Lonely The Brave live @ Cambridge Junction

Written by Kim SimmonsPhotos by Kane Howie Saturday 12th January 2019 Cambridge is a well known location around the world thanks to the beautiful landmarks such as the university and its various sites around the area, tourist attractions, and even the work of remarkable visionaries including the late, great theoretical physicist that was Stephen Hawking….

The Magpie Salute at The Garden Hall, Tokyo

The American rock band The Magpie Salute came to Japan for promoting their first album “High Water I” which was released in August 2018. It was a great honor to witness and photograph their show. The Magpie Salute was formed in October 2016 by former The Black Crowes guitarist Rich Robinson. And the band also…

Eve 6 at Gramercy Theatre

On Sunday December 16 Eve 6 made the final stop on their self titled 20th anniversary tour at The Gramercy Theatre in New York City. A heartfelt nostalgic end to a tour celebrating the bands debut self entitled album. For a night, young and old fans were brought back to the first time they heard…

The Quireboys – Waterfront Studio, Norwich. 13th Dec

Words and Photos by Mark Stimpsonhttps://www.instagram.com/markstimpson/https://www.markstimpsonphotography.co.uk/ I discovered The Quireboys late on in their career and had wanted to see them perform live for some time. The evening was billed as “Unplugged”. I wasn’t sure if this was by choice or as a result of the band having much of their equipment recently stolen.  Either way…

Midnight North – Jersey Shore

On a cold wintery night at the Jersey Shore, Midnight North continued their East Coast tour at The Wonder Bar in Asbury Park. As the long winter months roll in a little of that west coast sound took over this tiny beach bar for the night. They had support from The People’s Blues of Richmond…

From The Jam – 40 Years and counting.

From The Jam, play to Nottinghams  Rock City last night, celebrating 40 years (1977 – 2017). With support from Nine Below Zero. With around 1800 guests attending the All Mod Cons Tour, From The Jam really did put on an incredible show in Nottingham. With former The Jam bassist Bruce Foxton and legendary vocalist &…

Katie Melua live at the Concert Hall

Nottingham Concert Hall played host to Katie Melua on Monday night for a very chilled evening of light music. Supported by Keeva, a young lady of a similar singing style, who on her Instagram says “I try to write songs that make grown men cry. The kindest thing.” She was received warmly by the audience…

Sister Sparrow & The Dirty Birds, Live

Photos & Words by Zachary Belfer On Saturday December 1st Sister Sparrow & The Dirty Birds brought their gold tour to Irving Plaza In NYC. Supported by Rad Trads and The U.S. Americans a rainy Saturday evening was full of great music. A sister sparrow show is very much a family affair. The relaxed feel…

Magnum – 27th November The Norwich Waterfront.

Last week, Mark Stimpson made his way down to The Norwich Waterfront to capture Magnum in all their glory, reliving old memories as well as creating new ones.  Check out how Mark thought the gig went, followed by some incredible images as usual! “I first saw Magnum in the mid 1980’s following the release of…

Wandering Hearts, Arts Club Liverpool

2018 has been one hell of a year for Wandering Hearts and their performance at Liverpool’s Arts Club last night showed exactly why. It goes without saying the groups harmonies are beyond incredible. AJ, Tara, Chess & Tim have a perfect blend of vocals that light up the room. The band played a jam packed…

Dave Matthews Band Opens Fall Tour in Columbus OH to Packed House

The Dave Matthews Band (DMB) kicked off their 10-city fall tour at Ohio State University’s Schottenstein Center on Tuesday night. The two and a half hour show introduced Columbus fans to the band’s new album “Come Tomorrow” (released in June and debuted at number one on Billboard’s top 200) and covered some well known and…

Bullet For My Valentine! Home town glory!

Its been one hell of a tour for the Bullet for My Valentine lads, and it came to an end this weekend with an incredible show to a packed out Motorpoint Cardiff. But what made this extra special was that it was a hometown show! Pyro’s, confetti, energy and a screaming crowd! What a great…

Razorlight: Back on the road this December!

Its been 10 years since Razorlight released their last album, but on October 26th they brought out Olympus Sleeping, which features new single ‘Carry Yourself’ as well as previously released tracks ‘Got To Let The Good Times..’, ‘Japanrock’, ‘Sorry?’ and ‘Olympus Sleeping’. This new Razorlight material has been described by The Independent as sounding like…

Fujifilms latest camera X-T3 in action

Saltwater Sun, Blushes, San Pedro’s Vision and Spiral Eyes EBGB’s 22 Sep 2018 and review of Fujifilms latest camera the X-T3 Warren Millar armed with his new Fujifilm X-T3 took on Saltwater Sun’s gig at EBGB’s on Saturday Night. First up on stage where local band Spiral Eyes who warmed the punters up with an…

Feis Festival comes to Liverpool

A powerful line up of Irish Music Legends including Shane MacGowan, Van Morrison and Imelda May come together for Vince Power’s Feis Liverpool.  The big event took place on the world famous Liverpool waterfront with the main stage situated right in front of The Liver Building. The biggest celebration of Irish Culture in Liverpool certainly…

Tune-yards, Attenborough Centre Brighton – 16 Beasley St

Tucked away on the Sussex Uni campus, the Attenborough Centre for the Creative Arts is an unlikely looking gig venue. Originally a Grade II listed building, its geometric design stands out amongst the flurries of snow invading Brighton. Inside there’s a beautifully designed auditorium which quickly fills up for a much anticipated performance from Tune-yards. The brainchild…