Review: Amber Run @ The Lemon Grove

Arriving at the Lemon Grove just before the doors opened, I was a little surprised to see a relatively large queue. Whilst Amber Run’s lively sounds have, undeniably, brought them success, they are perhaps still on the fringes of mainstream indie and are yet to enter the realm of such names as The Arctic Monkeys or The 1975. But it seems Amber Run have some particularly devoted fans, as would become more apparent as the evening went on. Continue reading Review: Amber Run @ The Lemon Grove

Review: The Amazons @ Exeter Phoenix

It’s a young crowd at the Phoenix who greet the Reading bred 4-piece, The Amazons, on Wednesday 11th October. They released their debut self-titled record in May of this year, which has been described as “shout-it-to-the rooftops, punch-the sky-yell along at the top of your voice storm” by The Telegraph.  They are embarking on a headline tour which sees them hitting spots all over the … Continue reading Review: The Amazons @ Exeter Phoenix

Gig Review: Bombay Bicycle Club at the Great Hall

Monday 17th March saw the wonderful Bombay Bicycle Club stop off here in Exeter on their current tour. The Great Hall is probably not the most exciting venue the London based Indie four-piece have played, but it served its purpose and was a very pleasant surprise for keen fans (such as myself) here at the Uni.   The evening was sold out and the crowd’s energy … Continue reading Gig Review: Bombay Bicycle Club at the Great Hall

Gig Review: All We Are + The Livework Unit at The BikeShed

Sitting in the library desperately trying to concentrate on an essay that’s frying your brain, only to look out the window and realise that at four o’clock it’s nearly dark, is not the best of feelings. In one of my many moments of turning to social media relief, I stumbled across a tweet advertising a gig that night at The BikeShed Theatre, featuring the likes … Continue reading Gig Review: All We Are + The Livework Unit at The BikeShed