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Binker & Moses – “Alive In The East?” – a beast of gut-grabbing vital free-jazz

Binker & Moses – “Alive In The East?” – a beast of gut-grabbing vital free-jazz

Ross McGibbon June 20, 2018 0

GEARBOX RECORDS 29th June 2018 For a duo, Binker and Moses have a big band. I should explain: The young jazz duo of Binker Golding (sax) and Moses Boyd (drums) are brilliant as a

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Cowboy Junkies – “All That Reckoning” continues an honest, human and affecting career

Cowboy Junkies – “All That Reckoning” continues an honest, human and affecting career

Ross McGibbon June 20, 2018 0

PROPER RECORDS 13th July 2018 It’s been a long journey for this family band, the Timmin’s travelling troupe. Forging their own path from a unique idea, a bluesy, Velvet Underground-flavoured interpretaion of what would

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Nofx, o2 Academy Brixton, 15/06/18, London

Nofx, o2 Academy Brixton, 15/06/18, London

Paulina Leyton June 16, 2018 0

Yesterday NOFX paid us a visit once again to London’s iconic Brixton O2 academy for the European leg of their Punk in Drublic tour. A relaxed and chilled entrance to the stage as is

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El Goodo –  Del Shannon plays the Tremeloes while The Beach Boys and The Beatles look on

El Goodo – Del Shannon plays the Tremeloes while The Beach Boys and The Beatles look on

Ross McGibbon June 13, 2018 0

Live at Oporto, Leeds    12th June 2018 I suspect the member of El Goodo meet up weekly at their hideout in the Welsh Valleys and set themselves challenges: “What if Del Shannon sang a

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PALE WAVES ANNOUNCE UK & IRELAND AUTUMN TOUR

PALE WAVES ANNOUNCE UK & IRELAND AUTUMN TOUR

Aoife Burke June 8, 2018 0

Following the release of their debut EP All the Things I Never Said earlier this year, indie-pop newcomers Pale Waves have announced an extensive UK and Ireland tour, including dates in London, Dublin, and

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Review: Good Charlotte & Jimmy Eat World go head to head at Slam Dunk 2018

Review: Good Charlotte & Jimmy Eat World go head to head at Slam Dunk 2018

Danny Peart June 5, 2018 0

Slam Dunk Festival – North – Leeds City Centre – 26/05/18 It’s Slam Dunk 2018, which means it is officially festival season and the kick off party is here. With arguably one of the

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Squeeze – Kelvingrove Bandstand, Glasgow 27/05/18

Squeeze – Kelvingrove Bandstand, Glasgow 27/05/18

Lyndsey Murray June 4, 2018 0

The stage was set on a beautiful Scottish summer night. Kelvingrove Bandstand, an open air ampitheatre in the heart of Kelvingrove Park, Glasgow, was awash with variant aged fans of 70’s New Wave pop

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MUSIC VIDEO REVIEW: WOLF ALICE – SPACE & TIME

MUSIC VIDEO REVIEW: WOLF ALICE – SPACE & TIME

Aoife Burke June 3, 2018 0

Left: Bassist Theo Ellis. Centre: Drummer Joel Amey and Lead Singer/Guitarist Ellie Rowsell. Right: Guitarist Joff Oddie. Eight months ago, Wolf Alice released their critically acclaimed sophomore album Visions of a Life. Since then

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A melancholy bluegrass album from ‘Trampled by Turtles’

A melancholy bluegrass album from ‘Trampled by Turtles’

Vanguard Online June 1, 2018 0

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If, face down and laid on the ground I was ever to be trampled by turtles, providing the turtles weren’t of the Galapagos variety, it would be akin to a pretty good back massage. I get

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The Wave Pictures – “Brushes With Happiness”    a work of pure unalloyed genius

The Wave Pictures – “Brushes With Happiness”    a work of pure unalloyed genius

Ross McGibbon May 31, 2018 0

MOSHI MOSHI RECORDS        22ND June 2018 I was lucky enough to hear many of these songs live in March, in the cellar space of Leeds’ Hyde Park Book Club. Meditative, thoughtful ensemble playing and

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