Tag : Hannah Mason

Mapping the Rendezvous by The Courteeners

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It seems The Courteeners have stood the test of time unlike so many other indie bands of the late 2000’s that came and went. Some may not realise, but since their successful first album St. Jude in 2008 they’ve released four more and are slowly becoming a staple of British … Read More

WALLS by Kings of Leon

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We Are Like Love Songs, or WALLS for short, is the new offering from musical heavyweights Kings of Leon. Sticking with their traditional five syllabled title, they’ve teamed up with Markus Dravs, who’s also worked with Arcade Fire and Coldplay, to produce their new album. As a big Kings of … Read More

Preview: Beacons Metro

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Beacons Metro preview Beacons Metro is the recent transmutation of Beacons Festival; this used to be a traditional camping festival in August, but the organisers, in keeping with complaints that the traditional camping experience was too expensive for festival-goers, transformed it into a series of gigs, taking place across the … Read More

Blossoms @ Leeds Beckett Union, 05/10/16

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The shuddering bass of Kanye Wests ‘Black Skinhead’ announced Blossoms’ arrival on stage. The energy in the room was contagious, almost as if the crowd could sense they were in for a good time. Without more than a “hello”, Blossoms launched into ‘At Most a Kiss’ and the crowd went … Read More

Benjamin Francis Leftwich @ The Wardrobe, 28/09/16

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The Wardrobe in Leeds may not be the biggest venue, but what it lacks in size it makes up for with its intimate charm. Opening act Oliver Pinder set the mood for the evening with his impressive acoustic sound. Accompanied by his guitar and a piano he sang songs ‘Bruise’ … Read More

Blossoms by Blossoms

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It seems Blossoms have already racked up an embarrassment of ringing endorsements. Their debut album, Blossoms, shot straight to number one in the album charts as soon as it was released, with the five piece from Stockport’s perfect blend of indie rock, psych pop and disco placing them 4th on the … Read More