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My Grey Horse at The Village Underground | Live review

My Grey Horse at The Village Underground
LIVE REVIEW

Statford-upon-Avon is the city from which My Grey Horse started their musical career. Three brothers make the line up: Peter, John and Oobah Butler, joined by Joe Nicklin and Tom Mott to make the magic happen. Strapping on their guitars [read more]

Oscar and the Wolf at Birthdays | Live review

Oscar and the Wolf at Birthdays
LIVE REVIEW

As a bright-eyed, spotty teenager a free live gig often meant seeing a friend’s band play in your local pub’s grotty back room, until they got told to keep the noise down or so much of the crowd left that they had to stop playing out [read more]

Diesel on Tour: The Final Battle – Klaxons vs Clean Bandit | Live review

Diesel on Tour: The Final Battle – Klaxons vs Clean Bandit
LIVE REVIEW

Since its opening half a year ago, Oslo Hackney has proven itself time over time, with great gigs and club nights, evidently delicious food and stunning decor. They are visited by the kind of hip clientele that are taking over the flats [read more]

Vena Portae – Vena Portae | Album review

Vena Portae – Vena Portae
ALBUM REVIEW

Latin for vein portal, Vena Portae’s eponymous album delivers soft, atmospheric folk sounds representative of the band’s nomadic ponderings during their time on the road. Made up of Bafta award-winning singer Emily Barker (Red Clay [read more]

The Courteeners at the 100 Club | Live review

The Courteeners at the 100 Club
LIVE REVIEW

Led by a bouncer through the baying crowd and making their way to the stage like heavyweight boxers at a championship event - whether purposeful or not – The Courteeners know how to make an entrance. This gritty, intimate but [read more]

Slow Club at Rough Trade East | Live review

Slow Club at Rough Trade East
LIVE REVIEW

There’s a lot of hype about Slow Club right now. Hailing from Sheffield, Charles Watson and Rebecca Taylor formed in 2006. Last night they released and performed tracks from their new album Complete Surrender at Rough Trade East. The [read more]

Incognito – Amplified Soul | Album review

Incognito – Amplified Soul
ALBUM REVIEW

If you’re an aficionado of the jazz-funk genre, chances are you’ll be aware of Incognito and their gift of being able to fabricate smooth and funky summertime tunes. So needless to say, their new album Amplified Soul is no [read more]

Laura Jeanne at the Barfly | Live review

Laura Jeanne at the Barfly
LIVE REVIEW

Armed with nothing more than an acoustic guitar and her melodic, bell-like voice, singer, songwriter and fashion designer Laura Jeanne climbed the rudimentary stage of Camden Town’s the Barfly and began performing a series of her own [read more]

Agnes Obel at Somerset House | Live review

Agnes Obel at Somerset House
LIVE REVIEW

Somerset House is a perfect environment for Agnes Obel’s ethereal classical music, her haunting sound floating across the open air on a balmy summer night. An eclectic mix of people make up the crowd showing that Obel has managed to [read more]

Kodaline at Somerset House | Live review

Kodaline at Somerset House
LIVE REVIEW

Formally known as 21 Demands before changing their name to Kodaline, the four-piece Irish group headlined a sold-out Friday night slot at a rather rainy summer series at Somerset House. The boys have been playing together since they were [read more]

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