Category Archives: Gigs & Reviews

Reviews of erm, Gigs!

Another sunny wonderful WOMAD bringing July to a close with a tonne of good music, good company and a barrel of laughs……..full report to follow….

On finishing my last O-level in 1981 I went straight into Manchester and bought myself a record as a treat. The record was ‘Autobahn’ by Kraftwerk. I loved ‘Man Machine’ and was soon to become obsessed with ‘Computer World’ on … Continue reading

This year was my 20th anniversary of working at Glastonbury for FMS who were celebrating their 40th anniversary. The weather was red hot and the medical team saw 4500 patients with only 50 needing to leave the site – a … Continue reading

I wasn’t sure what to expect from an evening with the pre-Fab four but any excuse to be in the same room as Neil Innes should be grabbed with both hands. Anyone familiar with the Beatles story obviously loves the … Continue reading

Got to see the Oh Sees a while ago with Fog in Leeds, so when he suggested a return match in Manchester, both Boy-Lee and I were well up for it – why wouldn’t you be – they are amazing … Continue reading