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Aldous Harding

I really loved Aldous Harding’s first album. It was one of my top albums of 2014 and I was fortunate enough to …

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March 2016

Well what a busy and exciting month. Although SXSW didn’t quite live up to my expectation. It was still a great experience …

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Wolf Alice

A last minute decision to go to the last evening of the Wolf Alice residency at the Forum. Unfortunately there was only …

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Saint Agnes

Decent day’s music at the Shacklewell with another excellent set by Saint Agnes.

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Daylight Music – Piano Day

Leaving the best session to last, Piano day at Daylight music was pretty sublime with sets from from Ivan Ilić, Haiku Salut, …

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Bo Ningen

A new venue (the 229 Club) and a bit of a weird lineup. The evening seemed to have a 60s inspired theme …

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James MacMillan at the Barbican

An interesting afternoon of Easter music at the Barbican with James MacMillan’s ‘Seven Last Words from the Cross’. It’s an interesting piece …

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SXSW2016

I love Austin. It’s a relaxed city with a great love of music. This was my third visit to SXSW and this …

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Roadkill Records Launch Party

Roadkill Records organised a good day of free music at the Lock Tavern. First up was Sunlight Service Group playing fun psychedelic …

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Daylight Music 218

A cornish themed Daylight Music. It didn’t work for me, as there wasn’t enough music to fill the session so they’d added …

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February 2016

With SXSW next month, I’ve been on a serious economy drive so I limited the number of gigs this month. But the …

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Mothers at Rough Trade

Taking a punt on a recommendation from a friend, I rushed across London after a football match to catch Mothers at Rough …

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The Joy Formidable

Most months, the Joy Formidable would likely be the best live band I’d see. Unfortunately for them, I saw the Savages this …

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Daylight Music 217

I really had to work hard to drag myself into London for this concert. I’ve had a cold for most of the …

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The Savages

What a fantastic bill. Bo Ningen and The Savages on the same bill. This was always going to be fantastic. Bo Bingen …

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Sauna Youth

First band of the evening were an excellent Sarcasm. Not Sorry were up next and frankly they should be. Absolutely tosh. I …

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Daylight Music 215

A nice relaxing Daylight this week. No rushing around photographing. I could just sit back and listen to the music (and take …

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Daylight Music 214

On duty this weekend photographing Daylight Music. I have to admit, I wasn’t looking forward to this weeks, both musically and from …