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This week’s hottest ticket
The awesome foursome from north London pump out lashings of reverb-heavy indie-grunge-pop, which has earned them critical acclaim and adoring fans up and down the country. This’ll be their biggest home town show to date and a fitting showcase for their superb debut album ‘My Love Is Cool’.Read more
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American singer-songwriter Lissie has toured with Lenny Kravitz and featured on a Snow Patrol album, but her career high so far must surely be her soundtracking a Twinings ad with a cover of Fleetwood Mac's 'Go Your Own Way'. She actually sounds quite a bit like Stevie Nicks, and her own melodramatic, countrified pop-rock songs have a definite smack of the Mac in their ’80s incarnation. If you find yourself regularly driving through California late at night with tears in your eyes, this is for you.Read more
Childhood pals Ollie Knights and Gayle Parijanian, once pioneers of the so-called New Acoustic Movement, get together for another night of impassioned folk revival. They’ll be playing songs from their sixth album ‘Lost Property’, which shouldn’t deviate too much from the easygoing template they’ve laid down since 1999.Read more
This famed guitarist and songwriter wrote the majestic 1971 hit ‘Strawberry Letter 23’ for The Brothers Johnson, and it’s now one of the most sampled songs ever. His genre-bending compositions and record production make him an important musical figure, even though he hasn’t released an album since 1974.Read more