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John Paul White

Almost four years to the day after the Civil Wars split after Roundhouse gig, John Paul White returned for his first solo …

BJ Barham

A bit of a random day walking around London and grabbing a few different gigs. Heading along Regent’s Canal up from King …

The Great Escape 2016

My third visit to TGE and another enjoyable break. After my first visit, I dropped the criteria for TGE to be deemed …

SXSW2016

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

Primavera Sound 2015

I’ve always wanted to visit Barcelona, so Primavera seemed to give me a good reason to visit. Everyone I’ve spoken to about …

The Great Escape 2015

Last year was my first Great Escape. As it billed itself as Europe’s SXSW, I went to the festival with high expectations. …

Nadine Shah at Rough Trade

Lovely, but short gig at Rough Trade from Nadine Shah in support of her new album, Fast Food. It was a mixture …

Daylight Music 18th October

This wasn’t the strongest Daylight Music lineup. I often find that when the lineup includes a choir, it’s not a strong week. …

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John J Presley at Green Note

I’ve been impressed by John J Presley. There’s a wash of similar sounding bands on the scene at the moment where you …

SXSW Music 2013

SXSW Music doesn’t officially start until the Tuesday and even then it’s only really a few locations playing music. But with so …

Civil Wars

An odd night. The night started well with a decent set from the Fossil Collective. Fossil Collective Then Lumineers put in a …

Jack White and The Kills

So here I am at Alexandra Palace to see Jack White for the fourth time this year. I hadn’t intended to see …

The Civil Wars

The Civil Wars are one of my favourite bands at the moment. The duo of Joy Williams and John Paul White, play …