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MARTIN AND ELIZA CARTHY | LIVE PREVIEW

MARTIN AND ELIZA CARTHY | LIVE PREVIEW

Theatr Mwldan, Cardigan, Tue 21 Feb; Wyeside Arts Centre, Builth Wells, Wed 22 Feb Legendary ballad singer and guitarist Martin Carthy and his two-times Mercury nominee daughter Eliza perform material from their first joint album, 2014’s Moral Of The Elephant. Martin has more than 40 albums under his belt, and his settings of traditional songs […]

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DON BROCO | LIVE PREVIEW

DON BROCO | LIVE PREVIEW

Great Hall, Cardiff University Students Union Sat 10 Feb Don Broco will be bringing their funk-infused rock to Cardiff Students Union this month, promoting their ambitious new album Technology. “We were one of the first bands ever to play in the Tramshed. Before that, I remember selling out Clwb Ifor Bach a couple of times,” […]

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CHRISTINE TOBIN | LIVE PREVIEW

CHRISTINE TOBIN | LIVE PREVIEW

Royal Welsh College Of Music & Drama, Cardiff Tues 6 Feb Poetry and music make compelling bedfellows. Irish-born, New York-based jazz vocalist and composer Christine Tobin has dedicated the last five years of her career setting music to the poems of Pulitzer Prize-winning Paul Muldoon’s verse. The pair were invited to perform a collaborative piece […]

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THE CRIBS | LIVE PREVIEW

THE CRIBS | LIVE PREVIEW

Tramshed, Cardiff Tue 16 Jan The Cribs have a blue plaque dedicated to them on the Wakefield Walk Of Fame. Why bother touring when you share such an accolade with Barbara Hepworth and perennial cruise-line worrier Jane McDonald? Surely, they might as well just quit whilst they’re ahead? Despite calling their most recent album 24-7 […]

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PARAMORE | LIVE PREVIEW

PARAMORE | LIVE PREVIEW

Motorpoint Arena Cardiff Thurs 11 Jan After an elongated hiatus, Paramore are set to head out on the third instalment of their current tour in support of latest offering, After Laughter, kicking off at Cardiff’s Motorpoint Arena. It could be said that Paramore, as a group, were once the epitome of noughties alt-rock (think 2007’s […]

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THE SPOOK SCHOOL | LIVE PREVIEW

THE SPOOK SCHOOL | LIVE PREVIEW

Le Public Space, Newport Fri 15 Dec The Spook School are at the forefront of the UK’s present-day queer punk scene. By breaking the boundaries of the gender binary, they are providing a call to arms to those who feel confined by societal constructs to do the same. It could be said that some pseudo-DIY […]

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MARILYN MANSON | LIVE PREVIEW

MARILYN MANSON | LIVE PREVIEW

Newport Centre Fri 8 Dec After a recent spell on the sidelines with an injury, caused by a falling stage prop, goth overlord Marilyn Manson will be back on top form when his Heaven Upside Down tour hits Newport Centre in December for a pre Christmas treat. After catching the eye of Trent Reznor  in the […]

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DECEMBER-JANUARY | LIVE MUSIC LISTINGS

DECEMBER-JANUARY | LIVE MUSIC LISTINGS

FRIdAY 1 DECEMBER Abba Arrival Acapela, Pentyrch, Cardiff. 8pm. Info 029 2089 0862. Tribute band. Sold out. RAl Lewis + Kizzy Crawford + Zim Voices St John’s Church, Canton, Cardiff. 7pm, £15/£12.50 adv. Info 029 2056 2022. Annual Christmas gig by Welsh folk-rocker Lewis, plus pals. Tonight’s show sold out well in advance but there’s […]

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PULLED APART BY HORSES | LIVE PREVIEW

PULLED APART BY HORSES | LIVE PREVIEW

Sin City, Swansea Tue 5 Dec Pulled apart by horses: a gruesome means of torture and dismemberment that can’t have been a barrel of laughs. Pulled Apart By Horses: a riotous quartet who bring a great deal more pleasure than pain, but do still leave you feeling bruised and brutalised (albeit just about in one […]

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CHUCK PROPHET & THE MISSION EXPRESS | LIVE PREVIEW

CHUCK PROPHET & THE MISSION EXPRESS | LIVE PREVIEW

Clwb Ifor Bach, Cardiff Mon 20 Nov Californian singer-songwriter Chuck Prophet first rose to notoriety in the mid-1980s when he joined LA country rockers Green On Red for their second album, Gas Food Lodging. Having struck out on his own as a solo artist from 1990 onwards, Prophet has continued a successful career as a […]

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