Tag: Music

REVIEW: Paramore take Birmingham’s Genting Arena by Storm

Every one of us who experienced the unfortunate ‘emo stage’ growing up with your converse, all black clothes and scene queen fringes will understand Paramore being one of those bands that you never grow out of. Even when you do...

/ 7th March 2018

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

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

Through mud, sweat and blisters – the toils of being trendy at festivals

After being a regular summer festivaller for the past few years, I can still recall my virgin Nova Rock experience I had at the age of 16. Remaining in my ‘metal chick’ stage, I effortlessly packed five band tees, a...

/ 6th June 2017

Warpaint – Birmingham’s O2 Institute

Having graced the Birmingham O2 Institute almost two years previously to the date, it’s clear that Warpaint are creatures of habit – or just have very firm, OCD management. However having brought out their third studio album, Heads Up, in...

/ 19th May 2017