Tag Archives: tour

Middle Kids @The Bodega 24/11/2018 +Interview

Alex Melnikov/ December 5, 2018

Australian indie trio Middle Kids are currently touring their debut album ‘Lost Friends’, bringing them to The Bodega. Beginning their set with “Bought It” it was instantly clear their set would be just like the album, a performance packed full of beauty, emotion, and energy, and the crowd duly responded, immersing themselves in the performance. With lead singer Hannah Joy

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Yazmin Lacey @Rescue Rooms 28/11/2018

Skylar Hurd/ December 1, 2018

On Wednesday the 28th of November, Yazmin Lacey performed at Rescue Rooms in Nottingham as the last stop of her UK Autumn Tour. The gig had such a cosy vibe, mainly created through how warm and genuine Lacey was. As soon as she walked on to the stage, I could see members of the audience throughout the room start smiling,

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Interview with Maggie Rogers

Jessica Austin/ November 30, 2018

Maggie Rogers is currently supporting Mumford & Sons, who are on tour promoting their new album ‘Delta’. Maggie opened her set with “On + Off”, taken from her debut EP ‘Now That the Light Is Fading’. She played a range of songs, from some taken off her first EP to those that will appear on the new album. Maggie’s enthusiasm,

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Holy Moly and the Crackers @The Bodega 22/11/2018 +Interview

Rebecca McDonald/ November 30, 2018

Midway through their UK tour, Holy Moly and the Crackers bought their unique blend of indie-folk rock to The Bodega last Thursday. Before their show, we had an opportunity to catch up with Conrad Bird, one of the band’s founders. First of all, and I’m sure you get this all the time, but why the name? Yes, we do get

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Interview with DH Lawrence and the Vaudeville Skiffle Show

Alex Melnikov/ November 28, 2018

Ahead of their show at The Running Horse, I interviewed Al Rate of the DH Lawrence and the Vaudeville Skiffle Show, a group with roots in both Skiffle and Americana music. Al may also be known to some as a teacher at the University’s School of Health Sciences. The band has a rather unique name, how does it represent your

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Interview with Hinds

Daisy Carter/ November 27, 2018

Charlotte and I sat down backstage at Rescue Rooms with half of garage-rock Spanish quartet Hinds to chat to Ana Perrote (guitar and vocals) and Amber Grimbergen (drums) about life on tour, how they pulled off the notoriously tricky second album, and how bloody grim British wintertime is. Daisy: How are you finding the tour so far? You’ve been to

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Interview with Clean Cut Kid

Bethan Fletcher/ November 27, 2018

I sat down with Clean Cut Kid (minus Mike due to a sore throat, so being on vocal rest!) ahead of their sold-out show at the Bodega to chat about going independent and taking complete creative control over their new music. So you’ve just started the UK tour, how’s it going so far? Absolutely amazing. It’s been a year since we

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Interview with Bad Sounds

Arthur Joustra/ November 7, 2018

Arthur: It’s great to meet you, How’s the tour going so far? Callum: It’s been great, hands down the best tour we’ve ever done, I think mainly because we’re touring with our friends; Indoor Pets and Dylan Cartilage- bands that we genuinely like. It’s just been really fun and all the audiences have been really up for it. Emily: On

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Jorja Smith@ Rock City 14/10/2018

Jessica Austin/ November 2, 2018

Jorja Smith set off on her sold-out UK tour in Norwich on the 4th of October and continued on Sunday 14th of October at Rock City, with support from Mina Rose. 21-year old Jorja, from Walsall, is known for her soulful, R&B and jazzy voice. Her stage presence was engrossing and the crowd couldn’t stop singing along and capturing her.

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IDLES@ Rock City 25/10/2018

Ben Standring/ October 27, 2018

IDLES, the most important band in Britain deliver a startling set of anguish and anger to a sold-out Nottingham crowd filled with adoration and expectation. Following on from a huge US tour, Bristol five-piece IDLES turned up to Nottingham’s Rock City for the 26th stage of their 55-date tour. With a sell-out crowd of 2,000, IDLES demonstrated why their unique

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