Live Shows

  • 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 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 On TourVintage 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 Live at Crowd of Favours in Leeds 19 March 2017 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 26/4/2016 Karena K BandHaving 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 - Carbon CreekLive 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 bannerThreshold 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 Kimmie Rhodes 1Kimme Rhodes at the Hen & Chicken, Bristol 29/01/2016 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...