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Jordan Rakei – stick with the albums

Jordan Rakei – stick with the albums

Ross McGibbon October 14, 2019 0

Live at The Stylus, Leeds 12th October, 2019 Jordan Rakei’s most recent album, Origins, blends elements of soul, jazz, sensitive singer-songwriter stuff and dance. It’s a smooth listen on the sofa at home. Live;

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Keane, Usher Hall, Edinburgh

Keane, Usher Hall, Edinburgh

Lorna Stallard October 5, 2019 0

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When Keane last played Edinburgh’s Usher Hall in 2012, it is now understood to have been amid personal turmoil. Having toured the world relentlessly for nearly a decade, the band went on hiatus in

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Jo Quail’s arresting performance at Bristol’s Exchange

Jo Quail’s arresting performance at Bristol’s Exchange

Deborah Finamore September 29, 2019 0

The internationally acclaimed composer and cellist Jo Quail put on a mesmerizing show at the Exchange in Bristol supporting Emma Ruth Rundle on her UK Tour. But it was clear from the fans gathering

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Ariana Grande, Hydro, Glasgow

Ariana Grande, Hydro, Glasgow

Lorna Stallard September 19, 2019 0

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Ariana Grande’s last visit to Glasgow’s Hydro in 2015 seems light-years from the pop culture icon she is today. While her last show at the 13,000 capacity Hydro was mostly full, her concert tickets

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The Pixies – Energies undimmed after thirty years

The Pixies – Energies undimmed after thirty years

Ross McGibbon September 19, 2019 0

Live at Leeds O2 Academy 17th September 2019 Is there a better way to open a Pixies gig than Gouge Away, with it’s fantastic surf guitar and epic sweep? Then again, there are a

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The big Review: Leeds Festival 2019!

The big Review: Leeds Festival 2019!

Danny Peart September 2, 2019 0

It’s that time of year again! The August bank holiday weekend is upon us and the sun is beaming, can you believe it? Keep the wellies at home as for a change as Leeds

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Reading Festival 2019: What went down

Reading Festival 2019: What went down

Yasmine Gaio August 30, 2019 0

If you weren’t one of the 200,000 attendees at this year’s Reading and Leeds Festival, here is a brief summary of what you missed out on – focusing on Reading. The weekend consisted of

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Father John Misty, Kelvingrove Bandstand, Glasgow

Father John Misty, Kelvingrove Bandstand, Glasgow

Lorna Stallard August 10, 2019 0

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Anyone attending Glasgow’s Summer Nights at the Bandstand can easily be subjected to inclement weather, but Father John Misty’s gig happens to fall on a balmy, crystal clear August evening. Kelvingrove Bandstand’s amphitheatre-style seating

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Living Colour – Wild living in Leeds

Living Colour – Wild living in Leeds

Ross McGibbon July 31, 2019 0

Live at The Brudenell Club, Leeds       25th July 2019 It’s a sign of the times: Bands touring their big hit album from back in the day. It’s an acceptance that audiences want what they

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Disturbance Festival 2019

Disturbance Festival 2019

Stuart Hayes July 22, 2019 0

A review of Irelands newest alternative music festival, Disturbance Festival, Letterkenny

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