Mura Masa Review + Photoset

Alex Crossan thrilled a long sold-out Thekla.

Idles Review + Photoset

Still recovering from Idles hometown show this week? Relive the action with our words and live photos.

The Kills Review + Photoset

For bands just starting out, this is a masterclass on how to really own a stage

Eagulls | Live Review & Photoset

From the very first song, the raw energy of the band seemed to transform the room into a brutal yet overwhelmingly joyful miasma of limbs, fists and sweat.

Dot to Dot Review + Photoset

Dot To Dot is something that grows stronger year on year
Oh Sees

Oh Sees | Photoset

Oh Sees are a sonic assault and a sight to be seen. Wielding their 2018 album, 'Smote Reverser', they hit the O2 Academy. Jeff Oram was there.
Snail Mail

Snail Mail | Live Review & Photoset

Halloween brought Snail Mail to Thekla, with the sounds of her excellent recent album, Lush. Harriet Taylor and Jessica Bartolini review.
Rat Boy

Rat Boy // Photoset

Everything that Rat Boy does is served up with a shot of adrenaline. Alesha Hickmans was on hand at the O2 Academy to capture this photoset.

Jorja Smith | Live Review & Photoset

5th October | O2 Academy Photos: Hannah Rooke A sold-out UK tour after the release of her debut album, features on songs with Drake and Stormzy...

65daysofstatic // Photoset

65daysofstatic epitomise sonic innovation, with a full-on visual assault, just for good measure. Photoset by Jess Greenwood.