Black Lights, Manchester Academy 3, Saturday 8 March, Preview
“If Jeff Buckley had been Mancunian, he would have sounded like this”, was one reviewer’s verdict on the Manchester based five piece Black Lights who are bringing their crushing acoustic themed brand of soul to Manchester Academy 3 on Saturday 8 March.  “Full of emotion, a stark beauty,  range and power and purity – potentially […]
The Ruby’s, Sell The Sun At Once & Silhouettes, Recorded
Nigel Carter revisits The Ruby’s Summer of 2013… Looking back on 2012’s successful album, ‘Limelight Parasite’, and the subsequent single, ‘Shake You Free’, I am reminded on The Ruby’s and their superlative singles that carried on the theme of the twisted and contrived love theme that still sees them as musically and lyrically one of […]
Hot Vestry, Tell Me How It’s Done EP, Review
Macclesfield. An unassuming place to the less educated but one which has produced some of the finest musicians of the past 60 years....