Live Review: The Blackout at Engine Shed, Lincoln. 1st November 2011.

The Blackout and We Are The Ocean. Engine Shed, Lincoln. 1st November 2011, 7pm. We Are The Ocean are one of the hardest working bands in the British alternative scene having notched up a hell of a lot of live shows whether it’s on their own tours, at festivals or the years they have spent [...]

Live Review: Hyro Da Hero @ Hit The Deck Festival 2011.

Hyro Da Hero @ Hit The Deck Festival.Rock City, Nottingham.3:45pm, 17th April 2011.For the fourth act on of the day the room suddenly went from half empty to heaving with people all there to see what all the hype was about for rock rapper Hyro Da Hero. After appearing on The Blackout’s single ‘Higher and [...]

Live Review: The Blackout at Hit The Deck Festival 2011.

The Blackout @ Hit The Deck Festival.Rock City, Nottingham.17th April 2011, 8pm.As it got closer to 8pm the packed main room in Nottingham’s Rock City was filled with a buzz of excitement about the band about to take the stage. Merthyr Tydfil’s The Blackout have gone from strength to strength over the past couple of [...]

Live Review: My Chemical Romance at Capital FM Arena, Nottingham. 19/2/11.

My Chemical Romance, The Blackout.Capital FM Arena, Nottingham.19th February 2011, 7pm.The Blackout bounded onto the stage and kicked straight into ‘ShutTheFuckUppercut’, a song guaranteed to well and truly wake the audience up if they weren’t already in the party spirit. Next up was a new song ‘Ambition Is Critical’ followed by ‘This Is Why We [...]