Tag Archives: Ben Howard

Ben Howard @ Symphony Hall, 21 January 2019

There is an escapist essence that has forever permeated Ben Howard’s music. With the ability to create explorative sonic tapestries Howard’s music is a breathtaking getaway form the mundane, so it is no shock that he has over the years amassed quite a following. His newest release, Noonday Dream, is a body of work that […]

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Ben Howard @ Civic Hall, Wolverhampton, 4th December 2014

I’ve been looking forward to tonight and it appears that I’m not the only one, as  The Civic in Wolverhampton was full tonight for  Ben Howard’s sell out show. By the time I arrived the room was already packed out with people pretty much stuffed into every corner. The evening starts with the lights dimmed to almost […]

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Ben Howard Announces 2015 UK Arena Tour

Ben Howard is pleased to announce details of his biggest UK headline shows to date for the Spring. Following the release of his critically acclaimed second album, ‘I Forget Where We Were’ which debuted this weekend at number 1 in the UK, Ben will play seven arena shows in April, including a night at the […]

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Ben Howard + Daughter @ Birmingham HMV Institute – 29th February 2012

Releasing his debut album Every Kingdom is September of last year; 23 year old Ben Howard has had a relatively speedy and effective rise in the public eye through exposure on daytime radio and word of mouth among music fans alike. Residing from Devon, his mixture of folk, catchy melodies and dark lyrics, he was […]

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Hippo Campus @ o2 Institute,18 February 2019

Since I last saw Hippo Campus play in Birmingham (supporting Modest Mouse in 2015), they have not returned to Birmingham, […]

Holy Holy – Tony Visconti and Woody Woodmansey @ Town Hall, 13 February 2019

When I last reviewed the Holy Holy show in 2015 link here I stated it was the best gig of the […]

Hanson @ Symphony Hall 11 February 2019

As someone who spent the 90’s making create-your-own Beatles scarves out of old curtains whilst my peers were crying over […]

Hoobastank + Buckcherry + Adelitas Way @ o2 Institute 10th February 2019

Tonight is bitterly cold again, no ice needed in our drinks, I’m not really sure what to be expecting from […]

Blue October play o2 Institute 22nd February

It has been a while but Blue October are returning to Birmingham later this month.  The Platinum-selling Texas-based band, are […]

The Murder Capital + The Cosmics + Bad Girlfriend @ Sunflower Lounge, 5th February 2019

The late pick-up on this gig combined with a very busy weekend meant that I was unprepared and unresearched for […]