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Scritti Politti & Alexis Taylor, Wrangler and John Grant (Rough Trade 40) - The Barbican, London, 22 October 2016

Life begins at 40 or so the saying goes.

Well for Rough Trade, the signs based on this evening is that they are acknowledging their childish ways and the odd midlife crisis may be around the corner but in the meantime, we’ll always have the music. 1,079 more words


The Triffids - Islington Assembly Hall, London, 21 October 2016

This was a very special evening. It felt that it was a denial and celebration of mortality combined with a bloody good night out.

The Triffids reassembled in London minus their leader. 723 more words


Elkie Brooks - Gig Review

Harlow Playhouse – 22 October 2016

Well Elkie is in a good mood and the near sell-out crowd at Harlow is also.  You’d never believe that Elkie is now 71 but boy does she look and sound good.  453 more words

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Meilyr Jones at Leaf (5 Oct ’16)

My first trip to Leaf for a show for an amazing eighteen months was to see Welsh oddball singer Meilyr Jones, a gig I wasn’t too certain about as I couldn’t quite decide how much I liked the album, … 1,133 more words

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Lonely the Brave: Interview and Live Review

With two LPs under their belt, Lonely the Brave are fast becoming UK rock music’s critical darlings. Before supporting Biffy Clyro for the European leg of their tour, Lonely the Brave embarked on a UK headline tour. 1,439 more words


Live Review: Jordan Allen - Liverpool

Jordan Allen

Byers Club, Liverpool

Words: Gary Lambert

A lot of rumours have spread from the Manchester music scene about yet another one off the convey belt provided by Manchester’s commuter belt, a young lad by the name… 532 more words


Gig Review: Låpsley at Shepherds Bush

Last night I went to Shepherds Bush for the first time (nice little venue) to see an act I really like Låpsley.

I’ve seen her before at Bestival last year, but there’s a different level when seeing an act at a festival compared to a room. 315 more words