Pop Reviews

Single Review: OneGirlOneBoy – Butterflies

Published January 26th, 2015

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

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

Album Review: Haim – Days Are Gone

Published October 6th, 2013

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

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

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

Live Review: Haim (Nottingham Bodega)

Published November 17th, 2012

Photo: Simon McMurdo Doors are late at the Bodega tonight and with no explanation  the folk are getting a little irritable….

Single Review: Girls Aloud – Something New

Published October 16th, 2012

Photo: It’s been a long time coming but today Girls Aloud’s reunion actually placed it’s foundations confidently into the…

Album Review: Ellie Goulding – Halcyon

Published October 8th, 2012

  Photo: Simon Procter Pop fans are very wary of Ellie Goulding. She may talk the talk and sing an…

Live Review: Aiden Grimshaw (Nottingham Rescue Rooms)

Published September 21st, 2012

Photo: Simon McMurdo Making his way to Nottingham for the second night of the tour, Aiden Grimshaw has fans everywhere….

Album Review: Nelly Furtado – The Spirit Indestructible

Published September 19th, 2012

Photo: Facebook Nelly Furtado has yet to go wrong. After the stunning debut ‘Whoa Nelly’, she followed with the defining…