Event Reviews

San Fermin – Jazz Cafe, London

rooklyn baroque pop eight piece San Fermin descended on London Town on Monday evening to demonstrate their creativity and surpassable musicianship as a unit. Following the release of their sophomore release ‘Jack Rabbit’ the group went about recreating the majestic LP in all its textured glory for the revellers gathered...

Jungle at The Ritz, Manchester

he psychedelic shimmery of Jungle’s self-titled debut LP on Richard Russell’s XL Records has infiltrated the UK chart market over the past six months, with considerable success. Jungle’s brazen, falsetto-led take on neosoul with minimalistic pulses and echoed dub crunches are melodically impeccable; you’d think the seven-piece collective from...

Chet Faker – Soup Kitchen

I’m sat in the office block I call work as I write this intro, my time better spent on Chet Faker than on rewritten articles concerning the up and down micromanagement of the country’s corrupt financial sector. There’s a man on my left drilling something integral to the building...

Radio 1 Essential Mix 20th Anniversary – Warehouse Project

Written for Ticket Arena Since it’s conception in 1993, BBC Radio One’s Essential Mix has played host to some of the finest DJs and producers on the planet. Not only does the show appreciate the staple names in electronic dance music; it’s forte is to recognise and expose fresh...

Welcome to the Warehouse – Warehouse Project

Written for Ticket Arena  One of the most anticipated weekends in Manchester, is, of course, the opening of The Warehouse Project. And no wonder, with line-ups that include some of the best DJs, producers and musicians around, the venue is packed to the rafters week in week out. Tonight...