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 coast city hosted the band at the Wedgewood Rooms, a small venue for such a huge spectacle.

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Lust for London

It’s funny how things happen. How an opportunity to go see an amazing one of a kind gig at a beautiful venue in your country’s capital just falls into your lap. I was barely aware of Iggy Pop’s Post Pop Depression tour and then all of a sudden I had landed myself a ticket to his show at Royal Albert Hall. Not only was I going to see a musical legend, no matter how leathery his stomach, Josh Homme had something to do with it and would be on that stage, doing what he does best (and oh my did he do it well).

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LIVE REVIEW: Lucy Rose @ Winchester Discovery Centre (Acoustic tour)

Here’s a piece I did for Vulture Hound: http://vulturehound.co.uk/2016/01/lucy-rose-solo-tour-live-review/

A gig in a library? Are you sure? Lucy Rose talks about how doing this solo tour “is a bit peculiar”, but it definitely works in her favour, with her show at Winchester’s Discovery Centre proving to be a uniquely intimate affair.

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