Metal Gig Reviews

By Sam Savigny, 30th January 2019 Gig Reviews, News

Expectations are high tonight. After releasing the best album of 2018, Fucked Up need to do something special to live up to their own standards. The mood in the room is one of camaraderie, with everyone unanimously anticipating the events about to unfold. A gang of four misfits who don’t… Read More »

By Sam Dignon, 9th January 2019 Gig Reviews, News

After years of grinding away and getting constantly overlooked, 2018 has felt like year Palm Reader have got the break they have deserved for a long time. Their third album Braille has made a much bigger impact than anything they’ve done before and the band have played their biggest shows ever. Whether it… Read More »

By Connor Morris, 2nd January 2019 Gig Reviews, News

The Japanese post-rock outfit, Mono, brought their tour to Leeds recently to play in Left Bank. A wonderful choice in venue for the somewhat eclectic mix of acts playing tonight. As the doors to the venue open, we are greeted to the sound of Bristol based cellist, Jo Quail (7)… Read More »

By Rachel Underhill, 20th December 2018 Gig Reviews, News

After a blistering 25 date tour across Europe, it is only fitting that the Southern Rock legends Black Stone Cherry should return to SSE Arena in London for their final show before a well-earned break. And whilst this BSC fan only last saw them in June at Download, we couldn’t… Read More »

By Greg Latham, 14th December 2018 Gig Reviews, News

There’s a certain buzz of nostalgia around Southampton Guildhall tonight as everyone piles in to see pop punk legends Bowling for Soup on the “Almost Christmas” Tour – the bands’ second tour of the UK in 2018 following the “Get Happy Tour 2018”. Bringing out some young upstarts to open… Read More »