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Live: Green Man 2019 - Day Three
Wistful, soulful, snake-hipped and sultry - day three at Green Man 2019 A...Posted
Live: Nils Frahm @ Albert Hall, Manchester
A measured blend of traditional classical with an embrace of dark digital instrumentation from Nils Frahm It’s a mean feat trying to p...
Review: Julia Jacklin - 'Crushing' (Liberation Records)
Beautiful vocals and intricate lyrical sentiment that occasionally treads a new path from Julia Jacklin. The opener to the third albu...
LIVE: whenyoung @ Electrowerkz, London
Anthemic and driven show from whenyoung that rides along on a wave of joy and sheer danceability. Walking into the main room at Elect...
Live: Bastille @ Brighton Centre
A crowd-pleasing run-through of bangers hints at much more to come from Bastille. Still avoiding tomorrow as much as they can, Bastill...
Live: The Dandy Warhols @ Brixton Academy
The Dandy Warhols celebrate 25 years' in the biz by slowly wooing the Brixton faithful. The Dandy Warhols liven up a cold winter's ni...
London Gigs and Events | wc February 4th
GigList Roundup: your guide to the London gigs to check out this week, featuring Bastille, Cherry Glazerr, Luluc, Chvrches, Anna Calv...
Review: Black Midi @ Rough Trade Bristol
Cerebral, authentic and genuinely shy brilliance from Black Midi. Since they first emerged towards the end of 2017, discussions of Bl...
Review: Mike Krol - 'Power Chords' (Merge Records)
Mike Krol returns with self-deprecation layered over bouncy and delightful punk and alt-rock vibes. Has it really been four years sinc...
Review: YAK - 'Pursuit of Momentary Happiness' (Third Man)
YAK go for broke and create surely one of the albums of the year. With their sophomore album, coming in the wake of their 2016 debut A...
Live: Mike Skinner & The Streets @ O2 Apollo, Manchester
A sweaty, nostalgic affair and proof that the modern icon knows how to have fun. What makes a musician a legend? Is it age? Is it albu...
London Gigs and Events | wc January 28th
GigList Roundup: your guide to the London gigs to check out this week, featuring Dream Wife, The Vryll Society, Heavy Lungs, Ed Harco...