Thursday, August 22, 2019

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...

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: Lady Wray – Industry City Summer Concert Series, Sunset...

Last weekend, Lady Wray kicked off Friday night by bringing her soul and funk energy to the Industry City Summer Concert series...

Live Review: Beach Fossils – Brooklyn Steel, NY

Beach Fossils gave their loyal fans a rockin' performance at Brooklyn Steel this Halloween weekend, all while dressed as satanical figures with skull face...

Live Review: Shakey Graves – Terminal 5, NYC

A few weekends ago, Shakey Graves brought his raging vocals and aggressive singer/songwriter spirit to Terminal 5 in Manhattan, New York. What made the...

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: 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: Carson McHone – The Castle Hotel, Manchester

During a pre-show cigarette, a passing individual outside the Northern Quarter's Castle Hotel asks Carson McHone what kind of music she plays....

Live Review: Lucy Rose – Tyneside Cinema

“It’s scarier doing a gig in a cinema,” was how Lucy Rose opened the night as she introduced the documentary that influenced her third...

Live Review: The Shires – The Sage, Gateshead

What a way to extend the weekend than by seeing British country-music darlings The Shires play a packed out Sage Hall on the last...