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From The Archives – Review: The Clash – ‘London Calling’

What is Punk music? Punk is often thought of as a loud, aggressive and stripped down sound, frequently performed by people who only loosely grasp the title of “musician”. Yet Punk is so much more than that, as The Clash...

/ 8th November 2013

Coffee House Sessions 2013: Mark Hole @ DSU’s The Lobby, 31/10/2013

Hilarious and dramatic, London based singer-songwriter Mark Hole visited The Lobby at De Montfort Students’ Union last Thursday (October 31), and brought an amazing array of songs and stories with him as the Coffee House Sessions came to town once...

/ 6th November 2013

Last Month – Live Review: Selena Gomez @ London HMV Hammersmith Apollo, 08/09/2013

 The crowd at the Hammersmith Apollo required only the presence of the Disney princess, Selena Gomez to get them dancing off their seats, during her first ever world tour! The Sunday night began with the supporting act, The Vamps, warming...

/ 25th October 2013

Live Review: Passenger @ Birmingham O2 Academy, 10/10/2013

No fancy light show, no band, no gimmicks. Just a guitar, an amp and a mic. That’s all Mike Rosenberg – under the stage name Passenger – needed to impress Birmingham’s O2 Academy. In a set of old, current and...

/ 16th October 2013

Live Review: Fleetwood Mac @ London O2 Arena, 24/09/2013

In 2011, I felt like the luckiest person in the world for being able to see Brit-pop icons Pulp headline Reading festival. Earlier this year I felt even luckier when I witnessed The Rolling Stones headline the Pyramid Stage at...

/ 2nd October 2013

Feature: Harry’s September Music Highlights

September has been another month of interesting news for the music industry! From rumours of leaked songs to new tours! Let’s take a look at some of the news this month: 10. Eurovision to tackle ‘bribery’. It’s become the running...

/ 29th September 2013

Live Review: The 1975 @ Birmingham HMV Institute, 18/09/13

Having taken the UK by storm after incredible storm, The 1975 arrive at the HMV Institute in Birmingham on their THIRD sold out tour of the year, this time armed with their self-titled, chart-topping debut album.  After a hugely busy...

/ 20th September 2013

Live Review: Macklemore & Ryan Lewis @ Birmingham O2 Academy 1, 11/09/13

Double denim, shiny suits and fur coats were worn with pride last Wednesday (September 11) in Birmingham. If you think I’m talking about the gay pride festival, you’re wrong! The one and only Ben Haggardy, aka Macklemore, and Ryan Lewis...

/ 18th September 2013

Barclaycard Mercury Prize 2013: And the Nominees are…

The Mercury Music Prize may not be the most well-known honour that can be bestowed on a band, but lately it’s been said by more than a few people that the artists being nominated for the title are getting more...

/ 12th September 2013