Gigs This Week | 11th – 18th July

A day late this week, sorry but it’s been a bit mentile. Anyway as I’m typing this, the best gig is actually happening! Lots of iTunes gigs and shows at Somerset House, if you’re going, you’re very lucky and I’m very jealous.

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Gigs This Week | 13th – 19th June

Lots of shows on this week, but nothing really blowing me away, with the exception of The Horrors and Ryan Adams. I fear it may be like this for some time.

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The Coathangers – Hurricane


See THAT’S a great press shot. The Coathangers, a riot grrrl 4-piece from Atlanta take a great picture and that is one of the reasons why I am writing about them….

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The Horrors – Still Life


This is the first track to come off what I think will be one of the most important releases of the year. After their frankly brilliant Primary Colours, and I’m ashamed to say, it took me AGES to get round to listening to it, they are back with a new album, called Skying, which I’m not 100% sure is a word, but anyway….

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Trogons – Contina

X-Ray Recordings are a new label, set up by a friend of a friend of a friend of mine, and Contina is the labels first release.

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She’s Hit – RE:PEATER


I’m not going to lie, I had to persuade myself to giving this a chance. It initially failed the 30 seconds and yer out test, that has clearly served me so well in the past….

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Sissy & The Blisters – Hey Betty

Quite like these lot, for their 50’s garage surf-rock and bellowing Curtis-y vocals….actually is that dis-service to Ian Curtis?….
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