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Big Big Train @ Hackney Empire

Big Big Train / Sweet Billy Pilgrim

Published on 9th December 2020 | by Alex Driessen

Hackney Empire, London Saturday 2nd November 2019 The last leg of the Grand Tour For the third consecutive time I could count myself among the small group of fortunate people who were about to experience a... Read More


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That Joe Payne - photo by Martin Reiman

That Joe Payne / Ms Amy Birks

Published on 25th March 2020 | by Graham Thomas

The Court Theatre, Tring Saturday, 7th March 2020 This showcase at the Court Theatre in Tring is effectively the launch of That Joe Payne’s solo career. Although he has played a few shows since his time... Read More


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EXTC

EXTC

Published on 20th March 2020 | by Phil Lively

The Vic, Swindon Monday, 9th March 2020 I’d been looking forward to this. It all started for me with a Facebook Messenger message from an extremely excited Ken Wynne, swearing me to secrecy about a new... Read More


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Lazuli

Lazuli

Published on 16th March 2020 | by Jez Rowden

The Drill Hall, Chepstow 14th March 2020 Music flies over borders. Or at least it should; as Lazuli lead singer Dominique Leonetti quips, the band’s previous trips to the UK have been afflicted by such obstacles... Read More


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Ten Years of Chaos Theory

Ten Years of Chaos Theory

Published on 7th March 2020 | by Nick Hudson

The Dome & The Boston Music Room, Tufnell Park, London Saturday, 29th February 2020 Ten Years of Chaos, from Chaos Theory. Wow! Just, wow! What an incredibly well-organised and co-ordinated gig. Full credit to Kunal Singhal... Read More


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Admirals Hard & the Songs of Tim Smith

Admirals Hard

Published on 11th February 2020 | by Roger Trenwith

Pin-Ups, Islington, London Saturday, 1st February 2020 With a selection of TPA scribblists in attendance, it would be rude not to ask some of them how it went… Roger Trenwith Frowns. We all wear them too... Read More


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Wishbone Ash - photo by Monica Duffels

Wishbone Ash / Doris Brendel

Published on 8th February 2020 | by Alex Driessen

50th Anniversary Tour Cultuurpodium Boerderij, Zoetermeer, The Netherlands Saturday, 1st February 2020 “Just a tad more, please? British band Wishbone Ash always guarantees a solid dose of melodic rock music, with its distinctive twin-guitar sound of... Read More


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Talinka

Talinka

Published on 7th February 2020 | by Mel Allen

Melville Theatre, Abergavenny Sunday, 2nd February 2020 On a windy Sunday night, my other half Hazel and myself made the forty-odd mile drive to Abergavenny in anticipation of seeing Talinka live. I was looking forward to... Read More


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