Thursday, October 17, 2019
Home Music Music Reviews

Music Reviews

Lucinda Williams: Picturedrome, Holmfirth – live review

Lucinda Williams Picturedrome, Holmfirth August 1st 2019 At a sold-out Holmfirth Picturedrome, nestled in the picturesque surroundings of the Pennine hills, we are treated to a celebration...

My Time Volunteering: DYSTOPIA987

DYSTOPIA987 Manchester International Festival 2019 Location: Secret (Later revealed to be Mayfield Depot Arch 7) Dates: 17th - 19th July 2019 When Louder Than War's film reviewer Jonathan...

Various Artists – Big Stir Singles: The Second Wave – Album Review

Various Artists - Big Stir Singles The Second Wave Big Stir CD Released 1st August 2019 New compilation bringing together tracks from Big Stir's Digital Singles Series and...

ARGH KiD: Exclusive Interview!

Our kid Wayne 'AF' Carey catches up with ARGH KID on his tour and where the band are at.

Rosalie Cunningham: Night People,  Manchester – live review

Along with the startling cover graphic of her new album, the “live and electrified with her groovy new group” billing spoke volumes when Rosalie Cunningham came to town.

Gomez: O2 Ritz, Manchester – live review

After last year’s run of shows celebrating Bring It On, Gomez returned to Manchester Ritz in support of their follow up album, Liquid Skin.

Splendour Festival 2019 – Nottingham – live review

Splendour Nottingham 2019 - Festival review. Manic Street Preachers, The Specials and All Saints headline the popular midlands music festival

Jenny Lewis: RNCM, Manchester – live review

Jenny Lewis RNCM, Manchester July 28th 2019 Over a decade on from the demise of Rilo Kiley, and on the back of her finest solo album, Jenny...

Haiku Salut: The General – album review

Haiku Salut: The General Secret Name LP/CD/DL Available 2nd August 2019 Acclaimed trio Haiku Salut return with their fourth album which is an original soundtrack for the...

HIDE: Hell Is Here – Album Review

Warning  - Sharing the album cover image on Facebook may result in a '24 Hour Ban' warning... as we at LTW have just discovered.  Album...

Rock The City Festival, Bucharest – live review

Rock The City Festival, Bucharest 22 July 2019 We ventured to the beautiful city of Bucharest, to take in its special blend of 19th century domes...

Welcome to the Village Festival 2019 – live review

Leeuwarden's Welcome to the Village festival continues to be a warm inclusive and adventurous festival with large dollops of the wyrd.





Neighbourhood Festival 2019 – Manchester – Review

Will Metcalfe and Nigel Carr spent most of the day in Manchester checking out some of the best the city had to offer at Neighbourhood festival

The Beatles announce reissue of all 46 singles

The Beatles will be with us for least they were good...

J. Warwick Sweeney: Hardy Tree A Doctor’s Bible – book review

J. Warwick Sweeney: Hardy Tree A Doctor's Bible Bracketpress Out Now Memoir of pioneering addiction therapist...

Throbbing Gristle announce more reissues

Throbbing Gristle announce the next phase of their reissues series with the release of Part Two: The Endless Not, TG Now and A Souvenir of Camber Sands, out on CD and limited edition vinyl on 13 December 2019.

WATCH THIS! The Murder Capital great new video for ‘More Is Less’ plus 2020 tour dates

LTW faves The Murder Capital have announced a new video for ‘More Is Less’ plus new European tour dates for 2020. The band’s acclaimed debut album ‘When I Have Fears’ (reviewed here on LTW) was top 20 in the UK and number 2 in Ireland and yet more evidence of the great musical era we are in the middle of.