Day: 1 April 2020

Sofa Sessions

Sofa Sessions

The Royal Oak in Alcester The March Singer/Songwriter Sofa Sessions at The Royal Oak in Alcester promised an evening of diverse talented artists and it did not disappoint! The monthly sessions showcase artists who write and perform their own songs […]

SLAP Mag News round-up April 2020

SLAP Mag News April 2020

The Obvious Bit… Obviously the Covid-19 outbreak has had a massive and devastating impact on the local, national and international music and arts scene and it’s difficult to find some positivity at this time. With all venues being ordered to […]

Rich Hall

Rich Hall – in the Vern

Forum Theatre, Malvern – 27 March 2020 When it involves my infatuation with live comedy, much like Romeo in his pursuit of Juliet, I am not afraid to flout the stalking laws. Following one such love-in with a seasoned comedian […]

Matt Woosley

Matt Woosey Band at Malvern Cube

Matt Woosey, Saturday 7th March 2020, Malvern Cube I’ve had the pleasure of seeing Matt live innumerable times over the years; playing electric and acoustic sets, solo or two-tone with Dave Small, and at many album launches across the country. […]

Wille and The Bandit

Wille & The Bandits and Troy Redfern

10th March at Guildhall Gloucester It goes without saying, I’ve been an avid follower of ‘The Bandits ever since they fled the Cornish beaches and bars and found their way into my ‘patch’. The music that those three dreadlocked hippies […]

The Good The Bad, The Insane - Joe Wheldo

The Good, The Bad, The Insane – Joe Wheldon

Single Review Joe Wheldon’s, second single is rather impressively three combined opportunities to present his song writing maturity, to aurally experiment and a chance to proudly cement his new electric sound. For the wise in the music business, “difficult second […]

Evesham Festival of Words

Evesham Festival of Words

First of all, in these worrying times, I hope you are all well. First of all we have a Spring Literary Quiz for you.  Do feel free to pass on to family or friends.  Many thanks to new Steering Group […]

Mister Camel - Normally - Single

Mister Camel – Normally

Single Review You may know the two protagonists behind Mister Camel, Paul Sewell and Mark Willmore as founder members of Worcester indie-pop faves, Sideways Glance. Following a bout of inactivity due to such typical life issues as babies, relationships and […]

Euan Blackman - Think about You Single

Euan Blackman – Think about You

Single Review – Think about You by Euan Blackman Here comes Euan Blackman… just 18, fresh faced and debuting with all the swank and swagger afforded by youth and, yes, defiantly confident enough to release his first single on Friday […]