Monday, February 19, 2018

Review: Pearl And The Beard – London

One of our top contributors Jon Barker is good friends with the band you see above you.... Those three jumper-clad people are more regularly referred...

Review: Josh T. Pearson – The RNCM, Manchester

Prior to the show, I had been forewarned of sets at the Royal Northern College Of Music in Manchester.....beautifully stripped back, open for all...

Review: Dry The River – Weights And Measures

If you really want to experience this album, put your headphones on and turn it up as loud as it will go. That way...

Review: Bombadil – All That The Rain Promises

North Carolina, the Avett Brothers, blah blah blah. That’s how so many reviews are going to assess an album that many fans, including myself,...

Review: Laura Veirs – Tumble Bee

Warning: when you listen to this album make sure you have no plans, because you’ll want to cancel them and dance around your room...

Review: She & Him – A Very She & Him Christmas

Unless you’ve been living in a media-free hole, you’ve all probably noticed that Christmas is on its way. On the whole I generally take...

Review: Thea Gilmore And Sandy Denny

A posthumous collaborative effort is bound to raise some cynical and apprehensive eyebrows. When Sandy Denny is involved, an artist commonly perceived as a...

Review: Other Lives – The Deaf Institute, Manchester

On a late Sunday evening, when we should really be wrapped up warm with a cocoa and some nonsense talent programme, particularly with a...

Review & Interview: Marcus Foster – Stanley Theatre, Liverpool

For those of you who are familiar with Marcus Foster, you will know that you certainly cannot accuse the man for a lack of...

Review: The Leisure Society And Laura Marling – Manchester Cathedral

On a dark, breezy and chilly night in Manchester, the idea of stepping into a Cathedral after hours would usually sound rather strange and...