GIG REVIEW: Double Headlinder; The Cheap Thrills. And Vinyl Staircase At 60 Million Postcards 21.02.2019

When we see ‘double headliner’ on a poster our first thought is that both bands are having an ego trip reluctant to be the ‘support band’ but after watching two brilliant performances which showed very different strengths it is clear they were both worthy of the title ‘headliner’; it is also worth noting that having Continue Reading

GIG REVIEW: Valeras, The Keep Cats, Daphney at Heartbreakers, Southampton.

Valeras A bands first headline tour can often make or break them, it’s the process of crafting their ability to play out of their comfort zone; it’s the first time the band will have been spending so many stressful hours together, many of the venues will be new and quite frankly the levels of ticket Continue Reading

PHOTO-STORY- Frank Carter & The Rattlesnakes, Black Futures at The Old Firestation, Bournemouth 11.02.2019.

Frank Carter & The Rattlesnakes return to Bournemouth was highly anticipated selling out in less than a week, their return was triumphant and with highly polished Black Futures in support these are two bands who will see bigger stages and venues in the near future. Full photo gallery from this night to remember…   Black Continue Reading

GIG REVIEW: Frank Carter & The Rattlesnakes. An Open Letter To The Band From The Fans That Really Need Their Band Right Now

The Old Firestation, Bournemouth, UK. 11.02.2019 Dear Frank, Spending the afternoon with you and Dean in interview and generally milling around the venue we knew this was a big night. Regardless of its ticket sales (the whole tour is sold out) the Frank Carter & The Rattlesnakes ship runs like the professional outfit that has Continue Reading

PHOTO-STORY: Ed The Dog, Safe To Swim, Talk Show. 8th February, The Green Door Store, Brighton.

Underscore Part 3’s Brighton photographer Simon Clay headed down to The Green Door Store last Friday to check out what the man behind the dog moniker and his group were all about, we’re loving their album and the crowd loved them live too. With appearances on BBC Introducing under their belts who knows what’s next Continue Reading

PHOTO-STORY: Frank Turner, Jimmy Eat World, Grace Petrie at Bournemouth BIC 2.2.2019

Underscore Part 3 were fortunate to interview Frank Turner ahead of the show in an interview that he described as a ‘killer interview’ which will be released soon. Until then check out Alice Conway’s photo-story from the gig. Find more of Alice’s work on Instagram user  @aliceeimo and Follow Underscore Part 3 on Facebook and Continue Reading

GIG REVIEW: Pip Blom Cast A Spell Of Dancing Across 60 Million Postcards With Their Fun Loving Personalities and Infectious Songs. Supports No Violet And Violet. 28.01.2019

Pip Blom Streaming a band online or listening to them on record is brilliant and is often the way we hear our new favourite band but there’s a reason gigs and festivals are more popular that ever; people want the different feelings they get from watching the bands they love. Pip Blom, No Violet and Continue Reading

GIG REVIEW: The 1975, Pale Waves and No Rome at The Westpoint Arena Exeter 21st January 2019

Of all the places you expect to find an entire evening devoted to showcasing Dirty Hitartists, an enormous agricultural building in rural Devon perhaps wouldn’t be top of anyone’s list. Westpoint, with no little grandiosity, refers to itself as an arena. Merely entering the venue is enough to dispel any such delusions. As first impressions Continue Reading