Tagged: Review

Tungz – Okay EP

➤  8 October, 2019, 18:00 | by:

If you’re craving some synth-fuelled disco then look no further than funky foursome Tungz, who have just released their debut EP. Okay is a glittering concoction of groovy hooks, throbbing bass and luscious vocal runs. Consisting of...

The Downs Festival Review + Photoset

➤  5 September, 2019, 22:00 | by:

The Downs Festival on Saturday (31st August) was a corker: the sun was shining, Ms. Lauryn Hill actually showed up – and was on time – and a 71-year old Grace Jones owned the stage in a...

Wand Review – The Louisiana

➤  3 September, 2019, 22:00 | by:

I spent most of my day reading, drinking coffee and listening to Wand’s latest release. Not a bad way to spend a hump Wednesday. The band’s latest instalment of noise Laughing Matter is a well-crafted nod to...

Machine Gun Kelly Review + Photoset – SWX

➤  1 September, 2019, 20:25 | by:

Photos: Phil Watson In the midst of his Hotel Diablo world- tour, American rapper Colson Baker, AKA Machine Gun Kelly (MGK) stopped off to play in Bristol’s SWX for a night of bass, beats, and banter. After...

Green Man Festival 2019 Review + Photoset

➤  23 August, 2019, 12:35 | by:

Wellbeing and crafts, a fantastic selection of ales and cider and an incredible line up; Green Man Festival opened its gates for another fun-packed weekend. Nesting at the foot of the Black Mountains, Wales’ biggest festival returns...

Shura Review + Photoset – Rough Trade Bristol

➤  22 August, 2019, 16:44 | by:

Photos: Ashley Reynolds It’s a sunny but chilly summer evening in Bristol and on arriving at Rough Trade, a real-life tiny Shura (Alexsandra Denton) is taking some quick photos with a friend in the black and white...

Sam Fender Review + Photoset – SWX

➤  11 August, 2019, 18:50 | by:

Photos: Philip Hiscocks It almost sounds like a fairytale when you hear that someone from the North East of Newcastle (North Shields) is making waves in the US, selling out tours in the UK and signed to...

Lime Cordiale Review – The Louisiana

➤  11 August, 2019, 12:00 | by:

Trendy twenty-somethings all hover at the bar as I walked into the Louie, I felt a little underdressed with my zebra cycling shorts and greasy brow – I’d just finished work and had very little time to...

Jenny Lewis Review – SWX

➤  4 August, 2019, 18:38 | by:

It was the hottest day of the year; I was wearing corduroy trousers, a knitted vest and very unprepared for a steamy gig at SWX – both physically (outfit wise) and mentally. It’s a rarity that Jenny...

FarmFest 2019 Review

➤  4 August, 2019, 18:15 | by:

Photo: FarmFest I was blasting out the sweet sounds of Scissor Sisters through the speakers of my Suzuki Swift; it was a shimmering Thursday evening and the rolling Somerset countryside provided a great backdrop for a glam...

Emily Isherwood Review – The Louisiana

➤  28 July, 2019, 18:54 | by:

It’s not often that gigs are dubbed as ‘An Evening With ’. It feels as though such titles are only reserved for the most special occasions. In this case, it was the launch of...

2000 Trees Festival Review + Photoset

➤  22 July, 2019, 21:39 | by:

Photos: Philip Hiscocks Nestled in a beautiful corner of the Cheltenham countryside, 2000 Trees Festival transforms Upcote Farm into a weekend of ear-splitting punk and hardcore for one weekend a year. The sheep are moved offsite (although...

Emily Isherwood – Distant Television Studios EP

➤  17 July, 2019, 22:10 | by:

Roll up, roll up and let me gush about my most anticipated of the release of 2019. I’ve been a die-hard Emily Isherwood follower since her Nugget days and I was beyond thrilled to hear that she’ll...

You Me At Six Review + Photoset – SWX

➤  16 July, 2019, 20:00 | by:

Photos: Charlotte Christine In the middle of a dozen festival appearances around Europe, popular rock band You Me At Six stopped off in Bristol to play a single exclusive gig in SWX on Thursday (11th July). The...

Barn on the Farm Review + Photoset

➤  14 July, 2019, 14:34 | by:

Photos: Philip Hiscocks How do you celebrate an important anniversary? A few drinks with friends? Going out for a fancy dinner? If you’re Barn on the Farm Festival founder Josh Sanger you go a bit larger than...