Review: Goo Goo Dolls, Miracle Pill Tour O2 Academy Leeds

22.02.20 Reading Band Valeras supported Goo Goo Dolls in fantastic fashion with their mix of EMO, R’N’B and flashes of Latino influences. Lead singer Rose Yagmur had an incredible stage presence that was great to watch. Valeras set the mood for the night and the crowd were warmed up ready for the main show. A…

Drab Majesty Live in Tokyo 2020 -Into the PØRTAL

LA-based mysterious duo Drab Majesty played a special show at beautiful Moon Romantic in Tokyo on Wednesday night.  They are recently touring world with their third album ‘Modern Miller’, which was released in 2019 and has been critically acclaimed.  Since this was their first visit to Japan and they played only one night, the venue…

Review: Roam, The Waterfront, Norwich

As their Autumn 2019 tour drew to a close, Roam announced that they would be going back on the road in early 2020. This time they would play a series of gigs in tiny venues allowing fans to get up close. Frontman Alex Costello announced that it was time to play some “small and sweaty”…

Review: Vukovi, Hyde Park Book Club, Leeds

Bristol band Soeur took to the stage at Hyde Park Book Club with their aim to warm up the crowd ready for Vukovi. Soeur easily grabbed the attention of the audience as they stepped closer to the stage whilst moving energetically to the grunge heavy songs. Soeur are set to headline their own shows throughout…

YOKKO – Japan Tour 2019 Tsutaya O-Nest, Tokyo

Swiss rock band YOKKO made a second appearance in Japan and I had a great honor to photograph them again at Tsutaya O-Nest in Tokyo on Tuesday night.  The first time they came to Japan was in 2017 for supporting their second album ‘To the Fighters. To the Boxers’ released in March 2016.  I had opportunity…

Opeth – In Cauda Venenum Tour – Japan

Swedish progressive metal band Opeth have been on the road touring for showcasing their stunning new album ‘In Cauda Venenum’ and their tour stopped by in Tokyo on Friday.  Before the show, the stage set and a huge band logo on the back screen were darkly lit and looked very atmospheric.  That naturally raised our…

MELVINS – JAPAN TOUR 2019 DUO MUSIC EXCHANGE, TOKYO – 19 NOVEMBER 2019

The legendary American band Melvins brought a crazy live show to a sold-out crowd at Duo Music Exchange in Tokyo on Tuesday night.  Their frenetic performance completely blew our mind.  Melvins were formed in Washington in early 1983.  The iconic singer and guitar player Buzz Osborne and the drummer Dale Crover have been constant members…

Reel Big Fish – Birmingham

“Hey, everybody lets go, downtown to the ska show!” – Reel Big Fish skank into Birmingham on their UK tour Birmingham saw Reel Big Fish bring ska-punk tunes and massive energy as they stopped by at Digbeth’s O2 Institute on their tour. With support from Spunge and Lightyear, the American band packed out the venue…

Aurora – O2 Institute, Birmingham

Aurora is a Norwegian singer, songwriter and record producer who has been creating and releasing her own music since 2012. She began to rise to fame after her cover of the Oasis song “Half the World Away” was used as the backing track for the John Lewis Christmas Advert, this was all at the age…

Squeeze – Nottingham

Squeeze have been on the road since mid October on their brand new ‘The Difford and Tilbrook Songbook 2019’ tour along with support act Heaven 17. We were there to capture the attention of a packed Theatre Royal in Nottingham over the weekend. As you can see from the setlist below, the show lasted over…

Of Monsters & Men – Birmingham

Mellow tunes and positive vibes as Of Monsters and Men make a return to the UK After 4 years, British fans were delighted to see Of Monsters and Men make a return to the UK on their first tour since 2015. The night saw an amazing lineup with support from the popular Black Honey. Kicking…

JP Cooper – Birmingham

JP Cooper is a British singer, songwriter who has been making music since 2012.He peaked in 2016 when he was featured on Jonas Blue’s Single “Perfect Strangers” which peaked at number 2 in the UK singles chart! He released his debut album in October 2017 “Raised Under Grey Skies”. Since this, he has toured around…

Conor Maynard – O2 Institute, Birmingham

Conor Maynard is a British singer songwriter and Youtuber born in Brighton. He rose to fame in 2012 after his debut album Contrast was released in the July. He has supported bands such as The Vamps across the UK in his early career but has now branched off onto his own live shows. Conor had…

New Hope Club, Birmingham

New Hope Club is a British pop trio who formed in 2015. The boys are Reece Bibby, Blake Richardson and George Smith. They were signed to The Vamps record label Steady Records after their cover of ‘Wake Up’ was posted to Youtube. They’ve supported The Vamps on tour since 2017 and still tour with them…

Amber Run – Birmingham, 6th October 2019

Amber Run is a band that does not disappoint, live or on their records… Upon first entering the 600 capacity room at the O2 Academy, Birmingham it was evident that this was going to be an intimate show and wow, that it was. Kicking off with “Neon Circus” taken from their new album “Philiophobia” the…