My Top 20 Tracks of the Year, 2017

As is tradition for Indiecisive, it’s New Year’s Eve and the last of the big end-of-year lists is here – My Top 20 Tracks of 2017. This is always the hardest list to rank, and so many excellent songs didn’t make the cut – it’s been a fantastic year for music from bands both old and new. Without further ado though, let’s get this list started…

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My Top 10 Gigs of the Year, 2017

2017 has been positively laden with gigs up and down the country, from stadiums to bars. Normally this end of year list would be a rundown of just the top five, but there have been so many worthy gigs this year that first here’s a quick rundown of numbers ten to six…

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Gig Review: Radiohead at Emirates Old Trafford, 04/07/2017

One year on from their ninth full-length album ‘A Moon Shaped Pool’ and 20 years on from the seminal ‘OK Computer’, Radiohead are back on tour again, stopping off in Manchester for their only UK (non-festival) date of 2017. Originally intended to be 2 gigs at the Manchester Arena, the concerts were combined into one at Emirates Old Trafford, a massive venue with a 50,000 capacity. Perhaps not the most natural of venues for a concert, but the band made it shine.

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A Look Back On… Thom Yorke’s ‘The Eraser’

Today marks a decade since Thom Yorke released his first full length solo album, ‘The Eraser’. Being the frontman of a band as highly regarded as Radiohead meant that this album was going to be up against some pretty tough scrutiny – did Thom pull it off, and if so, does it still work today?

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