Skinny Lister – The Globe, Cardiff, 13/11/21

Tonight, we are beckoned into The Globe by the sound of sea shanties, chanted with the kind of gusto last heard off some drunken Cornish port in the 1800s. There must be cultural historians out there with less knowledge of the humble sailors’ merry incantation than Bristol’s The Longest Johns who use their know-how toContinue reading “Skinny Lister – The Globe, Cardiff, 13/11/21”

The Magic Gang and The Goa Express – Tramshed, Cardiff, 10/10/2021

Tonight’s gig was originally scheduled to take place in March but, like every good thing in life, was delayed due to COVID-19. The room has been waiting a long time for this gig. First on are The Goa Express from Manchester. Unassuming in tee shirts and jumpers, swigging from cans of Red Stripe, they makeContinue reading “The Magic Gang and The Goa Express – Tramshed, Cardiff, 10/10/2021”

Peter Doherty & Jack Jones of Trampolene- Sin City, Swansea – 18/09/2021

Tonight’s gig is a homecoming gig for Swansea’s own Jack Jones. Looking happy to be on his own turf, adorned in trademark green Fila tracksuit jacket, later joined by a Swansea football shirt torpedoed onto the stage by an enthusiastic audience member, the Trampolene frontman treats us to a choice group of songs and verseContinue reading “Peter Doherty & Jack Jones of Trampolene- Sin City, Swansea – 18/09/2021”

Drool, The Young, Ocean Flaws, Lyena – This Feeling, Kings Cross Water Rats, London – 10/09/2021

You join us on a hot and sweaty Friday night at Kings Cross Water Rats in late summer for, what is for many attendees and performers, the first live gig after COVID-19 lockdown. There is what could be a faint sense of caution in the air with groups of people and couples dotted around theContinue reading “Drool, The Young, Ocean Flaws, Lyena – This Feeling, Kings Cross Water Rats, London – 10/09/2021”