Eivør plays intimate show in London

Last week, talented singer-songwriter Eivør kicked off her first ever UK tour with an intimate show at London’s St Pancras Old Church. Hailing from the Faroese Island town of Syðrugøta, Eivør has a long line of albums under her belt and released her latest project Slør as an English edition just last week. At the…

Rise Against tear the roof off The Garage

Last Friday night, Rise Against played a hot and sweaty punk show in North London and it was everything a punk gig should be. The four-piece from Chicago are set to release their eighth studio album Wolves this Friday and had been playing a few intimate shows in Europe last week. For the last 18 years,…

SWMRS turn up the heat at Boston Music Room

California punk band SWMRS played a hot ‘n’ heavy show at London’s Boston Music Room.  On a breezy April night, Oakland-based punk four-piece SWMRS take over the North London venue with a sold out show. With their third studio album out last year the band embody everything punk rock should be, and remind us that…

Parkway Drive bring down the house at O2 Academy Brixton

Australian metalcore band Parkway Drive played London’s O2 Academy Brixton last night and it was a show you won’t want to have missed.  Stick To Your Guns and Asking Alexandria kick off the night with impressive sets that set the crowd on fire fore the headliner. And though it can easily feel like a double headline slot…

Ghost take the crowd to church at O2 Forum Kentish Town

Swedish rockers Ghost held a very special Sunday Mass at London’s O2 Forum Kentish Town.  With their latest album Popestar out last year, the heavy metal band from Sweden made their way to the UK to spread their (oc)cult messages. With Ghost it’s a different kind of heavy metal, though. It’s melodic, enchanting and so addictive. Not…

Bush play killer London show at O2 Shepherds Bush Empire

Legendary British rock band Bush played a one-off show in support of their brand new album and it was magical. Just two weeks ago Bush released their seventh studio album Black and White Rainbows. With a career spanning over 25 years, it’s not always easy for rock bands to stay relevant. But Bush manage just that with a…

Lisa McHugh at C2C – up close and personal

Ireland-based country singer Lisa McHugh played an intimate show at this weekend’s Country To Country Festival.  Country To Country was a family affair for me this year – taking my parents to see all the fun at The O2 was something special. As we go through the schedule of the day and who we could…