Sounds from the Other City 2015, Live, Review
Sun. Salford and Sounds from the Other City (SFTOC). 2015’s exhibition of talent was as inspired as any. Each arena embodied a distinctively beatnik baring. Now Wave’s takeover of the iconic, medieval terrain of St Philips Church – towering within its stature, the venue is one of Salford’s primary historical hotspots – fused seismic artists […]
July Days, Eagle Inn, Salford, Live
“Manchester,” July Days’ lead guitarist Andrew Moroney declared. “You gave us all these great bands and shit and what do we give you? Fucking Rolf Harris.” Sold. It’s never too soon. But this musical flirtation with our shores easily permeates when the Melbourne raised indie-rock quartet occupy Salford’s Eagle Inn stage. Brazen, impulsive and persuasive, […]
David Gray, The Lowry Theatre, Salford, Live
As comebacks go, the news that Jamie T is backing gigging has been met by wild responses across all variants of social media. One comeback however that appears to have gone almost completely unnoticed is that of Mancunian David Gray. World renowned for his eccentric heading bouncing and gritty Northern vocals that hover above a […]