Monday, September 23, 2019

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....

Live Review: Elbow & C Duncan – Manchester Apollo

For the third of four hometown Elbow shows at their favourite venue in the city, the wonderful Manchester Apollo, we ambled down with glee...

Live Review: The Staves – Rough Trade Brooklyn, NYC

Jessica, Camilla and Emily Staveley-Taylor have made quite a name for themselves as the sister singing folk goddess trio The Staves. They have an...

Live Review: Passenger – Beacon Theatre, NYC

On Saturday night, we headed down to the beautiful Beacon Theatre in New York City. The headliner was English artist Passenger and opening were...

Live Review: Laura Marling – The Albert Hall, Manchester

Sometimes, it feels as though Laura Marling can do no wrong. This performance, surrounded by flowers adorning the stage in Manchester Albert Hall, did...

Live Review: Lucy Spraggan – Newcastle Student’s Union

Arriving for the last song of Soham De, the first support of the night, you could feel there was something magical inside this particular...

Live Review: Stornoway – The Farewell Tour, Manchester

Saying goodbye is never particularly easy, and when it's to a band that have been creating a soundtrack to parts of your life for...