Live Review: Lissie (Portsmouth Wedgewood Rooms, 04/12/16)

Written for PORTSMOUTH NEWS. --- Removing electricity from rock to leave behind only the voices and guitars, beckons assumptions that only a raw, atmospheric gloom will remain. On her acoustic tour, Lissie backs this up at least to begin with, during the profane 'Shameless' - its erratic rhythm built from knocking on the wood of her... Continue Reading →


Live Review: Clutch (O2 Academy Bristol, 25/11/15)

Opener ‘X-Ray Visions’ is an answer to a detective, asking what happened in a motel. On the album it might be an insane reply, but live at the sold out O2 Academy Bristol, Neil Fallon has risen from an irritable believer in the paranormal, to delivering a ninety-minute sermon devoted to almost the entirety of latest album... Continue Reading →

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