Category Archives: Live Reviews

Live Review: Ryan Adams at the Royal Albert Hall

Ryan Adams at the Royal Albert Hall on Tuesday 19th March by Jack Bezants “I know most of you aren’t used to music that goes this fast, so put on your racing helmets,” joked Ryan Adams, having ambled onstage in … Continue reading

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Live Review: Reverend and the Makers at Southampton Guildhall

Reverend and the Makers at Southampton Guildhall on Saturday 2nd March by Sam Skilton It’s a cool March evening in Southampton, but there is a commotion in Guildhall Square. Something special is going on, although any member of the general … Continue reading

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Live Review: The Arrivals at Solent Sound 2013

The Arrivals at Solent Sound 2013 on Thursday 28th February by Dan Smith “We’re The Arrivals and we’ll be doing all originals because, let’s face it, any band can stand up here and do covers”. Right there, with frontman Dan … Continue reading

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Live Review: Jake Bugg at Southampton Guildhall

Jake Bugg at Southampton Guildhall on Tuesday 26th February by Jack Bezants Jake Bugg, the self-touted antidote to X-Factor’s manufactured pop production line, rolled into the Southampton Guildhall on Tuesday night having whipped up another controversy by taking a swipe … Continue reading

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Live Review: The Uprising Tour at The Joiners

The Uprising Tour at The Joiners on Friday 30th March by Sam Skilton Mod is back, and it’s back in style! British guitar music made its return last March when Southampton’s award-winning music venue The Joiners kicked off The Uprising … Continue reading

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Live Review: Object Object at Sticky Mike’s Frog Bar

Object Object at Sticky Mike’s Frog Bar on Saturday 26th January by Meka Beresford Take a dark road; stick a few street lamps, bars, drunken fools and a chippy on the end of it. Now combine it with the sounds of … Continue reading

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Live Review: The Vaccines at The Joiners

The Vaccines at The Joiners on Tuesday 22nd January by Sam Skilton There are only so many rock and roll concerts that can ever be remembered and referred to in the future as being truly historic. But after a freezing … Continue reading

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