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  • Bands SLAVES


    SLAVES blow me away every time. Doesn’t matter what’s going on, what the sound guy has done, what is going on on stage, whatever, their energy floors me every time. Tonight I watched my…

    April 24, 2014
  • 003 Bands DIEDASDER Wax Futures Words by Sam

    Wax Futures

    Wax Futures @ The Sun at The Station – Official Record Store Day UK 14 ™ / April 19, 2014 Wax Futures have an enviable (and seemingly endless) amount of energy, backed up by some…

    April 21, 2014
  • Bands Table Scraps

    Table Scraps

    Table Scraps @ The Wagon & Horses / April 12, 2014 Once again – no apologies for the sheer length of this post. Can’t help it. Just look at them!…

    April 13, 2014
  • Bands Female Smell Words by Sam

    Female Smell

    Female Smell @ Muthers Studio / April 5, 2014 Each time I see this band I’m reminded of the opening lines of The Stooges’ Raw Power; “I’m a streetwalking cheetah with a heart full…

    April 6, 2014
  • Adore Bands Words by Sam


    Adore @ Muthers Studio / April 5, 2014 Adore work really hard at their craft, and tonight demonstrated just how hard. This is poppy, sleazy, loud, soft, and everything in between. Drums and bass…

    April 6, 2014
  • Bands Words by Sam

    The Double Happy

    The Double Happy @ Muthers Studio / April 5, 2014 People may sneer when I pop in my earplugs before a band, but these guys are the very reason why I keep them around…

    April 6, 2014
  • Bands Words by Sam


    IONS @ Muthers Studio / April 5, 2014 Ions manage to accomplish a fuller and wider sound live than a recording could ever allow. Hints of the Mars Volta with some proggy guitars and…

    April 6, 2014
  • Artists Bands

    Muthers Studio

    Muthers Studios is based in the depths of Digbeth, and was a delightful surprise when I discovered the small dilapidated details spread around the building. It’s not a crisp and clinical building, it’s rough…

    April 2, 2014
  • 002 Bands DIEDASDER

    Why? Said the Moon to Earth

    Why? Said the Moon to Earth headlined the second DIE DAS DER gig on Saturday night, pulling you through the room with their shoegaze delights. Their friendliness certainly pulled the audience closer near the…

    March 31, 2014
  • 002 Bands DIEDASDER MUTT


    MUTT describe themselves as “Four bodies. Fuzz and guts” and I don’t think there’s a better description found anywhere for their sound.…

    March 31, 2014
  • 002 Bands DIEDASDER

    Hula Girls

    Hula Girls played a captivating set at the second DIE DAS DER show on Saturday night, they balance quiet and noise perfectly and their sound is definitely one to listen out for!…

    March 31, 2014