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EP Review – Nothing Is Nothing – Alcuna Wilds

British Dutch atmospheric trip rock band Alcuna Wilds create massive records that undulate with transfixing tempos and melodic lyrics. Intermixing a slew of sonic elements including ambient breathy synths, sombre vocals and rock tinged drum patterns each song is a layering of sound that is simple yet complex. Released on 25th January Nothing Is Nothing […]

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Alcuna Wilds + The Courtesy Group for Actress and Bishop

January 31st see the return to the UK of Dutch/UK Trip-Rock band ALCUNA WILDS, much likened to Portishead, who we reviewed on 23rd Feb 2017 when they supported noiseniks THOUGHT FORMS. A successful UK tour saw them well received and making good friends along the way. Support for this gig comes from local band THE […]

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Thought Forms @ ScaryCanary, Stourbridge, 23rd February 2017

Thought Forms played ScaryCanary in Stourbridge this month supported by Alcuna Wilds and Outlander. Mark Veitch and Chris Bowley were there for Brumlive.com Question: How many Birmingham bands does it take to change the batteries in an effects pedal. Answer: There are no bands in Birmingham with effects pedals because Outlander, tonight’s openers have ALL […]

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Three Band Line-up for ScaryCanary

23rd of February sees a very special three band line-up at Stourbridge’s art space venue of ScaryCanary. Sharing a label with BEAK>, KVB and 65DaysOfStatic probably gives you some idea of what to expect from Wiltshire three piece Thought Forms but for those unaware then imagine the soundtrack to being lost in an otherworldly desert […]

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Nick Cave @ Symphony Hall, 17th June 2019

As a man of a certain vintage, I still go to gigs feeling like a youngster. Rarely am I out […]

Foals @ Digbeth Arena, 16 June 2019

For two nights in a row Digbeth Arena was packed with fans ready to witness one of the finest live […]

Taking Back Sunday @ Birmingham O2 Institute, 13 June 2019

With an extensive tour to celebrate twenty years as a band, New York emo-pop band Taking Back Sunday are feeling […]

10 Unmissable Acts at Barn on the Farm 2019

With the ten year anniversary approaching, Barn on the Farm celebrates the momentous occasion with an epic line-up that intertwines […]

Wallows @ O2 Institute, 10 June 2019

American indie post-punk rock band Wallows haven’t been around for long, but their lack of years has not stopped them […]

Villagers & Pat Dam Smyth @ Hare and Hounds, 9 June 2019

Every once in a while you see a performance by a band that makes you re-evaluate their entire back catalogue. […]