Review: Kasabian at The O2 Arena

  The final stop of my 2017 gig marathon was with Leicester boys Kasabian at The O2 Arena in London. I was sat in the front of the disabled section on the ground floor, left of the stage, which was exciting. I was expecting the speakers to deafen me but it was surprisingly ok. The… Continue reading Review: Kasabian at The O2 Arena

Review: Royal Blood in Bournemouth

Tonight was the turn of Brighton rock duo Royal Blood at the Bournemouth International Centre (BIC). Mike and Ben started the show with their single Lights Out from their second album How Did We Get So Dark.  They then continued playing more tracks from that album and from their self titled debut album. I loved all the improvisation… Continue reading Review: Royal Blood in Bournemouth

Review: Scouting For Girls in Bournemouth

I would have to admit out of the mammoth of gigs this year, this is awarded as my guilty pleasure show of the year. Scouting For Girls, the pop-rock boy band from London, performed at the O2 Academy in Bournemouth. They entered the stage to the Rocky theme tune which I thought was highly amusing. … Continue reading Review: Scouting For Girls in Bournemouth

Review: The Kooks in Cardiff

For this gig I took the plunge and travelled to the Welsh city of Cardiff which is the current home of my best friend. Alternative rock band, The Kooks, were playing at the Motorpoint Arena in the city. Luckily the venue was walking distance from the hotel but as it was winter, we had to… Continue reading Review: The Kooks in Cardiff

Review: The Pigeon Detectives in Portsmouth

The day was Tuesday, 31 October 2017 and it was the beginning of my autumn/winter marathon of music gigs. First on the list were The Pigeon Detectives at the Wedgewood Rooms in Portsmouth. This show was particularly special as it was celebrating the 10th anniversary of their album, Wait For Me which they played in… Continue reading Review: The Pigeon Detectives in Portsmouth