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The Eternal Relevance of Rock Against Racism – live review"
Rock Against Racism 9th March 2018 Rough Trade Nottingham Over four decades on from its original wave of events, Amy Britton explores Rock Against Racisms eternal relevance. It’s 1976. It is less than ten years since Enoch Powell’s famous “Rivers of Blood” speech. Racist attacks are on the rise, as ethnic minorities in Britain face verbal […]
Various Artists – Losing Touch With My Mind – album review"
Various Artists – Losing Touch With My Mind Cherry Red 3CD/DL Released 29th Mar 2019 In the follow-up to 2016’s Another Splash Of Colour boxset, this time moving to the latter part of the 80s and featuring Inspiral Carpets, The Prisoners and Robyn Hitchcock along with many others, Ian Canty hears the sound of psych […]
“I am The Fall” Martin Bramah interviewed about ‘Live At The Witch Trials’"
“I am The Fall” Martin Bramah interviewed about ‘Live At The Witch Trials’ forty years on. Forty years on from its release, a deluxe edition 3-CD re-issue of the debut album by The Fall ‘Live At The Witch Trials’ is coming out soon on Cherry Reds ‘Fall Sound Archive’ label. Ged Babey spoke to […]
Swimming Tapes: New single news and interview"
Swimming Tapes: New single news and interview. Matt Mead catches up with a couple of members of the band to talk about their new album
CXR: Pee Pee Award – single review"
CXR Pee Pee Award Self released Out now Louder Than War’s Ioan Humphreys reviews the latest release from the inimitable and brilliant CXR. Out of all the bands I’ve discovered in the last year or so, CXR are by far one of my favourites. I reviewed their last release ‘Hard Time Killin Floor Blues’ LP […]