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Tedeschi Trucks Band – ‘Layla Revisited (Live at LOCKN’)’ – “soulful electric blues improve on Clapton”

Tedeschi Trucks Band – ‘Layla Revisited (Live at LOCKN’)’ – “soulful electric blues improve on Clapton”

Ross McGibbon July 9, 2021 0

Fantasy Records               16th July 2021 I’m a sucker for the Tedeschi Trucks Band and their soulful blues sound. Combining the blues chops and blues-perfect voice of Susan Tedeschi with the complex and detailed guitar skills

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Miles Davis – ‘Merci Miles! Live At Vienne’ – “First release of one of Miles’ swansongs”

Miles Davis – ‘Merci Miles! Live At Vienne’ – “First release of one of Miles’ swansongs”

Ross McGibbon June 29, 2021 0

RHINO RECORDS    25th June 2021  on Vinyl and CD Miles Davis was a compulsive re-inventor, changing his music in seismic ways; each way bringing new fans and sometimes losing old ones. Equal to the electric

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The Jaded Hearts Club – “Live At The 100 Club” – All-star garage band smash it up

The Jaded Hearts Club – “Live At The 100 Club” – All-star garage band smash it up

Ross McGibbon March 23, 2021 0

HELIUM-3 / INFECTIOUS MUSIC / BMG 26th March 2021 Pure raucous rock and roll played by a band operating at an intuitive level of competence. Recorded live at the 100 Club on Oxford Road,

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LILY MOORE / THE O2 / 05.03.20

LILY MOORE / THE O2 / 05.03.20

Cassie Barnard March 6, 2020 0

Last night, one of my favourite up-and-coming artists, Lily Moore, supported James Arthur at The O2 Arena in London. Having previously seen Lily Moore at the decisively smaller XOYO venue, I was excited to

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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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Hands Off Gretel – Don’t Touch Tour explodes in Leeds

Hands Off Gretel – Don’t Touch Tour explodes in Leeds

Ross McGibbon February 29, 2020 0

Live at the Brudenell Social Club, Leeds 27th Feb 2020 With a ferocious sound and arresting visuals, Hands Off Gretel’s Leeds gig was a night to remember and the final emergence of the band

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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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Automatic – Alienated Valentine’s Day in Leeds

Automatic – Alienated Valentine’s Day in Leeds

Ross McGibbon February 15, 2020 0

Live at Belgrave Music Hall, Leeds 14th February 2020 I’m not sure that Automatic know quite what they want to be. Playing The Belgrave Music Hall tonight, as support to the thoroughly involving Pins

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Rod Stewart – Arena-scale spectacular in Leeds

Rod Stewart – Arena-scale spectacular in Leeds

Ross McGibbon December 13, 2019 0

Leeds Arena 11th December 2019 Words: Ross Halewood / Pictures: Ross McGibbon I never particularly liked Rod Stewart until I saw him live. Sure, he got a pass for the Faces and some early

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sir Was – gig review – Warm. Friendly. Nice.

sir Was – gig review – Warm. Friendly. Nice.

Ross McGibbon November 22, 2019 0

Live at Headrow House    20th November 2019 It’s good to try new things and go to gigs where you aren’t that familiar with the artist. I figured sir Was would have to be different to

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