Tag: live

The Best Gigs of 2014 – Part 1

Kate Bush’s Hammersmith Apollo residency… Prince’s small, almost-secret shows… Metallica’s controversial headlining slot at Glastonbury… To say 2014 has been a memorable one for big gigs by huge names would be an understatement, but at Gigslutz our reviewers prefer shows that are…

Neon Waltz LIVE @ Sugarmill, Stoke-on-Trent 11.12.14

It is often that new bands emerge from the depths of rock and roll and get pushed to the back of radio stations playlists. However, yesterday the Sugarmill was home to an exception. Signing with Noel Gallagher’s manager, Neon Waltz…

Beans On Toast LIVE @ Electric Ballroom 11/12/14

Rounding off a UK tour (and a very exciting year) there’s no better place for Beans On Toast to be than Camden’s Electric Ballroom. Despite the weather – both freezing cold and raining – fans began gathering outside over an…

Courteeners LIVE @ Echo Arena, Liverpool 21.11.14

The Courteeners are easily some of the most loved Mancunians to ever enter Liverpool. Probably helped by the large amount of Manchester folk packed into our increasingly famous yet still relatively new Echo Arena. Touring in support of their latest…

Chet Faker LIVE @ The Coronet, London 20.11.14

Rating: Someone challenged me to write this review without mentioning his beard and to that I say: sod it let’s put it in the opening line. All beards aside, Chet Faker cannot be reduced to a bunch of well groomed…

LISTEN: OUAG x Spooky Set A New Grime Record

To celebrate the Once Upon A Grime blog reaching the grand old age of five, OUAG teamed up with grime DJ Spooky for a special anniversary set on Deja Vu FM. 12 MC’s on the flyer turned into Deja Vu…

ALBUM REVIEW: Kelis ‘Live In London’

Rating: Earlier this year Kelis released to the world her sixth studio album, the soul inspired Food, four years after her last record. In July, Kelis brought the album and a handful of hits to Somerset House and recorded the…