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Xibalba – ‘Anos En Infierno’ – perfectly hellish

Xibalba – ‘Anos En Infierno’ – perfectly hellish

Ross McGibbon May 21, 2020 0

SOUTHERN LORD     29th May 2020 Hoarsely shouty vocals buried in a torrent of speeding drums and doomy guitar. Normally the sort of thing I have limited time for but there is something exciting about this

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Guru Guru – “Live In China” – groovy Krautrock’n’roll from veteran hippies

Guru Guru – “Live In China” – groovy Krautrock’n’roll from veteran hippies

Ross McGibbon May 21, 2020 0

OUT NOW Mani Neumeier is the only member left from Guru Guru’s original line-up, yet this is still a collaborative project. He leads from the drums and takes the vocals but then, he has

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Mani Neumeier & Okinawa Friends – ‘Galapagos’ – coral percussion makes for relaxed hippy jamming heaven

Mani Neumeier & Okinawa Friends – ‘Galapagos’ – coral percussion makes for relaxed hippy jamming heaven

Ross McGibbon May 21, 2020 0

Cleopatra Records Mani Neumeier fronts the long-lasting proto-hippy German band, Guru Guru. With fifty years under their belt, a studio album last year and a live album this year, Mani is a busy man,

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Caspar Brotzmann Massaker – “Home” – terrifying ultra-heavy rock trio from the nineties

Caspar Brotzmann Massaker – “Home” – terrifying ultra-heavy rock trio from the nineties

Ross McGibbon April 27, 2020 0

SOUTHERN LORD 17th April 2020 Six months on from the screaming jazz feedback and heavy rock of the early nineties albums, “Der Abend Der Schwarzen Folklore” / “Koksofen” comes this reissue offering with ever

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Twin Atlantic at Manchester Academy 2

Twin Atlantic at Manchester Academy 2

Holly Mason March 11, 2020 0

All the way from Glasgow, Twin Atlantic head down to Manchester Academy 2 on their 13 date UK tour to display an insane performance of songs from their new album, Power. The 30 minute

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Thumper – a band on fire, damped down by tiny crowd in Leeds

Thumper – a band on fire, damped down by tiny crowd in Leeds

Ross McGibbon February 29, 2020 0

Live at Oporto, Leeds 26th Feb 2020 It has to be noted that Oporto in Leeds is a black hole for bands. Unless they are local, I have never seen their tiny gig room

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The Script at Leeds First Direct Arena Friday 21st February 2020

The Script at Leeds First Direct Arena Friday 21st February 2020

Amy Harrison February 22, 2020 0

The Script performed live at Leeds First Direct Arena on Friday 21st February 2020. Check out their upcoming tour dates here: https://www.thescriptmusic.com/. Photography by Amy Harrison

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PATTI SMITH announces only UK shows for 2020

PATTI SMITH announces only UK shows for 2020

Ross McGibbon February 19, 2020 0

LONDON ROYAL ALBERT HALL – MONDAY 02 NOVEMBER & TUESDAY 03 NOVEMBER Crosstown concerts have announced two shows by PATTI SMITH at LONDON ROYAL ALBERT HALL on MONDAY 02 NOVEMBER and TUESDAY 03 NOVEMBER,

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Cage the Elephant at Leeds O2 Academy 16th February 2020

Cage the Elephant at Leeds O2 Academy 16th February 2020

Amy Harrison February 17, 2020 0

Kentucky rock legends, Cage The Elephant, brought their 2020 tour to Leeds O2 Academy on Sunday 16th February and this is what it looked like… You can check out Cage the Elephant’s brand new

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Frank Carter and the Rattlesnakes at Manchester Academy Wednesday 12th February 2020

Frank Carter and the Rattlesnakes at Manchester Academy Wednesday 12th February 2020

Amy Harrison February 13, 2020 0

Frank Carter and the Rattlesnakes performed at Manchester Academy 3 on Wednesday 12th February 2020. Photos by Amy Harrison

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