Against the backdrop of 90s grunge distortion and mumbling long-haired misanthropes, CAKE rolled up and most certainly didn’t blend into the crowd. Stuart Tidy previews.
Ash consistently prove that longevity can go hand-in-hand with innovation and 'shoot from the hip' energy. Stuart Tidy and Michael Brumby review.
"Wasuremono are, first and foremost, atmosphere weavers." Stuart Tidy reviews their headline show at The Louisiana recently.
With the boundless energy of their indie-rock songs, Ash come to SWX on Friday to show how they still burn brightly. Stuart Tidy previews.
2018 has been a crazy year for Bradford on Avon's Wasuremono (in a good way). They headline The Louisiana on Friday night. Stuart Tidy previews.
"We had all been revelling in that fuzzy feeling she’d created in the opening seconds and had listened in attentive near silence throughout." See more of Stuart Tidy's thoughts on Raevennan Husbandes here.
"You will spend a lot of the gig trying to fathom how they create such an all-encompassing sound out of such a small number of musicians." Stuart Tidy previews Port Erin's forthcoming gig at The Lanes.
Raevannan Husbandes is one of those performers you may have heard a dozen times and not been aware of it. Catch her at the Grain Barge this Thursday. Stuart Tidy previews.
"The set was as satisfying as it was disorienting, and went to show how effectively Spectres and the support acts could create a musical world so packed with character and detail." Stuart Tidy reviews. Photos by Mar Reyes.
With all the poise of an undertaker, but with the ferocity of a rabid dog, Spectres sit somewhere between a Hammer Horror movie and an epic Sonic Youth jam. Stuart Tidy looks forward to their visit to Rough Trade on Thursday.