Laura Theis – Interview One of the highlights of this year’s Folk Weekend Oxford (the tickets part of my Christmas present to my boyfriend) was coming across the very talented and exciting singer/song writer Laura Theis, so I was delighted when she agreed to this interview (and when my boyfriend brought her album Badass Snow White). Me: […]

Dan Sealey from Merrymaker – The Interview Following they’re fantastic gig organised by Village Folk at The Lawns Hotel in Chellaston, South Derbyshire on 28 January, Dan Sealey lead singer of Merrymaker and former bass guitarist of Ocean Colour Scene (aka OCS) agreed to be interviewed for our website. Me. How did Merrymaker come about? […]

Human League – 3 December 2016, Steel Hall, Sheffield The Human League are my favourite band and this is the 10th time I have seen them live so this post will be slightly bias but it will be the first time I’ve seen them live in their home town whilst I live in the same […]

Regina Spektor – 10 November 2016, Albert Hall Manchester I was late coming to Regina Spektor’s music, first discovering her through her song “Us” on the film soundtrack of “500 Days of Summer” and then through my boyfriend who is a fan (apparently we have all her albums in our house somewhere), but my love […]

All Saints “Red Flag Tour” – 15 October 2016, O2 Academy Sheffield As a teenager in the 90s, “Never Ever” was the song of the decade and All Saints were the girl band I wanted to be part of, and their debut self-titled album was my most played cassette. Two decades later their new album […]

Jungle Lion – 30 April 2016, The Club House, Sheffield You know a band is good when you go to see The Wailers (Bob Marley’s legendary backing band) at Sheffield O2 Academy in November 2015 and much prefer the support act, Sheffield’s very own king of the jungle and ska sensation Jungle Lion, which is why […]