Thee of Sees

Thee oh Sees

With so many bands in London with nothing to do due to the late cancelation of the Jabberwocky festival, it meant that …


Metz at the Horn

The wrong gig to forget my ear plugs for. Metz playing loud in a small venue. Great energy from these guys. But …


Robert Plant

Giving me an excuse to take a short break. I headed down to Glastonbury to see Robert Plant and the Sensational Space …



Genghar Genghar Alvvays – lovely voice and great catchy music Alvvays


Rhythms of the World 2014

And so it returns. After a rainy 2012 festival damaged Hitchin Priory’s grounds, there was no festival in 2013. As the organisers …


Hey Sholay at the Garage

Returning with new great sounding materials, tonight’s gig was the welcome return of Hey Sholay after a long break from playing in …


Eclectic Night

First up, my first 2014 Prom for an evening of Shostakovich, Bartok and Tavener Then hotfooting across London using a combination of …


TEEN at the Lexington

I saw TEEN at SXSW and enjoyed their performance and thought I’d give them another listen. First up were MYSTYRYS. They really …


Random Gig at 12 Bar Club

After attending Honeyblood, I decided to drop in on the 12 Bar Club to see whoever was playing. Beth Atwell – lovely …


Honeyblood at Rough Trade

Honeyblood playing an in-store gig at Rough Trade. Great music and I really like the lead singer’s voice. 


Young Fathers, Bandstand Busking

Last minute decision to drop in on Northhampton Square where Young Fathers were doing a ‘Bandstand Busking’ session. I’d seen Young Fathers …

Lola Colt at the Shacklewell Arms

Lola Colt at the Shacklewell Arms

Another great set from Moksha Medicine supporting Lola Colt Fast becoming a favourite of mine. Lola Colt sounding great at the Shacklewell …

Jack White

Amazing gig from Jack White – but then every Jack White gig is amazing.

The Vaulted Skies

The Vaulted Skies

A friend’s band playing an enjoyable gig in St Albans Vaulted Skies Vaulted Skies Vaulted Skies Vaulted Skies

Parquet Courts

Parquet Courts

I saw Parquet Courts earlier in the year before the release of their latest album. I noted how at times they had …