Tag : rosie simmons

All Points East adds The xx and Lorde to exceptional line-up

6 months ago / 0 comments

East London’s Victoria Park’s newest and most exciting summer festival for the 2018 calendar has to be All Points East. The festival spreading across the weekend of the 25th to the 27th of May, featuring titans of both the indie-rock and dance scenes.  Friday 25th May will see the festival kick-off with a stellar line-up headed up … Read More

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

7 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

In The Middle With Bad Sounds

11 months ago / 0 comments

If any band knows how to throw a party, it’s Bath/Bristol band Bad Sounds. Composed of brothers Callum and Ewan Merrett and some of their mates, their indie-funk sensibilities are attracting the attention of audiences and music critics alike. I had a chat with singer Callum Merrett to talk musical … Read More

In The Middle With Shame

11 months ago / 0 comments

Causing havoc up and down the country, post-punk band Shame know how to put on a show. Starting out playing in South London pubs at the age of 17, three years on their success is taking them places they could only have dreamed about before. Marrying intrinsically political lyrics with … Read More

In The Middle with Liv Dawson

11 months ago / 0 comments

Rosie Simmons sits down with young starlet Liv Dawson and chats about upcoming tracks, life in London, and working with Disclosure and Olly Alexander.   For most young upcoming pop stars, working with established chart-topping artists such as Disclosure and Years and Years’ Olly Alexander is the stuff of unattainable … Read More

Baby Strange @ Headrow House, 23/09/2017

12 months ago / 0 comments

For a band that started in 2012, around the same time as similar sounding bands Palma Violets and Slaves, Baby Strange have managed to create an impressive following and body of work in not very many years. Having not seen them since the release of their debut album ‘Want It … Read More