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

GIG REVIEW: Arcade Hearts & Cherry Lotus at 60 Million Postcards, Bournemouth 14.03.2019. Hearts on Fire: Arcade Hearts reinforce their credentials

A Sixty Million Postcards south coast double-header is always something to look forward to. Although free-entry café bar nights risk disappointment, there was plenty of promise about this strong Thursday night billing courtesy of We Broke Free.     Bournemouth band Cherry Lotus saw proceedings underway, with the encouragement of a decent-sized local following. It’s Continue Reading

GIG REVIEW: Sean McGowan with support from Brand New Friend and Kitty Stewart at Anvil, Bournemouth 3.3.2019. Southampton’s Saint For More Than His Music Brought His Homecoming Show to Bournemouth.

Anvil is named ‘Anvil Rockbar’ but it’s styling is much more metal/biker which isn’t quite suited to the musical output of Sean Mcgowan, but with Sean’s folk-rock with a tinge of punk and general man of the people personality the atmosphere was the perfect venue for the Southampton boy done good. ‘Kitty played a set Continue Reading

GIG REVIEW: Art Brut with support from Heroes Of The Modern World at The Joiners, Southampton. 2.3.2019. Art Brut Are Not Back To Their Hey Day, This Is Their Second Coming!

With a 7-year hiatus due to personal issues in Eddie Argos’ life we knew this homecoming gig would be important but no one in the room realised just how important this would be. Art Brut are back and they sound better than when they were being touted around as indie’s next big thing! ‘The audience Continue Reading

GIG REVIEW: Psychedelic Porn Crumpets stake their claim on the UK and with the experience they bring they will not be going away! With support from The Mysterines at The Green Door Store, Brighton 26.02.2019.

With two faultless albums, live shows that come with unanimous approval and adding new BBC faves The Mysterines in support, it is with little surprise that Psychedelic Porn Crumpets’ first gig in The People’s Republic of Brighton is sold out; The Porn Crumpets are a band made for this city. Earlier in the day The Continue Reading