Tag Archives: manchester (uk)

New Music of the Day – CLXXI: Lead Me Down – Sally Caitlin

Pop music is done often, but generally not well. Too many gimmicks and non-musical compensation via dance routines or PR driven drama might create hyperbole but when the song is analysed it is often found wanting. No so in the … Continue reading

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New Music of the Day – CLXVII : Lighthouse – Blaylock

When we think of solo piano music, even in the more commercial world, we generally think of the high-concept and artistic direction of Kate Bush or Tori Amos or the high volume commerciality of kitsch dinosaurs such as Elton John … Continue reading

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Twitch – James Kruman (reviewed by Dave Franklin)

It came as no surprise to find that James is the product of the dark satanic brickwork and cold streets of Manchester, the same vibe that oozed out of Joy Division’s challenging art attacks also shrouds his stark, subtly nuanced … Continue reading

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Glenn Hughes back on the road

Glenn Hughes, the legendary British rock singer and bassist, who is currently in the studio in LA recording a new studio album with rock supergroup Black Country Communion, has released an official statement to his fans about touring the UK later … Continue reading

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Gaz Brookfield tour hits the road soon

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Non Canon debut album and tour

Xtra Mile Recordings will release the self-titled album by Non Canon, another side of Barry Dolan AKA Oxygen Thief. It is out on 28 October 2016 on vinyl, CD and download, pre-order links are below.  Non Canon exists apart from the story we know and … Continue reading

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L.A Slacker Indie-Electro duo Sego announce tour and remix

 L.A duo Sego have announced UK and EU tour dates, including The Great Escape, Dot to Dot, and a special London date at Dalston’s Servant Jazz Quarters. The band, who’s critically acclaimed slacker-indie-pop debut album will be released in the … Continue reading

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Petrol Girls hit the road

Petrol Girls, the feminist post-hardcore quartet from South East London will be taking to the road, throughout the UK, in late January, as they gear up for the release of their new EP, ‘Some Thing’. The band commence the tour … Continue reading

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Reverend and The Makers double A side single and tour

New double A side single STUCK ON YOU / MAKIN’ BABIES 5th February 2016 & Special guests on The Libertines European Tour “The Best Album of their career.” (NME) “‘Mirrors’ is a big career turnaround….the multi-genre mastery is magnificent.” (Daily Mirror) … Continue reading

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Beth Hart Tour Dates

BETH HART RETURNS TO THE UK IN NOVEMBER 2016 FOR SEVEN CONCERTS INCLUDING LONDON ROYAL FESTIVAL HALL Following her critically acclaimed May UK tour in 2015 and the rapturous response to her latest studio album, Better Than Home, Grammy nominated singer-songwriter, BETH HART will embark … Continue reading

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