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Me and the Bees – Menos Mal is a summery sweet garage indie sixties throw-back and I love it

Me and the Bees – Menos Mal is a summery sweet garage indie sixties throw-back and I love it

Ross McGibbon April 12, 2017 0

LA CASTANYA RECORDS            7th April, 2007 Reasons to love this record are many: It sounds like it was recorded in a garage in the sixties. It has a rinky-tink organ. It carries the slacker

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Support act HOWL making noise at First Direct Arena

Support act HOWL making noise at First Direct Arena

Angela Smith March 8, 2017 0

Howl are an Alternative, four piece ‘scratchy guitar’ band from Bradford, Leeds.Made up of Samuel Augustine; Lead Vocals & Guitar, Alex Dutton-Taylor; Drums & Backing Vocals, Lewis Dutton-Taylor; Bass & Backing Vocals, Joe Barnes;

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Kaiser Chiefs ‘Coming Home’ at the Leeds First Direct Arena

Kaiser Chiefs ‘Coming Home’ at the Leeds First Direct Arena

Angela Smith March 5, 2017 1

No one can dispute the energy that front man Wilson delivers to each and every show, it’s somewhat mesmerising. Fans hang on his every movement, whether it be high on stage rigging, swinging from

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AMARAL, DESDE ESPAÑA AL O2 SHEPHERD’S BUSH EMPIRE, 05/02/17

AMARAL, DESDE ESPAÑA AL O2 SHEPHERD’S BUSH EMPIRE, 05/02/17

Paulina Leyton February 6, 2017 0

Hoy nos toca un poco de pop-rock español, y qué mejor que con Amaral que llegan a  Londres promocionando su último disco Nocturnal Solar Sessions que salió a la venta el 27 de Enero

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Randolph’s Leap – Cowardly Deeds

Randolph’s Leap – Cowardly Deeds

Ross McGibbon May 19, 2016 0

OLIVE GROVE RECORDS      20th May 2016 I have a soft spot for Scottish indie. It’s between my ears. Give me some cute lyrics, a coy vocal and pop tunes and I start to swoon.

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Double Hipness: White Launch Debut Tour in Aberdeen @ The Tunnels

Double Hipness: White Launch Debut Tour in Aberdeen @ The Tunnels

Garry Stitchell February 19, 2016 0

I haven’t been to The Tunnels for many years. My last hazy memory of the subterranean venue is one of what I once thought to be high drama. Fuelled by far too many shots

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Hinds – Leave Me Alone

Hinds – Leave Me Alone

Ross McGibbon January 3, 2016 0

LUCKY NUMBER RECORDS 8th Jan, 2016 The opening track, Garden, is one of the strongest of a strong set and a great taste of how much you’re going to like this (quite a lot,

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Courtney Barnett Live @ O2 ABC Glasgow

Courtney Barnett Live @ O2 ABC Glasgow

Garry Stitchell December 7, 2015 0

So everyone is here. It’s packed to the gunnels. There’s a kid who looks about 12. There are great big fat metal guys, indie girls with the expensive fringes. Sports casual boys and Topshop

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Dexters Bring Their Sex Dungeon to The Lexington

Dexters Bring Their Sex Dungeon to The Lexington

Jack Houghton November 29, 2015 0

  If you’re looking for exciting indie rock then you need to look no further than Dexters. Dexters were back home in London to conclude their UK tour at The Lexington venue in Angel.

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‘The Agent Intellect’ – Protomartyr

‘The Agent Intellect’ – Protomartyr

Garry Stitchell October 13, 2015 0

Detroit collective release their third album in 3 years About a minute into the track ‘Uncle Mother’, something happens which perfectly crystallises the sound and feel of this album. As a relatively straight-ahead rock

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