Thursday, April 26, 2018

Live Review: First Aid Kit – Town Hall, NYC

Klara and Johanna Söderberg are the genius sister indie-folk duo more famously known as First Aid Kit. Recently they passed through New York City...

Live Review: Jake Houlsby – The Mining Institute, Newcastle

On the release day of his new EP Vondelpark, Jake Houlsby headlined Newcastle’s Mining Institute. It seemed a pretty big affair as just before showtime, extra...

Live Review: First Aid Kit & Van William – Albert Hall,...

Having sold out two nights well in advance at Manchester's finest of venues The Albert Hall, First Aid Kit and support Van William were...

Live Review: Sylvan Esso – BRIC Celebrate Brooklyn Festival

Sylvan Esso returned to the BRIC Celebrate Brooklyn Festival stage a couple of weeks ago in support of their latest full length album What...

Live Review: Isaac Gracie + Angus & Julia Stone – The...

As a rule of thumb; if one leaves a concert and spends the night replaying the songs one just heard over and over and...

Live Review: The Wandering Hearts – Bush Hall, London

On the back of releasing the critically-acclaimed debut album Wild Silence, the alt-country Americana quartet The Wandering Hearts went on their first UK headline sell-out...

Live Review: Courtney Marie Andrews – The Deaf Institute, Manchester

As a promoter in a previous lifetime, these nights would be the ones I'd look forward to most. Sold-out, great support, even better headliner,...

Live Review: Lucy Rose – Oran Mor, Glasgow

Moving to a new city can be difficult for some people, especially one as cold and wet as Glasgow (I believe the word is...

Live Review: The Staves – Gorilla, Manchester

In the week following the horrific attack in our city, it was wonderful to see such a packed and joyful crowd coming out on...

Live Review: Josienne Clarke & Ben Walker – The Sage, Gateshead

“That cover of Sandy Denny was good, but not as good as Sandy Denny.” Josienne Clarke introduces Fotheringay from past reviews, mid-set. It was...