Bastille at The Motorpoint Arena, Nottingham.

Celia-Jayne Matthews/ November 7, 2016

Storming the stage for one of the most anticipated tours of 2016, Bastille took Nottingham by the hand and showed us exactly what they were made of: pure, unadulterated energy and enthusiasm. Having recently released their hit second album, ‘Wild World,’ which flew off shelves (both physically and digitally!) at quite an impressive rate, the band showcased fan favourites both

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Gig Review – Greywind, The Winter Passing, and Moose Blood at Rescue Rooms

Celia-Jayne Matthews/ April 23, 2016

Back in Nottingham on their first headlining tour after previously supporting Lower Than Atlantis earlier this year, Moose Blood were supported by Greywind and The Winter Passing and kept a sold out crowd at the city’s Rescue Rooms entertained and on their feet. Confidently taking to the stage on their very first tour (that’s right – their first tour EVER!), freshly-picked, Irish,

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Moose Blood return to Nottingahm

Celia-Jayne Matthews/ April 14, 2016

Following their last performance in Nottingham supporting renowned band Lower Than Atlantis back in December 2015, indie-punk quartet Moose Blood are back in Nottingham on their own headlining UK tour. Despite only having a few released recordings on the shelves to their name, as well as their long-awaited “New Music” posted on their Facebook page earlier this month, Moose Blood’s success

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The Maine Support Mayday Parade at Rock City

Celia-Jayne Matthews/ February 11, 2016

Back in Rock City again, supporting headlining act Mayday Parade, this punk rock quintet from Arizona wowed Nottingham’s crowd once more this week! After a good start from previous warm up acts, The Maine had been highly anticipated, and, I’m more than happy to say that they certainly didn’t disappoint. Coming on stage almost immediately after getting off their tour

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The Maine come to Rock City this February

Celia-Jayne Matthews/ January 31, 2016

Common supporters of the likes of Mayday Parade, following their hit co-headlining tour of 2012, The Maine are back in Nottingham’s Rock City this February as openers for Mayday Parade’s Black Lines tour, and I’m more than excited to be checking them out live. The energetic pop-punk group will be showcasing a range of crowd-pleasers from their latest album, ‘American

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Kodaline @ Rock City, 09/03/2015

Celia-Jayne Matthews/ March 12, 2015

Opening the show, and offering an upbeat and quirky prelude to the main act of the night, were up-and-coming bands White Chalk – a beautifully arranged seven-piece group playing in the UK for the very first time – and The Mispers, a more electronic, alternative group showcasing their unusual combination of both synthesisers, a violin, and guitars. Both groups kept

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