- Future Echoes, Sweden’s New Showcase Festival 18-20 Feb 2021 2020, Jul 18th
New Future Echoes showcase festival
Discover Sensation announces Future Echoes, a new Future Showcase festival taking place 18 to 20 of February in the city of Norrköpingin in eastern Sweden. The idea is to make a gateway for artists who want to enter the Swedish market or develop their international career. Musicians and music fans can ...read on...
- Sofar Manchester Oct 2018 2018, Nov 25th
I met the members of the band Hope Country when we were both performing at Sofar Leeds only a few days ago. Sofar stands for songs from a room and is the cosy and secret meeting of music lovers to sample their passion in an intimate and hidden setting. An average of 3 artists present 25 ...read on...
- Colours of Life – Maseko & Mayeva Unite to Celebrate Music In Manchester’s Norther Quarter 2018, Sep 10th
Colours of Life – DJ, Musician and Broadcasters Maseko & Mayeva Unite to Celebrate Music In Manchester’s Norther Quarter
Curated Music & Porter + Cole present Colours of Life
Sat 29 Sep 2018 7pm – Midnight Curated Music & Porter + Cole present Colours of Life
A fresh night of cool global and urban rhythms with a dash of live percussion featuring DJ-broadcasters ...read on...
- Edward Chilvers – The Future Is Polyrhythmic 2018, Mar 13th
Edward Chilvers – The Future Is Polyrhythmic, FRI 02 MAR 2018 7:00 PM
The month of March has not seen this amount of snow in Manchester in many years, so it was befitting that the music that was to accompany a night of windy and snowy Friday would also be exceptional. So even the harsh and obstructing ...read on...
- FUZETA – Part 1: Sound, Unlimited 2017, Oct 21st
This article retraces, via captain logs, the encounter of French band Fuzeta by ZeBoss aka as the founder of Radio Kaos Caribou #RKC who sums up the experience as:
‘Where the incredible sonic trip of your ears, heart, soul, or simply of you begins, leading to the country of the quasi automatic eargasm.’
ZeBoSS’s Logbook in the ...read on...
- Debbie Bond and The Trudats – Blaengarw Workingmen’s Hall 14th of July 2017 2017, Jun 22nd
Blaengarw Workingmen’s Hall Presents
Live from Alabama DEBBIE BOND and THE TRUDATS
– Friday 14th of July 2017 from 8pm
“Like Willie King, I think the blues is powerful healing music – it tells our stories and helps bring people together in our common humanity.” Debbie Bond
Debbie Bond needs little introduction. Over the past four decades, she has ...read on...
- Vintage Trouble live at the O2 Ritz Manchester: The Battle’s end tour 2017, Jun 11th
Off to see Vintage Trouble live at the O2 Ritz Manchester
In a previous article, I had introduced the troublemakers, the fans of the US Rythm and Blues band Vintage Trouble (aka VT). They are an exceptional bunch that form a family tighten by the most dynamic bond of love and music (and love of music). It ...read on...
- Vintage Trouble 2017 Tour Dates 2017, Apr 23rd
Vintage Trouble 2017 Tour – Call to all TroubleMakers!
This is a call to all existing and future TroubleMakers, the so-aptly named fans of the band Vintage Trouble! We have Vintage Trouble UK / SPAIN / GERMANY headline tour dates for Summer 2017! Tickets for all shows are on general sale right now. O2 and Live ...read on...
- Live at Crowd of Favours in Leeds 19 March 2017 2017, Mar 19th
From 2pm to 5pm, a set of musicians were live at Crowd of Favours in Leeds 19 March 2017. A dreary weather of greys, fog and rain made this journey almost impossible for me. The asphalte was slippery, the drivers were hesitant and the occasional skidding was frightening. I found solstice in the midst of musicians and ...read on...
- 100 Club – 26/4/2016 – Karena K Band 2016, Jun 11th
Having seen The Karena K band last November, I was keen to see them again as I had been really impressed the first time and was anxious to see if there was a consistency. I needn’t have been apprehensive as instantly we were made aware of the beautiful tones of her amazingly soulful voice and ...read on...
- Live Acoustic Special Loughborough 2016, Apr 14th
Live Acoustic Special Loughborough – Oxjam – 12 April 2016
a short review by Tiki Black
photos (the nice ones) and captions by Howard Coleman
2012 was the last time I went to Loughborough for a music night. The Live Acoustic Special has been around for a long time, organised by music aficionado Howard Coleman and this night was ...read on...
- Threshold Festival 2016, The 6th Threshold is Coming 2016, Mar 15th
Threshold Festival 2016 (Alchemy), the 6th Threshold, is Coming
There’s just 3 weeks to go until Threshold Six and the full line-up is here for all to enjoy.
Taking place in 12 Baltic Triangle venues on 1st, 2nd & 3rd of April, Threshold will welcome it’s biggest and most exciting programme yet with over 850 performers and ...read on...
- Kimme Rhodes at the Hen & Chicken, Bristol 2016, Feb 03rd
Kimme Rhodes at the Hen & Chicken, Bristol
This was an amazing opportunity to see a Great Country & Western Legend in a small & intimate venue and for sure the appreciative audience were treated to an evening of Glorious Music and Wonderful Stories from her Magical & Impressive Musical Journey.
With 16 solo CDs and ...read on...
- Simon Cousins live at Sound, Food and Music 2015, Feb 16th
Everything you sing might be held against you and I am sure Simon Cousins had no idea I was going to write up this review when he took the stage on the 16th of Feb 2015 (sneaky) at a gig we were both playing, courtesy of Liverpool Acoustic and K’s Choice at Sound, Food and Music (and neither ...read on...