Now this really is a unique experience, to see contemporary live music in the world’s oldest surviving music hall and to be able to enjoy it with a drink in hand. The Britannia does have strict rules on the hiring out of the venue and certainly volume … Continue Reading ››
[youtube http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=KRcE7CnkkSM&w=376&h=285] This is my first attempt at making a mini documentary, so be kind, there are a few snags here and there but hopefully it looks ok. It's a preview of SXSW with interviews from member of both Woodenbox and French Wives conducted before they left.
Before any of the acts arrive on stage, there is a great sense of animation feeding from the crowd, some showing their support for the final gig of Sleazy’s birthday celebration month and most, no doubt, in attendance because three of the most vigorously hyped … Continue Reading ››
'Numbers’ begins with some eerie synth which leads into an explosion of powerful drum beats and an elegant melody. The vocals are passionate yet upbeat, fitting perfectly with the classic style instrumentals, the chorus is punchy and catchy, you will find yourself humming it for hours. The cheery … Continue Reading ››
Hands up if you want to see about twenty people playing a Linda Ronstadt cover? Of course you do. Blochestra are crammed onto the Mono stage with just about every instrument you can imagine and Admiral Fallow's Louis Abbott leading proceedings from the back. It’s a great … Continue Reading ››