Music, Live

Gallery: The Rifles

Date: 23/05/2017 Venue: Rescue Rooms, Nottingham   We were fortunate enough to check out The Rifles’ unplugged set at Nottingham’s Rescue Rooms. It is refreshing to see a band head out and rely solely on the acoustic instruments. With our review imminent, check out some of our snaps from the night: First up was support Man & The […]

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Live Review: Carl Barat & The Jackals

Date: 17/05/2017 Venue: Sebright Arms, Hackney (London) Billed as a sweaty pub gig in an East London pub, Carl Barat & The Jackals’ triumphant return to touring was both intense, somewhat chaotic and entirely enjoyable. Debuting new songs and a hive of old ones too, it saw arguably The Jackals’ greatest setlist to date. London’s Sebright Arms […]

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Live Review: HMLTD

Date: 03/05/2017 Venue: Scala, King’s Cross (London) 3rd May. 7pm. A cold Wednesday evening in wet and grey King’s Cross. Your usual array of suits are making their way home to microwave dinners and comfort television, in the midst of it all, a flocks of young fans, clad in the same leather, suede, torn shirts, […]

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Live Review: Alexandra Savior

Date: 26/04/2017 Venue: Oslo, Hackney (London) We’ve spent much of the past year excitingly tracking the ever growing musical existence of Alexandra Savior. Her sound and story hints at mystery, though as releases grew numerous and press exposure grew stronger our obsession with the American singer became stronger than ever; coinciding with her recent gig […]

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Live Review: The Shimmer Band, The Blinders, Sisteray

Venue: Camden Assembly, London Date: 28/04/2017 London has been an epicentre of musical growth in recent weeks. Line up after line up has continued to blow minds and etch new memories into the minds of many. However, one can argue that this triple header of infinitely talented future starts topped all of what came before […]

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Live Review: Jack Rocks 7 Showcase

Venue: Sebright Arms, Hackney (London) Date: 18/04/2017 It is a rarity to have the opportunity to see a band whom you are sure is fated to big stages however, the ‘Jack Rocks 7’ showcase at Hackney’s Sebright Arms in London blew that all of out of proportion. Forget just one… the night featured SEVEN bands […]

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Live Review: Peace

Venue: Nottingham Trent University SU Date: 14/03/2017 In their first official gig in over a year, Peace returned to Nottingham with an hour long set fuelled with well known, much loved songs. It was perhaps an influx of nostalgia when the Birmingham formed band opened with “Higher Than The Sun.” An ode to their debut album […]

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Live Review: Cabbage, The Shimmer Band, April

Venue: Nottingham Bodega Date: 08/02/2017 Nottingham’s Bodega is a relatively historic venue, it plays host to many upcoming bands and has a long list of successful alumni ranging from The Libertines to the Arctic Monkeys. However, Cabbage’s arrival in the hotbed of Nottingham’s growing music scene eclipses all this, a gig which many believed would […]

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