Live Review: Fall Out Boy at Birmingham NIA & Manchester MEN

Fall Out BoyBirmingham NIA & Manchester MEN16th & 17th MarchAfter waiting 8 years to see one of my favourite bands that have been one of the most influential on my life, I knew these shows were going to be a huge deal for me. I experienced some pre-show excitement and set-long fangirling that has not [...]

Live Review: Bastille at HMV Institute, Birmingham. 17th October 2012.

Bastille, Swiss Lips and Jay Brown.HMV Institute, Birmingham.17th October 2012, 6:30pm.First act, Jay Brown, was quite good but the quiet acoustic nature of the songs was a little bit lost through the technical issues troubling the beginning of their set. When Bastille lead singer Dan Smith joined them onstage for one song the crowd's attention [...]