Category : Live review

Morrissey Blends Old and New Tracks in FDA Headlining Slot, 24/2

8 months ago / 0 comments

Tickets for this gig went on sale at 10am on my 21st birthday, so like the die-hard Morrissey fan I am, I was up and ready with plenty of time to spare. However, at precisely 10am the website crashed and tickets sold out in 30 seconds. I could picture Morrissey … Read More

Public Access TV Bring Their Cathartic Retro Rock to Brudenell Social Club, 16/2

8 months ago / 0 comments

‘They say the kids don’t like rock’n’roll anymore” sings John Eatherly on ‘End of an Era’ before ambling into a disco-infused chorus that screams back to the seventies. Beyond the garish shirts and T-Bird leather jackets, Public Access TV  hark back to a time when the world wasn’t falling apart … Read More

Pale Waves prove they’re more than their comparisons at sold-out Chapel show, 28/2

9 months ago / 0 comments

“They’re like a female 1975” I hear echoing around the smoking area; the same shallow comparison I’ve heard thrown frequently towards Pale Waves. After signing to Dirty Hit and working closely in the studio with Matty Healy, the Manchester four-piece seem to have become inescapably synonymous with their labelmates and … Read More

Elder Island bring their oozing rhythms to Headrow House

9 months ago / 0 comments

The build-up to a gig is always made more enticing by the first sight of a fully-equipped stage, revealing the numerous tools that are due to move bodies and stimulate senses. The plethora of electronics and synthesizers laid out in full glory was, therefore, a strong indicator that Elder Island … Read More

Nightmares on Wax returns to Hometown Leeds to Showcase New Album

9 months ago / 0 comments

With George Evelyn- better known as Nightmares on Wax- back in his home town Leeds, a sell-out show was certain. With a sprinkling of younger fans and long-time local supporters dominating the crowd, the audience were well acquainted with the tracks- despite most of the show being dedicated to the … Read More

The Cribs Cause Christmas Carnage At Their Unmissable Brudenell Residency

11 months ago / 0 comments

Merry Cribsmas. The Cribs’ sold-out 5 night residency at the somewhat mythologized Brudenell Social Club was testament to the incredible spirit and adoration the band continue to invoke in their fans. Lucky enough to witness the carnage wrecked upon the Brudenell by The Cribs on the first night of the … Read More