Ross Jones


Hinds | Live Preview

What's so pleasant to capture from the Madrid group, Hinds, and their music is how they seem so simply down-to-earth. Ross Jones looks forward to a spell in their company.

Goat Girl | Live Review

Goat Girl
Goat Girl's music isn't afraid to explore and expose the increasingly distasteful state of not only the capital, from which they've come, but also our slowly intoxicating culture as a whole. Ross Jones reviews their set at Rough Trade.

Let’s Eat Grandma | Live Preview

Gigs of the Week
13th April | LanternLet's Eat Grandma should be the future of pop.That's quite the bold statement to make right? Why discount so many others...

Sunflower Bean | Live Review & Photoset

Sunflower Bean
"As soon as Sunflower Bean gleefully bounce onto the stage, its evident that those in attendance are in for an energetic and exuberant show." Ross Jones reviews. Photos by Charlotte Christine.

Goat Girl | Live Preview

Goat Girl
8th April | Rough TradeEnough has been said about Goat Girl's origins and not nearly enough about what they actually have to say. Having...

Sunflower Bean | Live Preview

Sunflower Bean
Sunflower Bean supply boisterous and catchy pop-rock, defining them as a impassioned and endearingly outspoken band, emboldened with fashionable, modern sharpness. Ross Jones previews this Tuesday's Thekla show.

Madonnatron | Live Review & Photoset

24th March | Hy-BrasilPhotos: Rowan AllenIt's just before Madonnatron's set this evening at Hy-Brasil, and bassist Charlotte is nervous yet evidently ready, come what...

Dinosaur Jr | Live Review & Photoset

Dinosaur Jr
"Sometimes everything just pieces together, and band, crowd, and venue are all as one - as we see tonight." Ross Jones and Rowan Allen beheld the visit of Dinosaur Jr to SWX.

Madonnatron | Live Preview

"Madonnatron's music is eerie, alluring and frankly damn good fun, all in equal measures." Ross Jones looks forward to their set at Hy-Brasil on Saturday night.

Dinosaur Jr | Live Preview

Dinosaur Jr
Over thirty years, including a reformation and four well-received albums of new material since their return, Dinosaur Jr have remained a cult highlight. They play SWX on Wednesday night. Ross Jones awaits.