I first came across Jim White on a 2001 Uncut compilation which contained the extraordinary song ‘The Wound That Never Heals’ – what kind of dark twisted mind sings songs like that? Jim White, that’s who! It was a nice surprise then to have him open up with an upbeat song about how everyone from ...

One of Bobs recent 'InnerThursday' sleeves on the QUIMS Facebook page was Paul Haigs 'Chain' LP. Playing 'Something Good' made him wonder why it wasn't a smash hit....which led to tonights theme. Cheese and crackers and beer and tunes and an impromptu quiz from the back pages of the Guinness book of hit singles..... which ...

For a band that’s been going 40 years – Wire still sound like young upstarts, with maybe a touch of finesse now and again. A great blend of mostly new tunes (but some lovely old ones - three girl rhumba!!!) to a full house…..they went down a storm. Bob the Chiropodist

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Public Service Broadcasting are back with their LP about the decline of the Welsh Mining Industry. Their set has grown in scale and ambition as their popularity has blossomed. Boosted by a bass and brass section they have a beefier sound. 3 albums in, they still find room in the set for old favoutites like ...

I've said it before and I'll say it again - Jeffrey Lewis never lets you down - Another great gig bursting with passion and humour and wonderful songs with new arrangements - the guy's a genius! This was our first time in the new room at the Brudenell - at first it felt a bit.....square - ...