By: Katie Rice Wednesday night’s gig at The Camden Assembly was full of laughter, soulful tunes, and a great deal of finger-wagging sass. The singer, Tom Walker, delivered ample soul as well as hip-hop beats. The room was electric with emotion as he crooned about
By: Hallam Bullock The indie-pop-punk band from New Jersey have blown up in the last few years. Since posting their homemade music video for their song Maps on YouTube in 2010, the once musical duo are now a four-piece band cramming British pop-punk fans into venues
By: Oliver Webb An eccentric venue, the Oslo, Hackney is situated in a redeveloped railway station and has a Nordic aesthetic. It also serves as a live music venue. I arrived slightly early, only to find the stage area and upstairs bar deserted. After paying
By: Katie Rice Friday afternoon, I was sitting in a cosy little coffee shop in Mayfair when I got a call from the ever-lovely Billie Marten. The seventeen-year-old folk singer graciously agreed to do a phone interview with me prior to her ‘mother of all
By: Oliver Webb On Saturday night, Glaswegian hard-rock band, GUN, performed at Camden’s Underworld, supported by Sweet Crisis and Skam. Situated below the World’s End Pub, Underworld, with its repugnant stench of ale and sticky floors, turns into a night club after hosting live music.
By: Katie Rice On Monday night Irish singer James Vincent McMorrow performed a sold-out show at the Roundhouse. His newest album, We Move, was released just over a month ago. The album can only be described as groovy with a good amount of soul. It
By: Catherine Browne (Latitude Radio) Quotes gently given by: Giulia Ciurleo The venue was a glorious old opera-house come theatre with amazing guilded ceilings. Upon entering The O2 Forum in Kentish Town (may I say it was a breeze avoiding the queue and saying I
By Anna Laura Cavo (Latitude Radio) I have been going to gigs since I was 13, consequently I’ve seen many bands so far, and you might think that I’m not easily impressed anymore. You’re right, but, since the beginning of 2016, there has been one
A single, white spotlight lights up the room, and a silhouette slowly walks on stage to fill it. The blonde, curly-haired figure in the spotlight both sounds and looks more like an angel than a mere mortal.
On the cusp of stardom, the New-York based duo are on their European tour and they bring along with them eccentricity and prodigious tunes. I got the pleasure of having a chat with them before their show at Electric Brixton, London and we talked Beyoncé, success and their relationship with the fans.