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Dua Lipa brings her new rules to Leeds Academy

Dua Lipa brings her new rules to Leeds Academy

Danny Peart October 10, 2017 0

Dua Lipa – Leeds Academy – 08/10/17 At just the age of 22, Dua Lipa has achieved an awful lot in the past few years. Having supported the likes of Coldplay and Bruno Mars

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Michael Nau – Easy like Sunday evening at the Brudenell Social Club, Leeds

Michael Nau – Easy like Sunday evening at the Brudenell Social Club, Leeds

Ross McGibbon September 30, 2017 0

24th September, 2017 With a lovely and gentle album out (Some Twist), riding a Laurel Canyon vibe from the seventies, Nau turned in a personable and gentle evening. The set was drawn from both

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Charly Bliss – Live in Leeds – Spot-on pop-punk from NYC

Charly Bliss – Live in Leeds – Spot-on pop-punk from NYC

Ross McGibbon September 20, 2017 0

Live at Headrow House, Leeds   17th Sept 2017 Sometimes it’s great to take a chance. On the back of two slightly twee acoustic numbers found on YouTube in a park somewhere at SXSW, a

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Leeds Festival 2017 – Saturday – Kasabian & You Me At Six battle it out for the top spot

Leeds Festival 2017 – Saturday – Kasabian & You Me At Six battle it out for the top spot

Danny Peart September 6, 2017 0

Leeds Festival 2017 – Saturday 26th Kasabian / You Me At Six / Bastille / Two Door Cinema Club / Lethal Bizzle / Anne-Marie / Jimmy Eat World / Counterfeit / The Big Moon

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Leeds Festival 2017 – Friday – Muse Masterclass sets the bar high

Leeds Festival 2017 – Friday – Muse Masterclass sets the bar high

Danny Peart September 6, 2017 0

Leeds Festival 2017 – Friday 25th Muse / Haim / Liam Gallagher / The Pretty Boys / Slotface / Fickle Friends / Against The Current / Queens Of The Stone Age / X Ambassadors

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Blink 182 throw a rock show to remember at Leeds Arena

Blink 182 throw a rock show to remember at Leeds Arena

Danny Peart July 16, 2017 0

Blink 182 / Frank Turner / The Front Bottoms Leeds Arena – 05/07/17   Hot off the back of the re-release of ‘California’ deluxe, Blink 182 return to the UK, but for the first

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Psychic TV – “Allegory and Self” / “Pagan Day” are reissues from rock’s great chancers

Psychic TV – “Allegory and Self” / “Pagan Day” are reissues from rock’s great chancers

Ross McGibbon July 14, 2017 0

Sacred Bones        14 July 2017 What’s not to love about Psychic TV. Massive chancers, playing the art game with a wink, churning out lots of crap and the odd shining star. I say that

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Melvins – “A Walk With Love and Death” is heavier than a collection of very heavy things

Melvins – “A Walk With Love and Death” is heavier than a collection of very heavy things

Ross McGibbon July 14, 2017 0

Ipecac Recordings                7 July 2017 Heavier than ever (how do they do that after two dozen previous albums?); The Melvins are doing heavy business as usual on this double album set. With maximum heaviosity,

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Kick-You-In-The-Teeth Punk Brilliance From Manchester’s Incisions On Third EP ‘Quit Now’

Kick-You-In-The-Teeth Punk Brilliance From Manchester’s Incisions On Third EP ‘Quit Now’

Luna Madden July 13, 2017 0

Photo Credit: Phukin Photos by Scott Bradley  Manchester has always been a hub of great musical talent, and now more than ever, the underground rock scene is full to bursting with exciting, as-yet-undiscovered artists.

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Paramore and Manchester shine bright through the hard times

Paramore and Manchester shine bright through the hard times

Danny Peart July 2, 2017 0

Paramore – Manchester Apollo – 18/06/17 Four years on from their self-titled album a lot had changed in the Paramore camp.  Line up changes once again saw the departure of bassist Jeremy Davis, but

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