Category: Music

Low Chimes, a Band to Look Out For 

The importance of the release date of an album can often be understated, but when Illumine, the debut LP from Stroud outfit Low Chimes, was released in early October, it perfectly captured the late Autumnal and early Winter phases. Combining...

/ 6th March 2018

Alabama 3 Review, November 4th, The Donkey – Leicester

Nattering away with a particularly lovely man a few urinals from mine, it occurred to me that he was very probably in the band. His dapper black suit, white shirt, sunglasses and very polished shoes… The attire at a gig...

/ 2nd February 2018

Black Sabbath say Goodbye to Fans With Emotional Film

Black Sabbath – The End of The End   4th February 2017 marked the end of Black Sabbath as their farewell tour drew to a close in the city it began in almost fifty years ago. The devastation of losing the...

/ 28th December 2017

One Year On, the Starboy

Abel ‘The Weeknd’ Tesfaye released his third studio album, Starboy, on the 25th November 2016. It rapidly shot to number one on the US Billboard Top 100, going double platinum in June 2017, whilst the single of the same name...

/ 26th December 2017

Demi Lovato’s Tell Me You Love Me Provides Modern Outlook on Love Songs

In this next instalment of Disney starlet Demi Lovato’s music career, she has made it clear she’s done making pop music. Despite her fifth studio album ‘Confident’ containing just a few of her most successful tracks to date, in July...

/ 11th December 2017

Morrissey Causes Controversy with 11th Solo Album

Low in High School – album review  Morrissey has always been one of the most controversial figures in the music industry since we met him during 1982 when he was the frontrunner of the band The Smiths. 35 years later,...

/ 8th December 2017

The Pigeon Detectives Light up Rock City with 10th Anniversary Tour

The Pigeon Detectives – Rock City, Nottingham – 20/10/17 The Pigeon Detectives have a new tour with an old twist as they celebrate a decade since the release of ‘Wait for Me’- the debut album which went platinum and skyrocketed...

/ 15th November 2017

Halsey – Underrated Feminist?

It would be a surprise if you haven’t heard of rising star Halsey by now. The 23-year-old has a unique electropop sound and edgy persona which helps her stand out from the crowd. She gained a significant amount of fame...

/ 14th November 2017

Kodaline release heart-warming new EP ‘Ready to Change’

Heartbreakingly raw lyrics are met with melancholic piano in Kodaline’s new EP ‘Ready to Change.’ The track which speaks of the bands old friend, expresses humanly of wanting to change, screaming out for it but not being ready to. The...

/ 13th November 2017

IdleWild frontman Roddy Woomble Showcases Music from Over the Years in Leicester

Scottish singer, songwriter Roddy Woomble returned to Leicester for his first time in over 6 years on a Thursday night and treated the city to an evening of his music from over the years. He played at The Musician on...

/ 30th October 2017