Music Reviews

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Latest Recorded Music Reviews

  • Lauren Pritchard - "the jackson sessions" EP [Island Records]Released: 3rd May 2010by Amy GreeneSomething new from the gorgeous folk at Island who always seem to be slightly ahead of the curve, here is one ...
    Posted 19 Apr 2010, 12:25 by Harry Cooke
  • White Belt Yellow Tag – Always and Echoes [Distiller Records]Released: 29th March 2010by T. McGee In anticipation of the release of their debut album Methods on 5th April, White Belt Yellow Tag unveil ...
    Posted 8 Apr 2010, 02:14 by Joe Richardson
  • The Candle Thieves - Sunshine & Other Misfortunes Carnival Town RecordsReleased: 5th April 2010BUY IT HEREby Harry CookeI've been really looking forward to listening to "Sunshine & Other Misfortunes". Having seen the care and ...
    Posted 3 Apr 2010, 09:59 by Harry Cooke
  • Subsource – The Ides [Doombox Records]Released 29th March 2010by Ash MitchellCombining the music of The Prodigy and the vocals of Pendulum, Subsource offers us their latest single The Ides for ...
    Posted 3 Apr 2010, 02:21 by Joe Richardson
  • The Chemists – This City [Distiller Records]Released: 29th March 2010by Fred PalmerWith a raw, passionate sound, catchy lyrics and a surreal music video starring Richard E Grant as a befuddled robot ...
    Posted 2 Apr 2010, 05:03 by Joe Richardson
  • Ash – War With Me [Atomic Heart Records]Released: 29th March 2010by Fred Palmer Ash round off the first half of their A-Z series with “War With Me”, which represents letter M ...
    Posted 31 Mar 2010, 10:41 by Harry Cooke
  • Scouting For Girls – This Ain’t A Love Song [Epic Records]Released: 29th March 2010by Fred Palmer After a somewhat lengthy absence, Scouting For Girls, kings of the catchy indie/pop movement return with a new single ...
    Posted 29 Mar 2010, 02:28 by Joe Richardson
  • Let’s Go To War – Wolves [Last Gang Records]Released: 22nd March 2010by Fred PalmerWolves. Death. War. The Devil. Not exactly things you’d expect to find in a bouncy club track. But ...
    Posted 28 Mar 2010, 04:12 by Joe Richardson
  • Various Artists- 'Bustin' Out. New Wave to New Beat: The Post Punk Era 1979-1981' [Year Zero]Release Date: 15th February 2010by Adam KeayA mate of mine was telling me the other day, how a mate of his was in a band that ...
    Posted 24 Mar 2010, 01:58 by Joe Richardson
  • North Atlantic Oscillation – Grappling Hooks [Kscope]Released: 22nd March 2010by Fred PalmerThat a band should take its name from a complex climatic phenomenon suggests they must be quite a serious, astute ...
    Posted 23 Mar 2010, 03:05 by Joe Richardson
  • Chris T-T – Love Is Not Rescue [Xtra Mile Recordings]Released: 15th March 2010by Fred PalmerUrban poet and cult favourite, Chris T-T, celebrates life, love and regret in “Love Is Not Rescue”, his ...
    Posted 22 Mar 2010, 02:27 by Joe Richardson
  • Angus & Julia Stone – Down the Way [Flock Music]Released 15th March 2010by Ash MitchellDown the Way” is the second album from the Australian brother and sister duo of Angus & Julia Stone this time ...
    Posted 22 Mar 2010, 01:59 by Joe Richardson
  • Ash – War With Me [Atomic Heart Records]Released: 29th March 2010by Fred Palmer Ash round off the first half of their A-Z series with “War With Me”, which represents letter M ...
    Posted 31 Mar 2010, 10:26 by Joe Richardson
  • Crazy Arm – Still to Keep [Xtra Mile Recordings]Released: 15th March 2010by Ash Mitchell“Still to Keep” is Crazy Arm’s third single from their debut album “Born to Ruin” released in June of ...
    Posted 18 Mar 2010, 11:05 by Joe Richardson
  • Paloma Faith - Upside Down [Epic Records]Released: 15th March 2010by Fred Palmer Paloma Faith really is something else. An up and coming actress and fashion icon, her music reflects every aspect her ...
    Posted 16 Mar 2010, 04:20 by Harry Cooke
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Latest Live Music Reviews

  • Imogen Heap Leeds Metropolitan9th February 2010by Amy GreeneGoing to a gig at Leeds Met? Take a dozen door wedges*. More on that later.When I heard I was going ...
    Posted 20 Feb 2010, 15:42 by Harry Cooke
  • The Features Proud Gallery Camden, London13th February 2010by Harry CookeBUY THE ALBUMHaving an art gallery which doubles as a live music venue is a tried and tested way ...
    Posted 19 Feb 2010, 06:51 by Harry Cooke
  • Band of Skulls Magnet Club, Berlin17 January 2010by Dörte HeileweltOn the website of the venue – the small Magnet Club – they didn’t announced a support band for the Band of ...
    Posted 17 Feb 2010, 03:38 by Harry Cooke
  • Erik Mongrain Fibbers, York11th November 2009by Jonathan WilcoxMontreal-based guitarist Erik Mongrain returned to Fibbers recently having cancelled his last scheduled gig and following an appearance on the Jools ...
    Posted 12 Jan 2010, 09:33 by Harry Cooke
  • Kevin Devine - Berlin Privatclub, Berlin13th December 2009by Doerte HeileweltI haven’t heard much of Kevin Devine before – only that he is good and some of the tracks on his myspace ...
    Posted 18 Dec 2009, 05:16 by The Editor
  • White Belt Yellow Tag + Morning Parade + Overreact Fibbers, York29th October 2009 by Vicky MillerHailing from Surrey, the now York-based Overreact opened up with some loud basslines and nasal, Brian Molko-esque vocals from ...
    Posted 27 Nov 2009, 05:06 by Harry Cooke
  • Alexisonfire + Anti Flag + Four Year Strong + Ghost Of A Thousand Leeds University Refectory Saturday 17th October 2009by Joe Richardson I arrive in Leeds fresh from work and power march up from the train station to Leeds Uni arriving at ...
    Posted 16 Nov 2009, 02:47 by Harry Cooke
  • Flood of Red + Surprise…Fire + The Humour FibbersYork5th October 2009 by Vicky MillerWakefield based fourpiece The Humour opened up the night with some punk/ glam rock which evoked a highly stylised sound ...
    Posted 24 Oct 2009, 01:32 by Harry Cooke
  • Newton Faulkner York Grand Opera House14/10/2009by Harry CookeAutumn has arrived, although it feels like winter. York is shrouded in fog, penetrated only by the cold drizzle that ...
    Posted 19 Oct 2009, 04:35 by Harry Cooke
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    Posted 15 Oct 2009, 01:17 by The Editor
  • Mumford & Sons - Standon Hoedown Standon - Hertfordshire5th October 2009 by Leanda NewlynMarcus Mumford related that whilst ‘on the road’ recently during their tour, he saw a tiny island across the water one day ...
    Posted 6 Oct 2009, 07:23 by The Editor
  • Mumford & Sons + King Charles + Pete Roe 23rd September 2009The Cockpit, LeedsOver the past few months I've heard more and more people asking "Does this mean Folk is now cool?". In some ways they ...
    Posted 29 Sep 2009, 00:41 by Harry Cooke
  • The Blackout + The Guns + Middle Finger Salute 28th August 2009Fibbers, York Blackburn youngsters Middle Finger Salute had the unenviable task of opening up the night to a largely emo crowd who were charged with youthful impati ...
    Posted 1 Sep 2009, 06:19 by Harry Cooke
  • Kendal Calling - Day 3 Saturday 1st AugustLowther Deer ParkDay 1 | Day 2The final day of Ken ...
    Posted 6 Sep 2009, 04:06 by Harry Cooke
  • Kendal Calling - Day 2 Saturday 1st AugustLowther Deer ParkDay 1 ReviewThe Saturday at Kendal Calling was a day for exploring. At the entrance to the arena was a full size inflatable ...
    Posted 6 Sep 2009, 04:08 by Harry Cooke
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