• Dot To Dot Festival 2019

    Dot To Dot Festival landed in Nottingham on Sunday 26th May for the last leg of the festival, having been to Manchester and Bristol for the May Bank Holiday. Since I reviewed the festival last year and was blown away, I had high expectations for the day ahead, and...
  • Live Review: Howler, Bodega (27/03/14)

    Minneapolis indie rockers return to Nottingham but the new material fails to thrill, and the best song has miraculously disappeared. We really wanted Howler to be the next Strokes. We really, really wanted their jangly American pop to inspire the next wave of groundbreaking guitar bands. Sadly, they aren’t,...
  • Album Review: The Strokes – ‘Comedown Machine’

    Nearly 12 years have passed since The Strokes first released the influential modern masterpiece of Is This It. Their latest LP, Comedown Machine is a relatively unheralded release and comes into a world where rock ‘n’ roll is no longer flavour of the month. Does this latest album leave...