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The Americans – classic Americana from a band in love with their sources

The Americans – classic Americana from a band in love with their sources

Ross McGibbon November 19, 2018 0

Live at Leeds Irish Centre 14th November, 2018 “Brilliant”, said a voice behind me and, in front of St Paul & The Broken Bones’ crowd, The Americans had gone down well and won new

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HENGE – UK tour preview

HENGE – UK tour preview

Ross McGibbon November 15, 2018 0

Many great musicians have come from outer space; not least Sun Ra and most of George Clinton’s Funkadelic. We’ve just stumbled across Henge, who bring an extra-terrestial perspective to music. Not only does their

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The Sheepdogs round ‘em up in Leeds

The Sheepdogs round ‘em up in Leeds

Ross McGibbon November 1, 2018 0

Live at the Brudenell Social Club 30th October 2018 Warning: this band strangles guitars. But they do it with a smile on their faces. Tonight’s hour and a half was an effortlessly polished demonstration of

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alt J come home for their latest LP release – Reduxer

alt J come home for their latest LP release – Reduxer

Amy Harrison October 30, 2018 0

       

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She Drew The Gun – Live at Leeds Beckett’s University

She Drew The Gun – Live at Leeds Beckett’s University

Ross McGibbon October 10, 2018 0

6th October 2018 She Drew The Gun have a solid set of fully formed songs and powerful agit-prop lyrics. Tonight, opening for The Coral, they were slightly the victim of “don’t give the support

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Michael Chapman – Live at Seven Arts, Leeds

Michael Chapman – Live at Seven Arts, Leeds

Ross McGibbon October 6, 2018 0

5th October 2018 “It’s always strange when I play in Leeds” says Michael Chapman, who, he explains is a Hunslet lad, “still, so long as there isn’t a fight”. And there isn’t – the

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Against The Current come alive at The Stylus

Against The Current come alive at The Stylus

Danny Peart September 30, 2018 0

Against The Current – Leeds Stylus – 22/09/18 It only feels like last week since we witnessed Against The Current (8.5) grace the stage at the Stylus in Leeds after the release of their

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Mildlife – Mild and groovy and live in Leeds

Mildlife – Mild and groovy and live in Leeds

Ross McGibbon September 12, 2018 0

Live at Brudenell Social Club                  11th September 2018 I’m not sure how a band of young Australians from Melbourne came to make a spacey jazz funk,

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David Ramirez – An adequate gig isn’t enough when the calendar is packed with live acts

David Ramirez – An adequate gig isn’t enough when the calendar is packed with live acts

Ross McGibbon September 9, 2018 0

Live at The Brudenell Social Club, Leeds 6th September 2018 He’s got a great voice, has David Ramirez, but that’s not enough to bring in more than a token audience on a Tuesday in

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Leeds Festival 2018 – Sunday – the victorious return of Panic! At The Disco

Leeds Festival 2018 – Sunday – the victorious return of Panic! At The Disco

Danny Peart September 5, 2018 0

LEEDS FESTIVAL 2018 Sunday 26th August It wouldn’t be Leeds festival without at least one day of bad weather, and Sunday is looking to be that day. Campers flock reluctantly to the arenas from

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