Live Review: Thumpers & Cut Ribbons at Leadmill, Sheffield. 24th May 2014.

A gig I’ve been looking forward to for absolutely ages was finally here and after releasing a wonderful debut album just a matter of days before it seemed like the stage was set for a very special Thumpers gig on this Saturday night in the Steel City.The second band on that night was the absolutely [...]

Live Review: Foxes at Leadmill, Sheffield. 23rd May 2014.

After successfully impressing hoards of people with her great vocals and musical ability featuring on tracks with acts like Rudimental and Fall Out Boy, it has created a mass of excitement around Foxes. That was echoed clearly by the packed out Leadmill crowd encompassing everyone from young teenage fans to older, middle aged groups all [...]

Live Review: To Kill A King at Leadmill, Sheffield. 28th October 2013.

To Kill A KingLeadmill, Sheffield28th October 2013After being introduced to To Kill A King through Bastille, I instantly fell in love with their gorgeous songs, beautiful tonality and great, unique vocal harmonies. They are a band I have seen live once before, supporting Bastille, and they were great. They have an upbeat folky tempo to [...]

Live Review: Tame Impala at Leadmill, Sheffield. 2nd November 2012.

Tame Impala, Young Dreams.The Leadmill, Sheffield.2nd November 2012, 8pm.The first act to take to the stage tonight sounded like a pared down Tame Impala crossed with early days Vampire Weekend. Young Dreams played around 8 songs and seemed quite humbled by the reaction of the crowd by the end of their set. For a pretty [...]

twenty. [part 2]

Firstly, sorry for the unimaginative blog title post, sitting writing dissertation proposals does nothing for your creativity. Secondly, I was going to post this last night but due to a severly dodgy internet connection this post is a day late, but anyway here goes.This week has been really really good. On Thursday it was my [...]