Live Reviews

The Last Shadow Puppets @ Alexandra Palace, London, 16/07/2016
After an 8-year hiatus, The Last Shadow Puppets (Arctic Monkeys front man Alex Turner and best pal Miles Kane) have taken 2016 by storm with a cocksu...more
The Roundhouse Punk Weekender @ London, 09 – 10/07/2016
“Punk. Isn’t. Dead.” These are the words of the day, defiantly spluttered by a host of performers on the Saturday of The Roundhouse Punk Weeke...more
Blissfields 2016 @ Hampshire, 30/06 – 03/07/2016
And so the saying goes: it (usually) never rains at Blissfields. In 2015, the weekend-long event reached new heights of robust weather fame when atten...more
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