Category: Happening

  • Happening: Reverence Valada 2016

    Happening: Reverence Valada 2016

    Wow! Is it really that time again, already…? The first line-up announcement for the 2016 instalment of Reverence Valada, has left me grinning like a Cheshire cat. I had no idea, when I saw my beloved Killing Joke at the Roundhouse in London just a few weeks ago, that I’d get to see them again…

  • Live Review: 3AM & The Dead-End Alley Band, Zwolle

    Live Review: 3AM & The Dead-End Alley Band, Zwolle

    Every now and again, a band comes along that compels you to move heaven and earth to see them play live – 3AM are one such band. “3AM it’s the solo project of Chino Burga (La IrA de Dios, La Garua, Necromongo, Los Entierros, Black Saqras, Espira) based on riffs, loops and a lot of…

  • Tour News: Lisbon Psych Fest – Second Bands Announcement

    Tour News: Lisbon Psych Fest – Second Bands Announcement

    The second band announcements have been made for the 2016 edition of Lisbon Psych Fest, produced by Killer Mathilda; LISBON PSYCH FEST 2016 | Teatro do Bairro | 15 & 16 de Abril Day 15/06 – Chui Wan (CN) [bandcamp width=100% height=120 album=977344914 size=large bgcol=ffffff linkcol=0687f5 tracklist=false artwork=small] GANSO (en) [bandcamp width=100% height=120 album=685710527 size=large bgcol=ffffff linkcol=0687f5 tracklist=false artwork=small]…

  • Live Review: Fuzz Club Festival – Day 2

    Live Review: Fuzz Club Festival – Day 2

    Day 1 of Fuzz Club Festival had set the bar impossibly high. There had been 6 outstanding performances on Friday, the promise of 8 more on Saturday was a dizzying prospect. The dizziness is quickly reigned in, with the inevitable news that Wall Of Death, understandably, would no longer be joining us. The sickening reality…

  • Live Review: Fuzz Club Festival – Day 1

    Live Review: Fuzz Club Festival – Day 1

    By my reckoning, this is something like my 23rd post in connection with Fuzz Club Records. For those of you familiar with this blog, this will come as no surprise. To those fledgling acolytes, I would urge you to seek out that which will make you whole again – just as Fuzz Club did for…

  • Happening: Fuzz Club Festival – London Fields Brewhouse, 13th-14th November

    Happening: Fuzz Club Festival – London Fields Brewhouse, 13th-14th November

    Only 10 more sleeps to go, only 10 more sleeps to go, only 10 more sleeps to go… My 3rd and final teaser for the historic, mould-breaking Fuzz Club Festival at London Fields Brewhouse on the 13th & 14th of November, featuring THE KVB, CAMERA, THE TELESCOPES, 10,000 RUSSOS, NEW CANDYS, THROW DOWN BONES, THE MYRRORS , LOLA COLT , SONIC JESUS, MUGSTAR, THE CULT OF DOM KELLER, RADAR MEN FROM THE MOON, THE…

  • Happening: Fuzz Club Festival – London Fields Brewhouse, 13th-14th November

    Happening: Fuzz Club Festival – London Fields Brewhouse, 13th-14th November

    Only 22 more sleeps to go, only 22 more sleeps to go, only 22 more sleeps to go… In my second of 3 tantalising teasers for the upcoming Fuzz Club Festival at London Fields Brewhouse on the 13th & 14th of November, featuring THE KVB, CAMERA, THE TELESCOPES, 10,000 RUSSOS, NEW CANDYS, THROW DOWN BONES, THE MYRRORS , LOLA COLT , SONIC JESUS, MUGSTAR, THE CULT OF DOM…

  • Happening: Fuzz Club Festival – London Fields Brewhouse, 13th-14th November

    Happening: Fuzz Club Festival – London Fields Brewhouse, 13th-14th November

    Only 30 more sleeps to go, only 30 more sleeps to go, only 30 more sleeps to go… Anyone who has been paying even scant attention, that includes you at the back with the pointy hat on, will have noticed my zealous adoration for all things Fuzz Club – if you haven’t, please leave quietly…

  • Happening: The Jaguar Club – UK Tour

    Happening: The Jaguar Club – UK Tour

    From a Press Release by those lovely people at A Badge of Friendship; Bearing comparison to the likes of Future Islands and Band Of Horses, The Jaguar Club have continued their love affair with 80s New Wave with brand new track ‘The Last of Night’. Having released their EP ‘Close‘ this year, the New York…

  • Happening: Cardinal Fuzz – Sonic Attack at Liverpool International Festival of Psychedelia, Saturday 26th September

    Happening: Cardinal Fuzz – Sonic Attack at Liverpool International Festival of Psychedelia, Saturday 26th September

    This weekend sees Cardinal Fuzz in full flight with their Sonic Attack at Liverpool International Festival of Psychedelia on Saturday 26th of September. 4 parts of the enviable Cardinal Fuzz roster, in the shape of elemental forces of nature – The Heads, Cult Of Dom Keller, Kandodo 3 and Dead Sea Apes will grace the…