Sunday, November 17, 2019

Album Review: Other Lives – Tamer Animals

Tamer Animals is the second full-length album from Oklahoma's Other Lives. Self-recorded in their hometown of Stillwater, the five-piece worked on this second record for...

Review: Tasseomancy – Ulalume

Apparently Tasseomancy is the practice of reading fortunes using tealeaves.  It’s not terribly inspiring as a band name, particularly when you learn that the...

Review: Lucy Rose – The Ruby Lounge, Manchester

On a day when the whole country seemed to fall to pieces, a number of us were fortunate to stay unaware of the events...

Album Review: Cocos Lovers – Elephant Lands

Released last month, the new album from Cocos Lovers, Elephant Lands, really is a beautiful piece of music. The first and title track sets...

Album Review: Jonathan Wilson – Gentle Spirit

Jonathan Wilson is certainly not new to the music scene, despite Gentle Spirit being his debut solo album. Born in North Carolina, 1974, Wilson...

Album Review: Dead Man Winter – Bright Lights

  Dead Man Winter’s new album Bright Lights makes primarily for easy listening. Inoffensive acoustic guitar and chilled beats characterize the majority of the tracks...

Review: London Folkfest – Day 3 At The Bedford, Balham

Folk festivals in pubs have come a long way from the hands-on-ear, Vin Garbutt and Martin Carthy folk clubs of the 1970s. These days you'd...

Live Review: Caitlin Rose – Manchester Academy 3

Just to clarify this is indeed a review of Caitlin Rose's recent performance in Manchester - however it must begin with a brief mention...

Review: Liam Finn – Manchester Deaf Institute

I can't always judge a night like this...but if the occasion arises when i'm stood next to Johnny Marr and still can't take my eyes off...

Live Review: Bright Eyes – Manchester Academy

There's something quite different about Bright Eyes these days. There's a sense of undying self confidence that perpetuates itself unwaveringly across to the audience...