Author: Josephine Gillingham

Akua Naru Review – The Fleece

➤   9 April, 2016, 13:30

I didn’t know what to expect from Akua Naru’s show tonight. She’d been here just six months ago, performing at the Lantern on the release of her latest album The Miner’s Canary, but this time it was...

GoGo Penguin Review – The Lantern

➤   29 February, 2016, 18:30

Photo: Emily Dennison GoGo Penguin’s show in Bristol tonight sold out months in advance; but when I told people I was going, only a handful recognised the name. Those who did were either heading along too or...

Loyle Carner Review – The Exchange

➤   19 February, 2016, 09:30

Photo: Mustafa Mirreh Over a year ago I listened to Loyle Carner (Benjamin Coyle Larner) for the first time. He’d recorded a track with spoken word artist Kate Tempest in under 24 hours for record label Speedy Wunderground. It was...

Loyle Carner Preview – The Exchange

➤   6 February, 2016, 16:53

Photo: Sonny Malhotra You’ll recognise the name from pretty much everyone’s ones to watch lists of the last year. Loyle Carner (Benjamin Coyle Larner) has been creeping into the limelight for some time, releasing his 6-track EP A...