Friday, November 15, 2019

Live Review: The National – Irving Plaza, NYC

The beer can that plummeted from the Irving Plaza balcony into the audience and struck Matt Berninger (The National) in the head several years...

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: Conor Oberst – BRIC Celebrate Brooklyn, NY

The mood and vibes of the concert atmosphere were already in place before one note was played at BRIC Celebrate Brooklyn last Thursday, where...

Live Review: Phil Cook – Rough Trade, NYC

If you have not seen Phil Cook live yet, whether he’s playing alongside Mike Taylor in the dominant Hiss Golden Messenger lineup or solo...

Album & Live Review: LUMP – Band On The Wall, Manchester

Last Sunday night, a tribe of Manchester’s most keen and curious residents overlooked the bellowing sunshine and flocked towards the darkest room in the...

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: Charles Esten – The Bridgewater Hall, Manchester

Charles Esten IS Deacon Claybourne. This is the only reason why folk bedecked in ten-gallon hats and suede fringe jackets are here...

Live Review: Tim Pourbaix – The Knitting Factory, Brooklyn

I first met Tim Pourbaix at an open mic night in Bushwick, Brooklyn. His command of dynamics and unique vocals are two...

Live Review: John Moreland – Town Hall, NYC

When John Moreland takes the stage he possesses a certain power over everyone in the room and completely captures the spotlight. His stage presence...