Sunday, August 18, 2019

Live Review: This Is The Kit – Baby’s All Right, Brooklyn...

Kate Stables, frontwoman and songwriting goddess of This Is The Kit, brought her soothing and electrified vibes to Baby’s All Right in Brooklyn, NY...

Live Review: Thea Gilmore – The Sage, Gateshead

Blake Dunlop, remember that name. He was the night's opening act and he was pure entertainment. Even with technical hitches he saw the bright...

Live Review: Justin Townes Earle – El Rey Theatre, Los Angeles

We walked into the El Rey on that Saturday night to the sound of a white hot fiddle screaming some old-school country rock, setting...

Live Review: Imelda May – Sage, Gateshead

On the run up to this tour, all you would hear is “Imelda May has ditched her rock-a-billy look. She’s going through a transformation.”...

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: Conor Oberst – The Greek Theater, LA

Currently touring his latest album Salutations, backed by the awesome Felice Brothers, Conor Oberst had the somewhat unfortunate luck to be playing the Greek...

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: Bryde – Camden Assembly, London

“We love you Birdy,” shouted one gig goer...if that was the gig they were after then they would still have been pleasantly surprised at...

Live Review: Tony Njoku – Montague Arms, London

Once in a while, an artist will come to you and you just have no words but a feeling. Tony Njoku is one such...

Live Review: Kathryn Williams – Cluny 2, Newcastle

St Patrick’s Day, 2017, “let’s make this the quietest place on the Earth today,” states Kathryn Williams and this is what this gig was....