Sound City in Liverpool announces more acts

Liverpool’s Sound City festival has today released more amazing acts to perform on the weekend of the late May Bank Holiday (22nd-24th). Already announced to headline Friday, Saturday and Sunday are The Vaccines, The Flaming Lips and Belle and Sebastian. Joining these are the outstanding three-piece The Cribs, who will play at Liverpool’s docklands before…

More added to lineup for Kendal Calling 2015

After releasing the first string of acts on the 9th February including headliners; James, The Vaccines, Elbow, Kaiser Cheifs and Snoop Dogg, the Kendal Calling team have announced more top notch additions to celebrate their 10th birthday from Thursday 30th July to 2nd August this year at Lowther Deer Park in the Lake District. The…

Album Review: Noel Gallagher’s High Flying Birds “Chasing Yesterday”

The second album from 47-year old Noel Gallagher and his High Flying Birds is a tale of two tracks; both of which you can’t help but subconsciously refer back to Oasis, which is both a compliment and quite annoying. “Chasing Yesterday” follows a debut album that many criticised to be repetitive, top drawer nonetheless, but…

Kendal Calling announce 10 year anniversary lineup

4 nights, 5 headliners; Kendal Calling have announced a stellar lineup ahead of the 10th birthday celebrations at Lowther Deer Park in the Lake District. Manchester legends James are to headline the newly introduced Thursday night, with The Vaccines, returning to the fray headlining the Friday. Elbow have been announced to headline the Saturday night…

Track Review – Circa Waves “T Shirt Weather”

Sometimes you come across a track that makes your day, and yesterday the new single by Liverpool band Circa Waves did exactly that. It’s nostalgic of summertime and has that feel good factor that you often need at this time of year. It sparks feelings of sun, friends and good music; which to me alone…

Fans rush for tickets to intimate Johnny Marr gig in Liverpool

This week Johnny Marr announced two warm-up gigs for the annual Teenage Cancer Trust gig, one of which is at Liverpool’s popular intimate venue the East Village Arts Club on Seel Street. Fans queued up from 6am this morning in hope of catching one of the 100 tickets the venue had kept offline, the lucky…