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From The Archives – Review: The Clash – ‘London Calling’

What is Punk music? Punk is often thought of as a loud, aggressive and stripped down sound, frequently performed by people who only loosely grasp the title of “musician”. Yet Punk is so much more than that, as The Clash...

/ 8th November 2013

Coffee House Sessions 2013: Mark Hole @ DSU’s The Lobby, 31/10/2013

Hilarious and dramatic, London based singer-songwriter Mark Hole visited The Lobby at De Montfort Students’ Union last Thursday (October 31), and brought an amazing array of songs and stories with him as the Coffee House Sessions came to town once...

/ 6th November 2013

Last Month – Live Review: Selena Gomez @ London HMV Hammersmith Apollo, 08/09/2013

DISNEY GROWS UP: Former child star Selena Gomez performs to hordes of screaming fans at the HMV Hammersmith Apollo, London. Photo (c) Lucy Wood/Sugarscape  The crowd at the Hammersmith Apollo required only the presence of the Disney princess, Selena …

/ 25th October 2013

Live Review: Passenger @ Birmingham O2 Academy, 10/10/2013

STRIPPED BACK: Passenger, alias Mike Rosenberg, went back to basics on the production during his recent Brum show. Photo (c) Natalie Whitehouse No fancy light show, no band, no gimmicks. Just a guitar, an amp and a mic. That’s all...

/ 16th October 2013

Live Review: Fleetwood Mac @ London O2 Arena, 24/09/2013

FLEETWOOD BACK: John McVie, Stevie Nicks and Mick Fleetwood perform to a packed out crowd at London’s O2 Arena. Photo (c) Rex/Brian Rasic via standard.co.uk. In 2011, I felt like the luckiest person in the world for being able to...

/ 2nd October 2013

Feature: Harry’s September Music Highlights

September has been another month of interesting news for the music industry! From rumours of leaked songs to new tours! Let’s take a look at some of the news this month: 10. Eurovision to tackle ‘bribery’. It’s become the running...

/ 29th September 2013

Live Review: The 1975 @ Birmingham HMV Institute, 18/09/13

STARS OF THE MOMENT: The 1975 on-stage in Brum in front of a packed crowd earlier this week. Photo (c) Tony Woolliscroft (via Facebook/The 1975) Having taken the UK by storm after incredible storm, The 1975 arrive at the HMV...

/ 20th September 2013

Live Review: Macklemore & Ryan Lewis @ Birmingham O2 Academy 1, 11/09/13

Double denim, shiny suits and fur coats were worn with pride last Wednesday (September 11) in Birmingham. If you think I’m talking about the gay pride festival, you’re wrong! The one and only Ben Haggardy, aka Macklemore, and Ryan Lewis...

/ 18th September 2013

Barclaycard Mercury Prize 2013: And the Nominees are…

The Mercury Music Prize may not be the most well-known honour that can be bestowed on a band, but lately it’s been said by more than a few people that the artists being nominated for the title are getting more...

/ 12th September 2013