Honeyblood

February Review

New bands are in italics Bands I liked: Dolomite Minor, Baby Strange, Happyness, Ex Hex, Honeyblood, Peace, Girl Band, The Magic Gand, …

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Daylight Music 28th February 2015

And so another Saturday and yet another eclectic line-up. Today three different styles of music. First up were Hayward and Parsons. Two …

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Songhoy Blues at Rough Trade

I’d heard a song by Songhoy Blues as part of a compilation and really liked what I’d heard, so I’d been keeping …

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Girl Band

In February, the Roundhouse have a short festival dedicated to new music and encouraging teenagers to get into the music business. It’s …

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Girlpool

Girlpool’s album was a late entry in my favourite albums of 2014. So I’d been looking forward to this gig for weeks. …

The Downsmen

Daylight Music 14th February

An interesting mix of music at this week’s Daylight Music. Puzzle Muteson – Falsetto heavy haunting folk music in the vein of …

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Every Breaking Wave – U2

Unlike most, I was both pleased and enjoyed the U2 album that appeared on my iPhone. I know Bono is a hypocritical …

Honeyblood

Honeyblood at the Oslo

After last night’s dip. Back on more conventional territory with another NME Award show. This time Honeyblood at the Oslo Opening the …

Peace at Rough Trade

Peace and Thurston Moore

Two gigs tonight, starting the evening with another trip to Rough Trade for a performance by Peace. I’d seen Peace at SXSW, …

Ex Hex

Ex Hex at Rough Trade

Tonight I kept expecting to see the Fonz appear with a massive woop from a hidden studio audience. Ex Hex are straight …

Dolomite Minor

Dolomite Minor at Electrowekz

Another NME show and another reminder of why I need to start saving for SXSW next year (maybe less gigs would help? …

Happyness

Happyness

Why do I go to these NME Award Shows? They’re sponsored by Austin. Yes, Austin the city. So reminding me how awesome …

The Fauns

January Summary

A cold January of mostly decent new music. Unfortunately, I  was unable to get to three gigs, so I’ll have to catch …

Daylight Music

Daylight Music 24th January 2015

A special Daylight Music this week, run in conduction with the Hangover Lounge. It featured Darren Hayman, the Papas and the Mamas …

The Fauns

The Fauns

Great evening of shoegaze at Hoxton Square from the Fauns. It’s the first time of seen them and they were a great …

Daylight Music

Daylight Music 24th January

And so begins another season of Daylight Music and it’s my turn to photograph the gig. I hadn’t been handed the best …