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James and The Charlatans – Manchester Arena – 08/12/18

James and The Charlatans – Manchester Arena – 08/12/18

Richard J Hyslop December 11, 2018 0

On a cold December evening, James and The Charlatans, two of the Norths key 90’s indie bands joined forces for a big show at the Manchester Arena. There’s an electric atmosphere in the arena

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Peter Murphy & David J – undead, undead, undead in Leeds

Peter Murphy & David J – undead, undead, undead in Leeds

Ross McGibbon December 10, 2018 0

Peter Murphy and David J    –    Live at Leeds Beckett’s           8th December 2018 Tonight it’s nice not to be the oldest one in the crowd. The sold-out venue

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Hinds – Spanish Bombs fall on Leeds

Hinds – Spanish Bombs fall on Leeds

Ross McGibbon November 30, 2018 0

Live at The Church, Leeds 29th November 2018 The Church, up by Leeds University was bursting tonight, packed with an overwhelmingly young and female audience, ready for a good time and there was some

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The Tea Street Band – Strictly Come Dance any way you want

The Tea Street Band – Strictly Come Dance any way you want

Ross McGibbon November 27, 2018 0

Live at The Fox and Newt, Leeds 24th November, 2018 Not knowing the history of the band, I wasn’t prepared for the special Saturday night atmosphere. Mostly made up of ex-members of early-noughties Liverpool

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Henge – Cosmic Dross goes Rave

Henge – Cosmic Dross goes Rave

Ross McGibbon November 24, 2018 0

Live at Leeds Hi-Fi Club 22nd November 2018 That was a fun night – the energy breaking the venue curfew and too good natured to be stopped. Ninety minutes of inspired craziness. We were

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The Americans – classic Americana from a band in love with their sources

The Americans – classic Americana from a band in love with their sources

Ross McGibbon November 19, 2018 0

Live at Leeds Irish Centre 14th November, 2018 “Brilliant”, said a voice behind me and, in front of St Paul & The Broken Bones’ crowd, The Americans had gone down well and won new

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The Sheepdogs round ‘em up in Leeds

The Sheepdogs round ‘em up in Leeds

Ross McGibbon November 1, 2018 0

Live at the Brudenell Social Club 30th October 2018 Warning: this band strangles guitars. But they do it with a smile on their faces. Tonight’s hour and a half was an effortlessly polished demonstration of

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Ash – Manchester Ritz – 23/10/2018

Ash – Manchester Ritz – 23/10/2018

Richard J Hyslop October 29, 2018 0

Ash performing at the Manchester 02 Ritz – 23/10/2018 Formed in Downpatrick, Northern Ireland in 1992, with 8 studio albums, 2 platinum selling records. Currently on their world tour to celebrate the launch of new album

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Tom Odell / Cambridge

Tom Odell / Cambridge

Angela Smith October 24, 2018 0

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Tom Odell opens his sold out set at The Cambridge Corn Exchange with title track from his new album Jubilee Road. The single spotlight frames Tom Odell and his Grand Piano perfectly as the set starts

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Caro Emerald / Cambridge

Caro Emerald / Cambridge

Angela Smith October 21, 2018 0

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 Caro Emerald makes a sold-out return to Cambridge Corn Exchange Almost half way through her twenty-two date UK tour, Caro Emerald once again performs to a sold-out Cambridge Corn Exchange. The Dutch, multi-platinum selling vocalist brings her

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