Tag Archives: punk rock

The Stranglers @Rock City 11/03/2019

Bethan Fletcher/ March 12, 2019

It was clear walking into Rock City that a twenty-something university student is not The Stranglers’ target demographic. Despite bringing the average age down by twenty years and severely missing a band t-shirt, leather jacket and pint of ale, I made my way up to the main stage to experience some classic 70’s/80’s punk rock. Dr Feelgood opened the show

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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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Gerard Way – ‘Hesitant Alien’ album review

Olivia Wilkins/ October 23, 2014

Gerard Way’s solo career is not My Chemical Romance 2.0, and that’s clear from the first few seconds of The Bureau, the opening track of début album Hesitant Alien. Infused with rock and roll style guitars and lyrics to incite rebellion against ‘The Man’, it’s everything you’d expect from a killer opening track. Next comes ‘Action Cat’, which isn’t really

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