GIG REVIEW: Drahla, Sleep Eaters, Happy 2000 & Web at Southampton, Heartbreakers 12.5.2019; A Pleasureable Audio Assault From All Four Acts.

It had been a roasting hot May Sunday the day after the legendary The Great Escape Festival in Brighton when Drahla came to Southampton which by all means is not the ideal conditions for a gig but each of the 4 bands brought different ways to win over the crowd eager to experience a broadly Continue Reading

FESTIVAL COVERAGE: Portsmouth Psych Fest; Psych, Post- Punk & Much More All for Under £20 Featuring YAK, Egyptian Blue, Black Country, New Road and More.

‘Portsmouth Psych proved that wanted to make as bigger impact as possible in a saturated market.’ Independents come and go for many reasons (obvs, money) but often they’re too focused on what they love personally and not always compromising on their loves with what is relevant; as soon as we saw the line up for Continue Reading

GIG REVIEW: Sleaford Mods With Support Liines; The Perfect Working Class Night Out Because It’s Not All That Stereotypically Working Class. The Old Firestation, Bournemouth, 3.5.2019.

When support act Liines announced on the Facebook event the early curfew and therefore their early stage time there’s a level of reluctance to rush down to the venue but when Liines had a healthy sized crowd who were in appreciation of their performance it’s clear Underscore Part 3 weren’t the only in attendance who Continue Reading

GIG REVIEW: Chloe Foy With Support From Cherry; Chloe Mesmerised The Audience Who Will In Future Gloat ‘I saw Chloe Foy at 60 Million Postcards’ 16.4.2019

‘Cherry’s voice shone through with power and her lead players work was sublime leaving us to feel that more is yet to come of this duo.’ Opening tonight’s event was the competent Cherry who played heavy thrashed acoustic guitar with soulful vocal backed by an exceptionally talented lead guitar player who’s hands nimbly crawled around Continue Reading

FESTIVAL COVERAGE: BBC 6 Music Festival 2019 In Liverpool; ‘By Day’ Highlights

If you read our last post, you’ll be aware of the format of BBC 6 Music’s festival in Liverpool so skip ahead a couple of paragraph’s and get into the good stuff; the highlights! Last weekend Underscore Part 3 attended the BBC 6 Music Festival which headed to Liverpool for the first time so we Continue Reading

FESTIVAL COVERAGE: BBC 6 Music Festival 2019 In Liverpool; ‘By Night’ Highlights

‘Every performance we saw throughout the weekend was either great or mid blowing; we’ve never been to a festival with performances of such a high quality!’ Last weekend Underscore Part 3 attended the BBC 6 Music Festival which headed to Liverpool for the first time and we followed close to see what the fuss is Continue Reading

GIG REVIEW: Desperate Journalist, She Makes War & Oh, The Guilt at The Exchange, Bristol. 21.03.19. – Just Miraculous.

It is positive in a time of austerity that The Exchange has made a success of a share offer towards the end of last year and is now a community-owned enterprise, putting on a comprehensive programme of up and coming bands from the Bristol area and beyond, such as tonight’s headliners Desperate Journalist. ‘[Oh, The Continue Reading

GIG REVIEW: Easy Life, Che Lingo & DJ Jacky P. Streaming & Touring Culture Are Bringing Pop Music Live To Masses, Only The Best Will Survive and Easy Life Will Be One of Them.

‘Small circuit tours always go off when it’s a sell out and with Easy Life and Che Lingo at Southampton Joiners it followed in that fashion.’ As a gig goer you buy your ticket to a gig as a fan of the band but when the tour sells out no matter your excitement before it Continue Reading