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Daughter @ O2 Institute 20.01.16 / By Harry Mills - Birmingham Review

BREVIEW: Daughter @ O2 Institute 20.01.16

      Words by Ed King / Pics by Harry Mills Due to cabin fever and relative poverty I’m walking to the gig tonight. I’m cold but complicit; Daughter are playing at the O2 Institute, alongside their 4AD label mate Pixx, and it’s a gig I’ve been scratching to see. For the past fortnight […]

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Maxïmo Park @ O2 Institute 18.12.15 / By Ed Taylor (Digital Flow)

BREVIEW: Maxïmo Park @ O2 Institute 18.12.15

      Words by Helen Knott / Pics by Ed Taylor (Digital Flow) The first time I saw Maxïmo Park live was in 2005, in the small upstairs room of a Sheffield pub. There were about 15 of us in the crowd. Through the course of that gig I think that we all realised this band […]

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The Clothes Show Live '15 @ NEC 04-8.12.15 / By Ed Taylor - Birmingham Review

BREVIEW: The Clothes Show Live ’15 @ NEC 04-8.12.15

Words by Sasha Holt / Michelle Martin (Visual Voice Media) & Pics by Ed Taylor (Digital Flow) Hello fashionistas, it’s finally happened, I’m back through the wardrobe from the fashion land full of surprises, better known as The Clothes Show Live 2015. Having visited this event a number of times before, whilst at The Clothes Show […]

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THE GALLERY: Boat to Row (album launch) @ Hare & Hounds 20.11.15

Words by Ed King / Pics by Joëlle O’Toole On Friday 20th Nov, Boat to Row came to the Hare & Hounds (Kings Heath) to launch their debut album, If I Found You Here. Somewhat established round these here parts, Boat to Row stopped off at t’Hare for a special home town show, as promoted […]

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Julia Holter @ The Glee Club 11.11.15 / By Michelle Martin (Visual Voice Media)

BREVIEW: Julia Holter @ The Glee Club 11.11.15

Words by Helen Knott / Pics by Michelle Martin (Visual Voice Media) In the past four years, American composer and singer Julia Holter has made a gradual transition from the obscure, avant-garde soundscape of her debut album Tragedy (2011) to this year’s critically-admired Pop opus Have You in My Wilderness. Now signed to Domino Records, […]

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