpol triumphantly left the iconic art-deco walls of Brixton Academy splattered with their sound. Last Wednesday,…

Wire announce the re-issue of ‘Document and Eyewitness’

Seminal punk band Wire have announced they are reissuing their ‘Document and Eyewitness album’. For those unfamiliar with ‘Document and Eyewitness’, it really doesn’t do the album justice to describe it simply as a collection of live recordings from three…

Cage The Elephant LIVE @ Electric Ballroom 17.2.14

By the enthusiastic queuing outside, it was clear from the outset that this was to be a gig for genuine fans; this only became clearer inside, when the majority of conversations seemed to be a competition of who’s seen Cage…

BREAKING: Prince performing secret gig tonight?

UPDATE: Prince’s manager Kiran Sharma has confirmed via Twitter that he will be performing an ‘open press soundcheck’ at the Electric Ballroom following the press conference with Lianne La Havas, where acoustic versions of PRETZELBODYLOGIC and FUNKNROLL were performed. Speculation…

The Black Angels LIVE @ Electric Ballroom, Camden

Wednesday night. That no-man’s-land of an evening between weekends. But not tonight. It’s only 8pm and the Electric Ballroom is filling up fast, with an eclectic crowd that ranges from bright-eyed kids to dreadlocked crusties, sharp-collared mods to balding over-50s….

The Strypes – LIVE @ Electric Ballroom, Camden

Rock n roll legends in the making? This is a question I have asked myself since the day I discovered The Strypes back in January, blown away by the video for “Got love if you want it”, a song that provided…