MoonDuo

I really enjoyed Wooden Shjips when they played the Brudenell 18 months ago, so when Erik “Ripley” Johnson brought his other band Moon Duo to town, I wasn't going to miss out. It was hosted by the Brudenell but in a venue just down the road which was new to me. Left Bank was an ...

Rusby2

I've been wanting to see Kate Rusby for a very long time but never quite got around to it. She's been touring for 22 years so don't ask me why. I felt lucky therefore to get the last 2 tickets for this show and even then nearly didn't go! I first heard 'Drowned Lovers' on Andy ...

SVEcover

Sharon Van Etten was playing 2 nights at the Brudenell and Lee & I originally had  tickets for the Sunday night.......then I went and bought Kate Rusby tickets without realising they were on the same night......but thanks to a re-tweet by Nathan at the Brudenell, I managed to swap them for 2 Sat tickets with ...

BrainsCover

Tonight we were treated to a masterclass in drumming, but more of that later.... When Sledge spied the poster for this gig last week, well, we just had to go didn't we.......and so glad we did....sorry we didn't get there in time to catch X-Ray Cat Trio - next time First up were Dick Venom and the ...

CBcover

Many years ago I missed out on a New Order gig at the Hacienda because I contracted chicken pox. I've been looking forward to seeing Courtney Barnett for a long while so when 'Shingles' hit me, there was no way I was letting this pesky virus stop me from seeing another act I love.....and boy ...