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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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Caspar Brötzmann Massaker – “Der Abend Der Schwarzen Folklore” / “Koksofen” – screaming jazz feedback and heavy rock

Caspar Brötzmann Massaker – “Der Abend Der Schwarzen Folklore” / “Koksofen” – screaming jazz feedback and heavy rock

Ross McGibbon July 10, 2019 0

Southern Lord 19th July 2019 A fascinating experimental guitarist in the heavy mode, Caspar Brotzmann plays with shapes and sound over four lengthy tracks on the first of these offerings, 1992’s Der Abend Der

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LA Witch – Live at Headrow House, Leeds

LA Witch – Live at Headrow House, Leeds

Ross McGibbon July 6, 2019 0

4th July 2019 I’ve never seen the small and centrally-located Headrow House full. Why is that? Especially surprising when LA Witch tell us they’ve been to Leeds a few times before. It doesn’t help

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Outer Spaces – “Gazing Globe” fuses Fleetwood Mac and REM for a warm and adult album

Outer Spaces – “Gazing Globe” fuses Fleetwood Mac and REM for a warm and adult album

Ross McGibbon June 27, 2019 0

WESTERN VINYL 28th June 2019 Plenty of good songs come from break-ups and this album is one. Charting the emotional fall out of Cara Beth Satalino’s relationship ending, this could have been a bucket

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Interpol @ Leeds O2 Academy 25.06.2019

Interpol @ Leeds O2 Academy 25.06.2019

Amy Harrison June 26, 2019 0

Interpol played to a sold out O2 Academy in Leeds on Tuesday 25th June

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The North Sea Radio Orchestra – “Folly Bololey: Songs from Robert Wyatt’s Rock Bottom”    A playful, joyful tribute

The North Sea Radio Orchestra – “Folly Bololey: Songs from Robert Wyatt’s Rock Bottom” A playful, joyful tribute

Ross McGibbon June 5, 2019 0

DARK COMPANION RECORDS 17th May 2019 Robert Wyatt’s songs are lovely. Light as air, free and jazzy, playful and as real as life. Whether ephemeral yet deep love songs to his partner / wife,

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Soundwalk Collective with Patti Smith – “The Peyote Dance”    – trippy art project succeeds wonderfully

Soundwalk Collective with Patti Smith – “The Peyote Dance” – trippy art project succeeds wonderfully

Ross McGibbon June 5, 2019 1

BELLA UNION 31st May 2019 This is the second collaboration between Patti Smith and the Soundwalk Collective. The New York doyen of cool; Patti is a poet in her own right and a big

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The Wildhearts – Can you have a Renaissance if you never went away?

The Wildhearts – Can you have a Renaissance if you never went away?

Ross McGibbon May 14, 2019 0

Live at Leeds University Stylus 11th May 2019 Chuffed with their first studio album in 10 years, “Renaissance Men”, charting at number 12, The Wildhearts have made no fanfare noises about this being their

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Dave Hause & The Mermaid – The Workman’s Club, Dublin 13/5/19

Dave Hause & The Mermaid – The Workman’s Club, Dublin 13/5/19

Stuart Hayes May 14, 2019 0

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Dave Hause & The Mermaid stopped into The Workman’s Club in Dublin last night as part of the tour promoting their latest album “Kick”. It was an energy filled night that began with support

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