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And So I Watch You From Afar. Photo: Callum Lunn

Live: And So I Watch You From Afar

Callum Lunn gets carried away by And So I Watch You From Afar

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Live: Tash Sultana

Tash leaves a lasting effect on her audience

Photo: Chloe Chaplin @ flickr

Live: Young Guns

Young Guns returned with a performance that showed that, old material or new, their music still has an eager audience

Photo: Spinning Top Music

Live: Pond

Pond rattled through their set rather sloppily without really adding anything to their material

Photo: Press shot

Live: Cast

Cast bring their UK tour to a close with a commanding, anthemic performance

Photo: J.RISTANIEMI @flickr

Live: Joey Bada$$

Joey Bada$$ performs a vibrant and natural set

Photo: The Orb

Live: The Orb

Electronic music veterans The Orb dazzle with an intense, euphoric set

Photo: angela n. @Flickr

Live: The Hold Steady

The Hold Steady’s spontaneous, heartfelt delivery falls on disinterested ears

Photo: Flickr user badjonni

Live: Jagwar Ma

Jagwar Ma show the strength of the current psychedelic revival taking place

Photo: Flickr user weeklydig

Live: Swans

There is something genuinely awe-inspiring about Swans’s ability to completely transform a space through sound

Photo: Press shot

Competition: Jagwar Ma

WIN: Two tickets to see Jagwar Ma plus a signed CD and t-shirt

Photo: Iain Purdie

Live: Heaven’s Basement

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