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THE GALLERY: New Found Glory @ O2 Academy 30.09.17

Words & pics by Aatish Ramchurn  The thing with the days now getting shorter is that the moment it starts turning dark, you feel like you’re running late. At least, that’s how I felt as I was making my way to the O2 Academy – heading out to see long-time pop punk band, New Found […]

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THE GALLERY: KRS-One @ Hawker Yard 01.10.19

      Words & pics by Aatish Ramchurn Hip hop veteran, KRS-One, arrives in Birmingham to close his six date UK tour, for what’s been described as an exclusive and ‘intimate’ show at Hawker Yard. When it comes to gigs, I’ve always taken the term ‘intimate’ to mean ‘artist playing in smaller setting than they […]

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THE GALLERY: Parquet Courts @ O2 Institute 31.08.17

      Words by Helen Knott / Pics by Phil Drury A lot of bands don’t have one talented frontman, so it seems almost greedy of Parquet Courts to have two. Andrew Savage is the first to grab your attention, his stern intensity giving him a commanding presence. But mirroring Savage just across the […]

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THE GALLERY: The Hungry Ghosts – ‘Amerika/Lazaro’ single launch @ Centrala 22.07.17

      Words by Ed King / Original pics by Rob Hadley On Saturday 22nd July, those slaughter house siblings let another one of their scaly offspring slither out unguarded across the plains… or if you’ve not read me write about them before, The Hungry Ghosts released a new single – their double a-side […]

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THE GALLERY: Maxïmo Park @ O2 Institute 05.05.17

      Words & pics by Michelle Martin I do love a good cup of tea. Fruity, spicy or a simple Earl Grey. I enjoy tea like I enjoy music, always open to trying new things. Admittedly, I know little about Maximo Park. From releasing the debut LP twelve years ago on Warp Records, […]

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