Category: Music

Flyte Play Intimate Gig in the Heart of Leicester

Flyte – September 30th, The Cookie  Located in a basement bar on the High Street, The Cookie is an intimate venue that provides a platform for various genres of music. Alternative boy band Flyte graces us with their presence and headlined the...

/ 17th October 2017

Interview: Eyre Llew at 110 Above

Sat on a log infested with ants, local boys Eyre Llew chatted to The Demon about their performance, upcoming tours and their debut album launch. If they were animals, singer Sam Heaton and Jack Bennett decided they’d be cats, (owned...

/ 28th August 2017

An Interview with The RPMs

Donning their leather jackets, flowery garlands and sunglasses – presumably to hide the hangover (or maybe it’s just their style), The RPMs were the first to perform on Saturday of 110 Above.   It was a tough act to follow;...

/ 25th August 2017

Interview with Get Inuit at 110 Above

After performing all their upcoming shows and festivals, “dirty pop” band Get Inuit will be sitting around in one huge pant together, according to lead singer Jamie Glass. The Kent boys sat on the sofas of the green room in...

/ 24th August 2017

An Interview with Little India: 110 Above

Backstage of the Old Town Hall stage was buzzing with the band members of Little India. They’re not so little though, with one of the guys smashing his head on the concrete as he jumped up to go on stage....

/ 23rd August 2017

An Interview with Haus at 110 Above

Buzzing after their energising performance at the festival, lead singer Ashley Mulimba and lead guitarist Daniel Hylton Nuamah of Haus joined The Demon for a chat in the green room.   Indie-rock band, Haus, met whilst studying at the Institute...

/ 22nd August 2017

Interview: Black Honey at 110 Above

Sat in a small caravan on the site of 110 Above Festival, Izzy is putting on her make up, whilst stating that if she would be an animal, she would be a slow loris. Amongst other answers during the interview...

/ 21st August 2017

Beach House – B-Sides and Rarities – Album Review

There aren’t many bands who are in as much control of their craft as Beach House. The dream-pop duo’s penchant for creating atmospheric, hazy songs is unwavering; manifesting itself over six albums in a nine-year period. After releasing Depression Cherry...

/ 18th July 2017

Cigarettes After Sex – Debut Album Review

Greg Gonzalez and his ambient dream pop group Cigarettes After Sex have been active since 2008, having just now released their anticipated self-titled debut album. Rather than hasty releases, they have mused over their sound and accomplished it. Ever since...

/ 21st June 2017

alt-J’s creative risks pay off on their third LP – Relaxer album review

It’s been five years since alt-J bagged the Mercury Prize for their 2012 debut An Awesome Wave and three years since the Grammy-nominated This is All Yours. Although a blend of geeky, folk/electronica-infused pop remains at the core of their sound, the group push their...

/ 12th June 2017