Blood Red Shoes – Mexican Dress

The brilliant and brutal Blood Red Shoes have released a new single Mexican Dress and announced their fifth studio album Get Tragic. Mexican Dress blisters and shimmers in a business as usual fashion for the rock duo, all seething and broody. ‘This song is about the lengths people will go to for attention. Whether it’sContinue reading “Blood Red Shoes – Mexican Dress”

Blood Red Shoes – God Complex

Blood Red Shoes were one of my favourite bands of the 2000s, and they’re back, with a simmering and devilish new tune God Complex. French photographers and video makers Roch Armando and Julien Carlier, based in Los Angeles, joined forces to direct the black and white video in which local celebrity Hugo Sanchez and hisContinue reading “Blood Red Shoes – God Complex”

The next twelve months

So now we know that it’s not the end of the world, what’s coming up in 2012? This is the stuff we’re already getting excited about. Daughter – We were lucky enough to see Elena Tonra (aka Daughter) play at the beautiful St Giles in the Fields church in London just before Christmas and sheContinue reading “The next twelve months”

Trucking Awesome

Truck Festival July 23rd – 25th 2010 Steventon, Oxfordshire Francesca Baker It‘s easy to see why The Guardian awarded Truck festival the accolade of ‘Best Example‘. This year‘s Truck Lucky (there‘s a Macbeth style reluctance to reference the fact that 2010 is the festival’s 13th birthday) was testament to the success and devotion that founder and fuellerContinue reading “Trucking Awesome”

Where next?

Blood Red Shoes @ Revenge Thursday 21.45 Not that they need a bigging up in any way, shape or form with this being a home tie n’all for the Brighton duo, but this Thursday night slot should go off big time as they clatter there way through tracks from both killer albums. I’m physically jealousContinue reading “Where next?”