Music, Previews

Let’s Talk About…Slam Dunk 2017

Slam Dunk 2017 Preview

Now in the month of May, it is only a few more weekends until the return of Slam Dunk Festival: a three venue fest that brings together the worlds of rock, punk and ska into one day of non-stop music. With such an exciting lineup this year, it is clear that we are set to witness some amazing days of music across Birmingham, Leeds and Hatfield. In preparation, I take a closer look at the stage splits that were announced last month and give you some of the highlights to look out for on the days.

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Live Reviews, Music

Muncie Girls – Cheltenham 2Pigs 27.04.17

Live Review

Published for The Colour of Vinyl

Currently on their 2017 UK tour, Exeter trio Muncie Girls makes a visit to Cheltenham’s alternative club venue 2Pigs: their first visit to the town – excluding their appearance at 2000 trees in 2016.

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Introducing, Music

Introducing… Start the Virago

Album Review

Published for The Colour of Vinyl

Start the Virago was formed back in 2007 as a solo project for West Yorkshire guitarist James Brickles. The band’s demo ‘Start the Virago’, released in 2008, got a revised launch on June 12th 2014, featuring the eleven primary tracks along with new addition ‘Time is a Great Healer’, not featured on the original demo. Titled ‘Re-Start the Virago’, the digital download also provides a bonus song titled ‘Monster’.

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