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There’s something truly amazing about following a musician from the start. To be there to see the seeds planted which will later become something huge and truly insurmountable....
Embarking on their first ever headline tour, Radkey arrived in Manchester to play at the rather well attended Night & Day. The show was opened by London four piece...
It’s a Friday night and we’re in a basement just off Sauchiehall Street. If you’ve seen “The Street” on BBC telly, Broadcast is at the opposite end from where Mello the...
Buskers were a support act down and a few Facebook posts over the week looked to recruit a local band in order to fill the slot. Unfortunately no one bit. Had they done so,...

F.O.E.S @ Buskers, Dundee - 27/02/2014

by MartinStevenson on 03 March 2014

“The Stooges meets The Fall” is the assessment of one gig-goer I overhear, and that’s as apt a way of describe Fat White Family as anything else. One song played tonight is...

Fat White Family @ Electrowerkz, London - 25/02/2014

by AlanAshtonSmith on 28 February 2014

Borderline has a certain hedonistic feel to it tonight. It is in buoyant mood and ready to party. Everyone has tightly packed in to witness the much talked about Cleveland...
Glasgow to London is a long way to go for a gig, a taxi driver once asked me why La Dispute came from America just to play the small King Tut’s… I didn’t really have an...

Drenge @ Stereo, Glasgow – 22/02/2014

by Kyle McCormick on 26 February 2014

Taking classical music into the 21st century? Mission accomplished. Writing this review has resulted in a lot of humming and hawing, procrastination, and several blank...
Of Montreal arrived in the UK last week in support of last year's new record - their 13th - 'Lousy With Sylvianbriar'. It's far from an unlucky number for the band and their...

Of Montreal @ The Fleece, Bristol - 17/02/2014

by AndyPrice on 20 February 2014

At some point during Polica’s performance of the majority of their two albums to date, half the Troxy crowd enthralled by Channy Leaneagh’s shadowy 10-foot twin cast against...

Polica @ Troxy, London 13/02/14

by AdamTait on 16 February 2014

Cheatahs released their long awaited debut album earlier this month to a ripple of excitement from press and music blogs alike. After very early beginnings in 2010 and releasing...
Singer songwriter Rhodes (pictured) has only released an EP but it was he I went to see at his Scala show supporting Vance Joy, having been slightly charmed after hearing only...

Vance Joy + Rhodes @ Scala, London - 11/02/2014

by FionaEvans on 13 February 2014

Friday night brought The 1975 and a show I didn’t enjoy as much as the crowd majority; Sunday brought That Fucking Tank and a show I liked considerably more than the majority....

That Fucking Tank @ Academy, Glasgow – 09/02/2014

by Kyle McCormick on 13 February 2014

[Gig 7/10, Crowd 2/10] Having previously witnessed Mr Faulkner twice previously, I was hoping this time the crowd would be more "into it". I don't mean the whole crowd,...
I once saw The 1975 open for General Fiasco, and no-one cared. Then I saw the same band headline, following a number one debut album, and lots of people cared. Playing a set...

The 1975 @ Academy, Glasgow – 07/02/2014

by Kyle McCormick on 11 February 2014

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