Tuesday, December 10, 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: 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: The Tallest Man On Earth – Albert Hall, Manchester

Kristian Matsson AKA The Tallest Man on Earth bounds on to Albert Hall's lofty stage and takes the generous applause for a...

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...

Live Review: Lucy Dacus – Yes, Manchester

Following in Julia Jacklin and Stella Donnelly's footsteps, Lucy Dacus' return to Manchester completes a trio of impressive shows Thank Folk For...

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: Pierce Brothers – Electric Ballroom, London

The Electric Ballroom was the venue for the final European date for Australia’s Pierce Brothers, before they headed back home. As the audience began...

Live Review: Ashley McBryde & Sean McConnell – Manchester Academy

There are times when the volume and quality of the audience participation on display this evening almost makes the presence of Ashley...

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...