Indie Tracks Festival 2018

What’s not to like about Heritage Railways, Indie bands, Real Ale and Camping! (Ok, the camping!!!) However, when the line up for Indie Tracks 2018 was announced and it featured The Lovely Eggs, British Sea Power, Dream Wife, Darren Hayman, Gwenno, Sink Ya Teeth and many more, it was far too good to miss. Plus,Continue reading “Indie Tracks Festival 2018”

JOHN and The Knockouts at Bedford Esquires

Friday 7th February 2020 Luckily I managed to get to half a dozen gigs this year before the bloody virus locked us all down. I first witnessed the mighty JOHN (times two) at the Bataclan in Paris, as support to IDLES on the night of my 50th birthday. They were fucking great, an intense powerhouseContinue reading “JOHN and The Knockouts at Bedford Esquires”

Last Days at The 12 Bar The Membranes, 20/12/14.

“The mad ones are always the best…” John Robb Down the way from the Tottenham Court Road, just round the corner from old Soho, there used to be a venue on Tin Pan Alley called The 12 Bar. Denmark Street is only a couple of hundred yards long at most but as many people knowContinue reading “Last Days at The 12 Bar The Membranes, 20/12/14.”

The House of Love at Camden Roundhouse

Saturday 10th November 2018 With Thousand Yard Stare, Martin Carr and Alan McGee (DJ set) This was a show to celebrate the 30 year anniversary of their much acclaimed debut LP which was released on Creation Records in 1988. The band featuring original members Guy Chadwick, Terry Bickers, Pete Evans and long term bassist MattContinue reading “The House of Love at Camden Roundhouse”

The Cud Band at The Bristol Thunderbolt ~27th October 2017.

So the Cud band announce a UK tour in October 2017 where they play a set including all of their 20 single releases. Following a conversation with (Mad) Rob Wosley (Plymouth) and Alister Betts (Bristol), tickets were purchased and Alister kindly offered to put us up for the night. I seem to recall catching theContinue reading “The Cud Band at The Bristol Thunderbolt ~27th October 2017.”

It’s Stagger Time … Cambridge 105 Radio, Stagger Indie, Rugs come on down!

After the Rugs debut Blame it on me / Voice of a Generation single was released in 2018, we gave a copy of it to our mate Tom Taylor. Tom is one of the DJs on Stagger Indie, Cambridge 105 Radio, a show that goes out live on a Sunday night at 22.00. Stagger isContinue reading “It’s Stagger Time … Cambridge 105 Radio, Stagger Indie, Rugs come on down!”

Introduce Yourself (Example Post)

This is an example post, originally published as part of Blogging University. Enroll in one of our ten programs, and start your blog right. You’re going to publish a post today. Don’t worry about how your blog looks. Don’t worry if you haven’t given it a name yet, or you’re feeling overwhelmed. Just click theContinue reading “Introduce Yourself (Example Post)”

Introduce Yourself (Example Post)

This is an example post, originally published as part of Blogging University. Enroll in one of our ten programs, and start your blog right. You’re going to publish a post today. Don’t worry about how your blog looks. Don’t worry if you haven’t given it a name yet, or you’re feeling overwhelmed. Just click theContinue reading “Introduce Yourself (Example Post)”