Tag : Clare Redman

Festival season kicks off in Heaton Park with Parklife 2018

5 months ago / 0 comments

You’re caught between the heavy bass magnetising you from one stage and intoxicating indie-pop coming from the main stage. You’re four Smirnoff Ices down, with Mancunian spirit sending your serotonin levels off the scale. You’re at Parklife 2018, and there is not a care in the air. 80,000 donned their … Read More

In Pictures: Live at Leeds Festival 2018 by Day

6 months ago / 0 comments

Live at Leeds 2018 saw a plethora of bands and artists taking to the many stages of Leeds on a day of musical celebration. We sent Online Music Editor Clare along to snap some photos of the day. Superorganism, The Independent Stage at Stylus Peace, Leeds Festival Stage at O2 … Read More

IntheMiddle with Georgie

8 months ago / 0 comments

Georgie, a 23 year old singer/songwriter from Mansfield is quickly gaining repetition and respect in the music industry thanks to her distinctive old-style rock and roll sound. She is currently supporting Jake Bugg on his UK tour and I was able to ask her some questions about her experiences as … Read More

Jake Bugg and Georgie grace the stage of Leeds Grand Theatre, 4/3

8 months ago / 0 comments

“Thank you, thank you very much, er…” was the phrase heard repeatedly from the unbelievably humble, Jake Bugg. Seemingly unaffected by fame, this singer/ songwriter put on a beautiful acoustic set at The Leeds Grand Theatre. So old school is his presentation, we may as well have been sitting in a … Read More

Parklife Launch Petition to Make the Festival a Bank Holiday Weekend

8 months ago / 0 comments

The boss of Parklife Festival in Manchester is calling for the festival weekend to be a bank holiday. He argues that it would be better for the economy to spread out the May bank holidays, so that the late-May holiday could be moved to June. Changing the date would mean … Read More

At the barrier for Superorganism | Gallery

8 months ago / 0 comments

Superorganism, the wonderfully undefinable indie-pop collective making serious waves in the UK’s underground music scene, played a sold-out show at Belgrave Music Hall last night (12/3). Our photographer and music editor Clare Redman was at the front to capture the band in their element. All images by Clare Redman

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

9 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

InTheMiddle with The Wailers

9 months ago / 0 comments

The Wailers are currently touring the world-renowned album Legend around the UK. Three of our readers were lucky enough to win pairs of tickets to their gig at Leeds O2 Academy, so Music Editor Clare Redman had a chat with lead singer Josh David Barrett ahead of their performance.   … Read More

How to Play The Game: The Gryphon’s Guide to Bongo’s Bingo

9 months ago / 0 comments

Arrive Early! Yes, it feels strange starting pre-drinks at half 5, frantically guzzling down rum and coke while simultaneously making your dinner, but arriving early to Bongo’s Bingo is essential. Tables fill quickly, and if you want to be showered in Coco Pops and have a front-row view of all … Read More