• Top 10 of 2017

    In no order other than alphabetical, here is my list: British Sea Power – Let The Dancers Inherit The Party The Horrors – V Idles – Brutalism King Gizzard & The Lizard Wizard – Polygondwanaland Little Barrie – Death Express Laura Marling – Semper Femina Public Broadcasting Service – Every Valley Fionn Regan – The …

  • Little Barrie

    Ten years to the day from when I last tried to see Little Barrie and they played in Torquay. Yes, Torquay, of all places, in the rather recently opened Attic, opposite the sad sight of the closed and boarded up Trents. Perhaps best known for the theme tune to Better Call Saul, Little Barrie are …

  • Semper fidelis

    I can’t recall ever having been to a solo gig before. No opening act or backing band, just Laura Marling with the Lemon Grove stage to herself and three guitars. The wait is long (an hour and half from doors opening), the PA playing Leonard Cohen and the room temperature unusually hot for late March. …

  • Top 10 of 2016

    in-this-light’s top 10 albums of 2016.