Review: The Front Bottoms – Going Grey

Review: The Front Bottoms – Going Grey With every new release from The Front Bottoms, I find myself resistant and having to remember that bands change and evolve as time progresses. The 2015 release of Back on Top left me very anti-BOT until I realised that actually, it was a very good album and that […]

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“I must have known Mike about six years, probably only said a few sentences” – An Interview with Jack Williams and Josh Betteridge of Wild Front

“I must have known Mike about six years, probably only said a few sentences” – An Interview with Jack Williams and Josh Betteridge of Wild Front After gifting our new best friends Wild Front with houmous, we talked about all things gigging and Christopher Walken ahead of their final night of residency at The Joiners. […]

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This Month in Local Live Acts: December

This Month in Local Live Acts: December December is a little slower than the last few months (I went to a gig roughly every other day in October, it was incredible), but there’s still a bunch of good stuff on. Shoutout to The Wurzels and Shaggy for being two of the most ridiculous upcoming gigs […]

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“Moroccan topped houmous, I’m all about that life” – An Interview with George from Yonaka

“Moroccan topped houmous, I’m all about that life” – An Interview with George from Yonaka After regaling Yonaka ‘s George with my story about the free Pret pumpkin spice latte half an hour earlier, and their rider of Sainsbury’s carrot batons and classic houmous, we talked about female fronted bands, George’s dislike of genres, and […]

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“You’ve got to know where the music is coming from to present something” – An Interview with Kris from New Kingston

“You’ve got to know where the music is coming from to present something” – An Interview with Kris from New Kingston After supporting The Skints on their Nice Time tour, New Kingston’s drummer Kris was nice enough to hang out with me afterwards so I could quiz him on their beginnings, their experience in New […]

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This Month in Local Live Acts: November

This Month in Local Live Acts: November I’m fully enjoying gig season – last month I went to a gig approximately every other day and I’m fully ready to keep that up this month. I’ve got my gig necessities down, actually – earplugs, phone, money, dictaphone, business cards – and all I need now is […]

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