Blatant JAG for Last Days of Lorca (Nice Weather For Airstrikes)

My friend Andy got in touch with me on behalf of the label he works with, Nice Weather For Airstrikes, and asked me to post about Last Days of Lorca, one of their bands. LDoL are a self-described post-indie band and currently have a song in Danny Dyer’s new film, Jack Said. I’ve not seen […]

Brighton’s Mass Street Party against war and greed

Brighton locals and other folks with their ear to the ground may have heard about Brighton’s own May Day protests and street celebrations this weekend. Well, the march is well underway, and by the sounds of it is slowly making progress towards EDO MBM’s offices, despite the best efforts of police to stop it. If […]

Gig Review: Parts & Labor, SJ Esau, Lonely Ghosts @ Brighton Prince Albert (20.02.09)

Another gig review within days of the last? Just what the hell is going on here? Does it make up for my total failure to post flash fiction for the past fortnight? Read on for the answers to precisely none of these questions. It’s OIB Records’ second birthday – hurray! To celebrate the occasion they’ve […]

Gig Review: Young Widows, the Plague Sermon, Bear Feet @ Brighton Prince Albert (18.02.09)

It’s been a while since I wrote about a gig on this blog. I often have the desire to do so, but this usually occurs the morning after a show, and at such times I’m usually feeling a little under the weather (a civil euphemism for being stinking hungover). Today I’m either level-headed enough to […]