Gig Review: Everything Everything at O2 Academy Birmingham, 14/11/2015

Supporting their recent album ‘Get to Heaven’, last week Everything Everything arrived in Birmingham, with Stealing Sheep in tow. This was a hugely anticipated gig for me; I was eagerly waiting to find out how they’d pull off songs from ‘Get to Heaven’ live (see my review of the album here). Here’s what I thought of the gig:

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Gig Review: U2 at the O2, 25/10/2015

U2 are, without a doubt and with all poorly-received iTunes incidents set aside, one of the biggest bands in the world. After releasing their controversially distributed but very good album ‘Songs of Innocence’ last year, they announced their first tour since the 360o tour: iNNOCENCE + eXPERIENCE. I went to see the opening night at the O2, here’s what I thought.

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Gig Review: Godspeed You! Black Emperor at Warwick Arts Centre, 22/10/2015

Before entering Warwick Arts Centre on Thursday night, I had not listened to any Godspeed You! Black Emperor, but I knew two things about the band. 1) They are a post-rock band. 2) They are one of the most critically acclaimed live acts in the world. Here’s what I thought of both Godspeed and their support act, Dead Rat Orchestra.

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