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Lola Colt

Only two bands on tonight’s bill at the excellent Moths Club. Opening the evening were Bonfire Nights who played a fine set. …

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Bat For Lashes

I’ve never ‘got’ Bat For Lashes until Natasha’s dalliance with psych music with her Sexwitch project. Until then, I’d found her music …

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Daylight Music 230

A guy playing sitar as incidental music, it must be another Daylight Music. Stranger Stranger, who did little for me, the excellent …

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June 2016

I seem to be struggling to keep my blog up to date. Finally caught up with June, just as July’s about to …

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British Sea Power

British Sea Power hit the road to preview some of their new material and decided to play places you wouldn’t normally expect …

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Preoccupations

They were previously known as Viet Cong, the Preoccupations played under their new name but they hadn’t lost anything of their former …

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Meltdown Festival Closing Party

Robert Plant was meant to be playing the Meltdown Festival but due to the Stairway to Heaven copyright case, had to cancel. …

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Daylight Music 228

Another interesting afternoon of music at the Union Chapel. Today’s programming was heavily influenced by electronic music with sounds from an amplified …

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Saint Agnes

I’ve already seen Saint Agnes several times this year. They’re a great live band and this was their biggest gig to date. …

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The Staves

Another evening at the Royal Festival Hall for the Guy Garvey’s Meltdown festival. Tonight was a flying visit from the Staves who …

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Parquet Courts at Rough Trade

Great evening in the presence of the fantastic Parquet Courts. They’re a bloody good and talented band. Tonight was a more mainstream …

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Augustines

Not really listened to Augustines but was persuaded to go to free in-store. It was only their lead singer but he put …

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Daylight Music 227

Nice afternoon on drinking tea and watching an interesting combination of music.

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Lift To Experience

Josh T Pearson’s one of my favourite artists. I stumbled upon him at SXSW in 2011. Since then, I’ve tried to catch …

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Camden Rocks

I last went to Camden Rocks in 2014. I enjoyed the day but thought the over emphasis on hard rock left me …

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May 2016

Finally catching up with myself, only a month late. But May was another busy month with the Great Escape and a whole …