Splendour Festival in Wollaton Park – Preview

Priyanka Mistry/ July 20, 2016

Nottingham’s largest annual festival Splendour is back for another year in the beautifully scenic Wollaton Park. The family friendly festival will have big acts such as The Human League with their legendary hit “Don’t You Want Me”, UB40, The Fratellis, and the Darkness. It’s a mix of acts you won’t see anywhere else! Headlining his year is pop sensation Jess

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Album Review: Thick As Thieves, The Temper Trap

Priyanka Mistry/ May 24, 2016

Australian Indie-Alternative band The Temper Trap are back with their much awaited third album. The band rose to popularity with their 2008 single Sweet Disposition (which featured on the 500 Days of Summer Soundtrack). After three long years of recording, Thick as Thieves is finally ready to be released just in time for the bands tour of Australia, Asia and

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An interview with Newton Faulkner over coffee

Priyanka Mistry/ April 19, 2016

On 15th April Newton Faulkner played Rock City, and I had the chance to interview him before the gig. When I met him he was as calm as his music, offering me coffee and being as hospitable as he could in the small artist lounge. We had an interesting chat, delving deep into his experience on the road and his

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Newton Faulkner set to Folk up Rock City

Priyanka Mistry/ April 1, 2016

Folk and rock artist Newton Faulkner is set to hit Rock City this April. With hits such as “Teardrop”, “Dream Catch Me”, and “Clouds” it’s set to be soulful and emotional gig. At this stressful time of year for students, Faulkner’s music is the perfect way to escape. After scouring the internet for some music that I can study to,

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Skindred @ Rock City, 06/11/15

Priyanka Mistry/ November 10, 2015

The most energetic gig I’ve ever been to. When I arrived at Rock City for the act, the crowd was bustling and ready for a fight; well warmed up by the supporting acts. I have to admit, as someone who has been to a Skindred gig before, I was terrified of having to stand in the pit alone. Thankfully, I

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Skindred set to slay Rock City

Priyanka Mistry/ October 27, 2015

Get ready to be amazed by Skindred’s high energy performance in Rock City this November. How would I describe Skindred? They’re a mix of everything you’d ever want from a Rock City gig, energetic, enthusiastic, and totally mesmerising. Having previously seen Skindred in 2011, I’ve been waiting for the chance to see their refreshing live performances again. With their combination

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Chatting with Darwin Deez in the Bodega changing room

Priyanka Mistry/ October 26, 2015

While on his tour of the UK, the Mic managed to have a quick catch up with Darwin Deez to ask him about his new album, and his UK tour experience. Although he didn’t seem too keen to respond to any questions that were actually about his tour or his music, I think we did a pretty good job at

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