Tag: Music

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

Is shoegaze back to stay? Let’s hope so – Slowdive album review

A common staple in the life-cycle of music is the re-appraisal of a band’s work – the passing of time can allow an album to breathe, giving it time to settle and find its place in the world after initial...

/ 18th May 2017

Stormzy – Leicester’s O2 Academy

One of the biggest faces of grime tore up the stage, throwing Gang Signs and Prayers around like they were going out of fashion, and us? Well, we all f*cking loved it. Coming onto the UK’s hottest current music scene...

/ 12th April 2017

A Walk Back the Trend Lane: 80’s Makeup Icons

Put on your headphones and let’s travel back in time to the 1980s to remind ourselves of some of the best beauty trends of that decade. For me, the 80’s were by far the best years for vibrant colours and...

/ 10th April 2017

St. Paddy’s Showcase: The Whiskey Rebellion @ BrewDog Leicester

17th of March 2017 saw the Irish festivities hit the streets of Leicester, shamrocks, Irish flags and green top hats paraded around the city and in the evening the bars made sure that the Leicester nightlife was not without some...

/ 28th March 2017

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