Wednesday, September 18, 2019


Nitin Sawhney: Dystopian Dream – album review

Dystopian Dream is a good album, but not Sawhney’s best

Eels: The Complete Dreamworks Collection – box set review

Eels: The Complete Dreamworks Collection (UMC) LP Box Set Out Now  8/10 Charting the early part of an incredible career, filled with emotion and at times unnerving yet...

Dave Gahan & Soulsavers: Angels & Ghosts – album review

This is an album of feeling and passion and undoubted class.

Laurence Jones | Red Butler: Grimsby – live review

Blues, that's a dying art surely? You might think so but an evening at The Yardbirds with Laurence Jones and Red Butler shows that there's plenty of life left in the genre yet. idp reviews

Recent Ace Records Releases by Ian Johnston – August 2015

Recent Ace Records Releases by Ian Johnston – August 2015

Blind Fever Band: Sooner or Later – album review

Blind Fever Band - Sooner or Later (Self Released) CD | DL 7/10 "Sooner or Later" is the debut full length release by up and coming festival favourites Blind...

Liam McClair: Rooftop Live, Northern Quarter, Manchester – interview and review

Liam McClair is playing 'Rooftop Live' on the top of an old Victorian building on Stevenson Square, Northern Quarter, Manchester. He is a young singer /songwriter from Wilsmlow in Cheshire with a sublime voice and songs to match.

OBN III’s: Cluny, Newcastle – Live Review

Having heard the rumours that OBN III's were the real deal, we just couldn't resist checking them out. Our conclusion is they certainly are the real deal!

Melody Gardot: Currency Of Man – album review

The album is just a little too polished and in need of a little rawness.

Swamp Delta |The Loaded: The Tin, Coventry – live review

This is straight from the Rock’n’Roll swamp, distilled with Sour Bourbon and bad bad drugs. These guys aren’t playing around, they channel the primal spirits of the music we love and blast it out at us, hard, fast and nasty.

Dommengang: Everybody’s Boogie – album review

pure rock ‘n’ roll, nothing more nothing less

Charles Dexter Ward and the Imagineers: Love, Death and Time Travel – album review

they’ve lived a hundred lives already, caught in the cycle of madness they have been swept up in. A cyclone of music so primal and heartfelt that it will never leave you the same.





Flight Brigade: Chased By Wolves – album review

Seven-piece Flight Brigade deliver their second album that combines some of the familiar with a glossier eighties vibe.

Sound City Ipswich 2019 – preview

Sound City Ipswich takes place on Friday 4 October. Keith Goldhanger will be attending. Hosting...

LIFE : A Picture of Good Health – album review

LIFE - A Picture of Good Health (Afghan Moon/PIAS) Out 20th September CD/LP/DL/Streaming A Picture of Good...

Win tickets and more for London Tattoo Convention

To celebrate the 15th anniversary addition of the UK’s biggest and best-loved The London Tattoo Convention, London’s Tobacco Dock on 27th-28th-29th September 2019 is giving one of Louder Than Wars readers as change to winner a Golden Ticket for the event – worth £300.

Jason and the Scorchers |Kentucky Headhunters |Dan Baird and Homemade Sin: O2 Ritz, Manchester – live review

Jason & The Scorchers | The Kentucky Headhunters |Dan Baird & Homemade Sin O2 Ritz,...