Live Review: The Maccabees at The Leadmill, Sheffield. 21st February 2015

After a long time away and the majority of 2014 spent in the studio creating what will become their 4th studio album, The Maccabees are well and truly back. Last year, they reemerged with a support slot for Kasabian in December but now they are playing on their own merit with their first headline show [...]

Tramlines 2014 Review: Sunday at The Leadmill

Sunday is a much calmer day at Tramlines, there is a chilled atmosphere which makes for a more family friendly environment in the city centre [instead of families being confined to the folk forest] and it's just generally a lot better for people not so bothered about getting insanely drunk. It's probably my favourite day [...]

Live Review: PEACE at The Leadmill, Sheffield.

PEACE, SuperfoodThe Leadmill, Sheffield.19th April 2013.Tonight’s only support act Superfood had a very PEACE vibe going on and went down very well those who arrived early to see them. References to a lot of early 90’s alt/UK guitar bands with one song sounding very much like Garbage. Slow, drawn out vocals, layers of interesting guitar [...]

Live Review: Bastille at The Leadmill, Sheffield. 19th March 2013.

Bastille and To Kill A King.The Leadmill, Sheffield.19th March 2013.To Kill A King played a relatively short set featuring new single ‘Funeral’ which went down well with tonight’s crowd. Dan Smith from Bastille joined the band onstage to play ‘Choices’ a highlight of their set especially for big fans of To Kill A King and [...]