Leeds is a city brimming with musical talent and enthusiasm, every northern street oozing some kind of inspiration and output, and the annual Live At Leeds festival sees a whole host of bands join the homegrown musicians to celebrate and showcase the best in new music. This year, the city slicking festival’s seventh year, sawContinue reading “Live At Leeds 2013”
Soulful rhythms from Charlie Thurston, not Charlie Thrusting, at the Nation of Shopkeepers. Live At Leeds is on!
It’s important to know (and I say this as someone who lives in London and grew up dreaming of doing so) that the capital is not always where it is at. Cities across the UK are bubbling with creativity and musical delight, and in fact the more succinct style of many cities means thatContinue reading “Live At Leeds 2013”
Dirty, thrilling, scuzzy, get dawwwwn music, the debut EP from London four piece Eyes On Film Something Wicked (This Way Comes) is out on May 7th, and this is the awesome lead track. Sonic distorted fuzz rumbling with eyebrow arching vocals and strutting guitar undulations, it rises to a climatic chorus before being stripped back toContinue reading “Eyes On Film – Something Wicked This Way Comes”
Joseph’s Well Sat 2nd May, 3pm Live At Leeds is packed with great bands, but one of the highlights is surely going to be 3pm at Josephs Well when Wild Beasts take to the stage. I was lucky enough to be at the Brudenell Social Club on the 11th March for their amazing set, andContinue reading “Wild Beasts”