Tag: nottingham

The XX – Nottingham Motorpoint Arena (04/03/17)

The xx were back in Nottingham – four years after their last shows in Britain – for the first night of the UK leg of the I See You world tour. The band have a busy schedule ahead of them, including a sold-out residency...

/ 11th March 2017

20 Years of Placebo – Nottingham’s Motorpoint Arena

  Placebo launched their ’20 Years of Placebo’ World Tour earlier this year, and they are jetting around the world for the biggest birthday party of their career. At their concert in Nottingham on the December 6, Brian Molko and...

/ 15th December 2016

Bring Me The Horizon – Nottingham’s Motorpoint Arena

2/11/16   Bring Me The Horizon were the rock band of 2015. Their fifth album That’s The Spirt was met with critical and commercial praise and landed them a place on the main stage of Reading and Leeds that year....

/ 7th November 2016

Band of Skulls – Nottingham Rock City (Duo POV)

Warning - See this band at your own risk, as there is a possibility of spontaneous combustion from the force of the sounds they create.

/ 30th October 2016

Mø – Nottingham Rescue Rooms

Being known by the masses as DJ duo Major Lazer's partner in crime, and by the music-buffs as flawless, it was certain that Mø would do nothing less than pack out the intimate Nottingham venue.

/ 23rd October 2016

INTERVIEW TIME – Wolf Alice

In high spirits, to the point of chanting when I entered the room, Wolf Alice were about to embark on one of their closing nights of their UK 2016 tour, taking on Nottingham’s Rock City. “I remember when we first...

/ 16th May 2016

MEMORABLE MOMENTS – Carnival of Madness

Motorpoint Arena, Nottingham, 29.01.2016 Carnival of Madness brought America to Nottingham for one night only. Black Stone Cherry acted as the headline, with Shinedown, Halestorm and support act Highly Suspect performing just alongside. The crowd was buzzing from the word...

/ 11th April 2016

INTERVIEW TIME – Swim Deep

You guys have previously described ‘Mothers’ as an album you’re “going to war with”, how do you think that’s been reflected on stage? AUSTIN: Quite well actually I reckon, it’s a lot more aggressive than the first album that’s for...

/ 28th March 2016

Neighbourhood Bests – NME Awards Tour 2016

It’s that time of year again where NME attempt to gather the best set of current yet classic, big but small bands and shove them onto a line-up to tour up and down the country. And this year it worked...

/ 11th March 2016

Neighbourhood Bests – Enter Shikari

British boys Enter Shikari played their first headline arena gig at the Motorpoint Arena in Nottingham last Saturday, and let’s just say that anyone expecting to remain dry was sorely disappointed. It was raucous, sweaty, electric and they even managed...

/ 29th February 2016