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Five Things About…: Halestorm at Rock City, Nottingham (03/03/15)

Published March 4th, 2015 in Alternative Reviews

The Intro (Lzzy In General, Really) Lights go down, crowd goes crazy – pretty standard to begin with, I confess….

Single Review: Nightwish – Élan (Expectation Vs Reality)

Published February 14th, 2015 in Alternative Reviews

As the lead single from the band’s upcoming ‘Endless Forms Most Beautiful’ record, anticipation and expectation have been rife amongst…

Five Moments Of Brilliance On ‘Unguarded’ by Rae Morris

Published January 28th, 2015 in Pop Reviews

1. Well chosen single alert! ‘Under The Shadows’ is something very special indeed as it succeeds in being instantly enjoyable…

Single Review: OneGirlOneBoy – Butterflies

Published January 26th, 2015 in Pop Reviews

It is no secret that OneGirlOneBoy are one of my favourite acts – there’s something special about watching a band…

Live Review: AlunaGeorge (Nottingham Rock City)

Published November 2nd, 2013 in Pop Reviews

Photo: Carl Foran Photography We’re all hoping that AlunaGeorge’s support acts are half decent. In the shows three and a half…

Introducing: Mausi

Published October 20th, 2013 in Pop Articles

Photo: Facebook If you’re already sick of the cold weather, why not tuck away the hoodies, pull out your swimwear…

Album Review: Haim – Days Are Gone

Published October 6th, 2013 in Pop Reviews

Photo: Michael Flores for SPIN Magazine Hype hype hype. It’s the one thing that simultaneously makes you and breaks you…

Single Review: V V Brown – Samson

Published May 27th, 2013 in Pop Reviews

Photo: Facebook V V Brown has done quite a few things since her breakthrough. She released a brilliant debut. She…

Album Review: MS MR – Secondhand Rapture

Published May 17th, 2013 in Pop Reviews

Photo: Last.fm MS MR are one of those acts that appear from  nowhere and start making the lists of taste-makers around…

Live Review: Skunk Anansie (Rock City, Nottingham)

Published March 17th, 2013 in Alternative Reviews

Photo: Simon McMurdo There are plenty of worn out t-shirts in the queue tonight. Ranging from the newer merch to…