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Mothers

I’ve seen Mothers a few times this year. Their album is fantastic and they’re a great live band. So tonight as expected …

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 …

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 …

Daylight 211

A New Year and a new season of Daylight Music and another day covering the photography duties. The lineup didn’t offer much …

Jennylee

It’s a few years since I saw Warpaint. I wasn’t overly keen on their second album and they started to play bigger …

Daylight Music 24th October 2015

Nice afternoon of music from the Iskra String Quartet who celebrated their 10th anniversary with some of their friends and collaborators, Minotaur …

Rockaway Beach

Now I’m not a snob. I don’t stay in posh hotels. When traveling, Travelodges are my mainstay and as a child, family …

Gwenno

I’d heard Gwenno’s single on the radio and although it’s sung in Welsh and electronica, I really enjoyed it. The album also …

Daylight Music 27th June

Another interesting Saturday with a mixture of music styles and even some choreography. Starting the afternoon was Thomas Stone who played a …

Daylight Music 20th June 2015

A really interesting setup with a thunderous duo Component#4, mixing drums at electronica to create a really interesting sound. Benjamin’s music was …

Daylight Music 6th June 2015

An interesting Daylight Music. Astra Forward mixing electronic and violins combined with lilting vocals to create a calming ambient soundscape. Sarah Angliss …

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 …

Swans at the Roundhouse

Swans at the Roundhouse was my first experience of a Swans show. It was nearly two hours of intense droning noise. All …

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. …

Spectres

one of those evenings when the lineup seemed like an odd combination.  First up were Giant Swan who danced behind keyboards turning …

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, …

Laura Groves

Another night at the Lexington and three new bands. First up was Alma Elste from France. Sadly I found the music and …