Single cover for Disassociator by Lucky Number You

Disassociator by Lucky Number You – Single Review

Released on 7th January, Disassociator is the debut single from Birmingham based trio Lucky Number You. The band started out in 2020 as a studio project with one aim, to produce a full LP while being locked down in their […]

John Ruskin, Study of dawn - the first scarlet on the clouds (1868) © Ashmolean Museum, University of Oxford

Skyscape Worcester

Featuring the brooding, the beautiful and the serene, Skyscape at Worcester City Art Gallery and Museum explores how some of Europe’s most famous artists have captured the sky in their paintings. Running 29 January to 26 March 2022,Skyscape includes masterpieces […]

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Sittin’ (on the Dock of the Bay) by Weak13- Review

Weak13 are a guitar, bass and drums three piece hailing out of Birmingham/ Black Country. Describing themselves as ‘low-tuned punk metal terror’ their take on the Otis Redding classic Sittin’ (on the Dock of the Bay) is the third of […]

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James Harris: Christmas EP – Review

James Harris is based in the Black Country and spends his time writing songs and singing – amongst other creative endeavours. With the time allowed by the pandemic Harris has been creating highly personable songs on a near industrial scale; […]

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From the Jam & The Selecter – Gig Review

From the Jam & The Selecter at Cheltenham Town Hall 10th December 2021 Growing up In the 1970s, a double A-sided single was to be treasured and highly valued. Out of respect to The Selecter, this tour should have been […]

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Synthetic Ecstasy by Elkapath – Single Review

Elkapath are Synthetic Gothic Rock band from Gloucester. Their new single, Synthetic Ecstasy, is heavy goth rock, hugely influenced by the likes of Nine Inch Nails, the Prodigy, Birthday Massacre and Korn (according to their blurb) but you will certainly […]

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Freaky Beaky | Turning recycling into an art form

Every now and again you come across a small independent concern whose philosophy and commitment make a lasting impression. Sarah Leake’s, memorably titled Freaky Beaky is one such creative force. A one family movement who fashion art from redundant artefacts […]

EP cover for Peter With Rosie Christmas Eve

Peter With Rosie-Christmas Eve – EP Review

The streets are alive with the hustle and bustle of the seasonal fayre, shoppers max out credit cards in a bid to secure that all elusive last minute gift for granny, employees rustle around in the back of wardrobes for […]