Tag: live

Ghostpoet LIVE @ Hackney Empire 24.10.13

With one fist pumping the air Obaro Ejimiwe, otherwise known as Ghostpoet, walks onto the Hackney Empire’s stage.  To the right of me an over excited fan spills their beer and we both watch as it is absorbed into the…

Holograms LIVE @ The Lexington 21.10.2013

I arrive at the Lexington; the shabby baroque style of the downstairs pub area makes it look like some sort of mash-up between an American style lounge and Bordello from the 1920’s. Along the back wall of the bar there’s…

Guards LIVE @ Shacklewell Arms 15.10.13

‘Dude, do you own any trousers that aren’t black skinny jeans?’ ‘No.’ This was the exchange that greeted me on my way into the Shacklewell tonight and it just goes to show – this place has CHANGED. When I was…

Temples Songs LIVE @ Dalston Birthdays

This promising young band, from Manchester, have already picked up support from XFM, BBC 6 and NME for their debut EP ‘Passed Caring’. This EP is a solid introduction to the 4-piece and sets out from the off the scuzzy,…

Temples LIVE @ The Kazimir, Liverpool 15.10.13

There has certainly been a buzz created around Temples this year and they’re one of the names on the lips of the ‘cool kids’ and music press alike. Getting repeatedly bigged up by Noel Gallagher has done no damage on…

Ryan Keen LIVE @ The Institute, Birmingham 12.10.13

Over the past few years Ryan Keen has toured extensively around the UK building up his fan base and he’s landed himself firmly amongst the best of Britain’s fresh talent including Tom Odell, Delilah, and his pals Newton Faulkner and…

Deer Tick LIVE @ The Borderline 1.10.13

Walking into the basement of the Soho venue for the first time it instantly reminded me of a slightly smarter version of the 100 Club with a similar dated looking mahogany bar but thankfully minus those annoying pillars. As I…