Lambchop

Review // Lambchop @ Gorilla // 11.08.17

It's always felt as if Lambchop have never reached a 'peak', but have rather remained incredibly consistent in their display excellent songwriting and originality throughout a three-decade career. With roots ba...
Chase City

Review // Chase City @ Gullivers // 04.08.17

Curiously funky, Aussie indie band Chase City recently announced an eighteen-date European tour to raise their profile and promote the release of their debut album ‘Pressure’. Gullivers was host to their Manche...
The Avalanches

Review // The Avalanches @ The Albert Hall // 23.06.17

Take a seminal dance album from an illusive Australian group, add a venue like Albert Hall and what do you get? An almighty gig of epic proportions, that’s what. This was one opportunity not to miss. Friday nig...
Dot To Dot

Review // Dot To Dot Festival 2017 // 26.05.17

Words by Tom Frodsham The line up of Dot To Dot Festival can be a bit overwhelming at first inspection. But heaven sent an angel in the form of the Dot To Dot playlist on Spotify to help decide who to check ...
Damo Suzuki

Review // Damo Suzuki @ The White Hotel // 19.05.17

Words by Wes Foster I’ve never really been able to get into Can, where do you even begin with their work and output? But I’ve always had an enormous amount of respect for their place within music, and what t...

Review // Sounds From The Other City 2017 // 30.04.17

Words and photos by Ged Camera. You might as well expect to be told that you have just missed something spectacular at this exercise in self indulgence, for it is nigh on impossible to get around to every v...
Frances

Review // Frances @ Gorilla // 03.04.17

Words by Beth Madden. Photos by Ged Camera. From the second she steps onto the stage for sprawling ballad 'Don’t Worry About Me’, Frances has the audience captivated. Seemingly to her own surprise as she com...
Grandaddy Press Shot

Review // Grandaddy @ The Albert Hall // 28.03.17

Words by Richard T. Holmes It's been five years since Grandaddy last performed in Manchester (then at The Ritz) but on Tuesday they returned in support of their first album in just over a decade, 'Last Plac...
Superfood

Review // Superfood @ Sound Control // 22.03.17

Words and photos by Wes Foster Superfood have been out of the spotlight for a little while – they first broke in 2014 along with a set of other bands from Birmingham. Their 2014 debut, and only album to date...