Kings of Leon – Because of the Times || VH 10 Albums at 10 (#6)

Kings of Leon – Because of the Times || VH 10 Albums at 10 (#6)

I recently wrote a retrospective review of Kings of Leon's third album Because of the Times, as part of Vulture Hound's 10 Albums at 10 series. As you can probably guess it takes a look at ten albums from ten years ago, my choice being a Kings of Leon classic, with the likes of 'Knocked [...]

Sundara Karma – Youth Is Only Ever Fun In Retrospect || VH Album Review

Sundara Karma – Youth Is Only Ever Fun In Retrospect || VH Album Review

The debut album from Sundara Karma came out the other day and it is a massive moment for the band, definitely not one to be missed. Check out my 4* review over at Vulture Hound: http://vulturehound.co.uk/2017/01/sundara-karma-youth-is-only-ever-fun-in-retrospect-album-review/ Follow me on Twitter and Instagram for more updates, and make sure to follow Vulture Hound too: Facebook // Twitter x

By The Sea – Dreamland, Margate || Live Review

By The Sea – Dreamland, Margate || Live Review

Here's a piece I recently wrote for Vulture Hound, find it on the site here: http://vulturehound.co.uk/2016/10/by-the-sea-festival-dreamland-margate-festival-review/ Last year saw Margate’s newly re-opened amusement park, Dreamland, host Hot Chip and Foals as headliners for the first ever By The Sea Festival. The seaside town put on two nights of shows, with its success sparking interest for [...]

The Wytches – All Your Happy Life || Album Review

The Wytches – All Your Happy Life || Album Review

Here's a piece I recently wrote for Vulture Hound. Find it on the site here: http://vulturehound.co.uk/2016/09/the-wytches-all-your-happy-life-album-review/ The Wytches have come full throttle with their second album All Your Happy Life, taking on a grungey note of psychedelia and inviting us in to a warped world of mayhem. With main inspiration coming from their changed perspective [...]

Submariner – The Talking Heads, Southampton || Live Review

Submariner – The Talking Heads, Southampton || Live Review

Here's a piece I wrote for Vulture Hound a little while back. Find it on the site here: http://vulturehound.co.uk/2016/09/submariner-the-talking-heads-southampton-live-review/ The relocation of The Talking Heads in Southampton has definitely served the venue well – easier to find, closer to the train station, open for business more than ever. Bands pour in and out of this [...]

LIVE REVIEW: Warpaint @ Wedgewood Rooms, Portsmouth

LIVE REVIEW: Warpaint @ Wedgewood Rooms, Portsmouth

Here's a piece I wrote for Vulture Hound a little while back. Find it on the site here: http://vulturehound.co.uk/2016/07/warpaint-portsmouth-wedgewood-rooms-live-review/ Four piece indie band Warpaint returned to Portsmouth for the first time in years to play an exclusive warm up show before their set at British Summer Time in Hyde Park the following day. The south [...]