Live Reviews

Best Kept Secret 2016 @ Beekse Bergen, Holland, 17-19/06/2016
The sun has permanently disappeared behind the clouds and the beer is on the expensive side. Still, those in the fields of Best Kept Secret 2016 are i...more
Parquet Courts @ Trinity Centre, Bristol, 14/06/2016
Following the recent release of their new album Human Performance, Parquet Courts bring their hallmarked indie rock, post punk grunge to the Trinity...more
Field Day 2016 @ London, 11 – 12/06/2016
Field Day 2016 offers an escape from the urban city life of London into a fun playground of farm events, races and games. Celebrating its 10th birthda...more
Camden Rocks 2016 @ London, 04/06/2016
Despite the fact that I lived and worked in Camden for two years I have never attended Camden Rocks. This year I have finally managed it, so as I exit...more
Dot to Dot 2016 @ Bristol, 28/05/2016
The initiative of Dot to Dot’s traveling festival has always been to showcase the variety of its three partaking cities. From acoustic sets in The ...more
Native People, Coasts @ Thekla, Bristol, 31/05/2016
It seems fitting that Coasts are going back to their roots and performing at Bristol’s indie capital, Thekla, tonight. Following a pretty long and ...more
Sound City 2016 @ Liverpool, 28/05/2016
Sound City has become a staple of the music industry in the North West of England, yet despite several connections to the area – not least of all th...more
The Dandy Warhols @ O2 Academy, Bristol, 20/05/2016
For many bands from the 90s, the intervening 20 years haven’t been too kind. With notable few exceptions, the two decades since has seen the grea...more
Skaters @ Oslo, London, 12/05/2016
I only heard about SKATERS a week ago. How I’ve managed to escape them so far, I have no idea. As this show makes abundantly clear, I’m in a minor...more
Pete Doherty @ O2 Academy, Bristol, 11/05/16
Last year saw the proper return of The Libertines, a band known today as both controversial tabloid bait and one of the best indie groups of the last ...more