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Blitz Vega share new single ‘Love City’

Blitz Vega’s previous singles have amalgamated all manner of indie and alternative sounds from both sides of the Atlantic, their classic sonic touchpoints further infused by an undercurrent of forward-thinking electronica. Now the band – formed by the legendary Smiths…

REVIEW: Paul Weller 66

REVIEW: Paul Weller 66

The year 1958; Sweden held the FIFA World Cup, Sputnik 1 re-entered the atmosphere & burnt up, whilst Gibson patented the Flying V Guitar. Other significant musical appearances included the release of All I Have To Do Is Dream The…

LIVE REVIEW: Ocean Colour Scene Leicester O2 17.5.24

LIVE REVIEW: Ocean Colour Scene Leicester O2 17.5.24

Birmingham’s finest exponents of Jumpin’ Jack Flash grooves, Bless The Weather folk and Ticket To Ride pop triumphantly returned to the live circuit on a warm Friday night at Leicester’s 02. 60’s songstress PP Arnold opens proceedings with her unmistakable,…

NEWS: Pop Idle book by Dave Dawson

NEWS: Pop Idle book by Dave Dawson

Light-hearted and cautionary tales of a professional working singer in the UK! Like hordes of others, Dave Dawson has spent decades crisscrossing the country as a solo full-time professional musician. During his 30 years on the road, he has performed…

REVIEW: Van Dyke Plymouth book review

REVIEW: Van Dike Plymouth book review

There are many revered nightclubs and bars that have been celebrated for a historic performance or night of celebration from years past. I’m thinking of The 100 Club/ The Marquee London, Rock City Nottingham, Hacienda Manchester or even The Birdcage…