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Monthly Archives: April 2014

Photo:  Cristiano Maia

Live: The Pretty Reckless

The Pretty Reckless come across as trying a bit too hard

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Album: Kylie Minogue – Kiss Me Once

There are no words strong or grotesque enough to describe the jaded horror of this monstrous album

Photo: Iain Purdie

Interview: Heaven’s Basement

Alister Pearson talks with Heaven’s Basement about touring down under, their origins and their future

Photo: Iain Purdie

Live: Heaven’s Basement

Heaven’s Basement don’t anything more than we’ve heard on record

Photo: Bianca Boorer

Live: Nina Nesbitt

Nina Nesbitt is a natural talent at such a young age

Photo: Dale Harvey

Live: Johnny Foreigner

Johnny Foreigner live up to fan expectations

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Live: Goldfrapp

Goldfrapp display a range of qualities

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Live: Marmozets

Marmozets bring the noise and the hooks to The Deaf Institute

Photo: George Bailey

Live: Ásgeir

The land of fire and ice erupts with yet another fantastic musical export

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Interview: Liz Green

Cordelia Milward talks with Liz Green about her cynicism, genre defying music and the superiority of her live performance

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Interview: Manchester Orchestra

Ruby Hoffman caught up with Manchester Orchestra’s vocalist Andy Hull at the tail end of their UK tour; a few hours before the band play a gig at Academy 3 in a series of more intimate shows before their planned return this the autumn to play at the Ritz

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Interview & Live: Canterbury

Ruby Hoffman sits down and chats to Canterbury prior to their headlining gig at the Deaf Institute