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The Sunshine Underground – O2 Academy, Liverpool – 7th December 2013

Sink or swim for legendary live band TSU’s new direction?

Night Beds – Gorilla – Manchester, 6th December 2013

If you missed this charming show it may be a long time ’til you get another chance …

Ed Harcourt – Liverpool Scandinavian Church – 7th June 2013

“A truly unique and absorbing show, provided by one of the UK’s great artists.”

Dead Guitars – Airport Gig – Mönchengladbach

Departure Songs

Tripwires, Castle Hotel, Manchester 17/04/2013

Our Paul Lockett gets excited over relative unknowns Tripwires

Upstairs at Eric’s. (and The House Of Love)

The ups and downs of a music fan.

Brett Spaceman visits to Liverpool to see The House Of Love.

Fucked Up @ The Deaf Institute, Manchester 14/11/2012

One wild evening.

Smoke Fairies @ KCSU London 9th October 2012

“more a Mass than a dirt-caked blues celebration”

Hudson – Album release party, Brussels Botanique

“a rising force in alternative rock”

Hurray For The Riff Raff @ The Borderline, London 10th September 2012

Blues/roots mash-up act show real talent.

Deap Vally @ Soup Kitchen, Manchester 7th September 2012

Living up to the hype.

Dead Guitars – Living Room Tour 2012, Villers-le-Bouillet

Dead Guitars acoustic gig in my house.

Moonface & Siinai @ The Soup Kitchen, Manchester 28/05/2012

“renders individual genre boxes and linear description almost useless.”

Michael Kiwanuka – The Ritz, Manchester 15/05/2012

BBC Sound of 2012 winner takes to The Ritz.

Jane’s Addiction – Camden Koko – 30 August 2011

“If only we could bottle this power.”

tUnE-yArDs – Deaf Institute, Manchester – 13th June 2011

The true gaga lady caught live.

Friends Of Manchester Festival – 29th January 2011

Third-annual Manchester festival turns up some new friends.

I Like Trains – Brussels Botanique

iLiKETRAiNS may have been a cooler name but I Like Trains are the better band.

Dead Guitars – Monchengladbach

A sort of homecoming.

OMD with Mirrors, History Of Modern tour, Brussels AB.

“like having a one night stand with an ex girlfriend”