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STATUS QUO | LIVE REVIEW

STATUS QUO | LIVE REVIEW   St David’s Hall, Cardiff, Wed 29 Nov Late 2016 saw the authors of numerous rock classics suffer the loss of an invaluable member, guitarist and close friend to sepsis, leaving a large void in the state of Status Quo. Listening to their audience, however, the group came to understand […]

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BETSY | LIVE REVIEW

BETSY | LIVE REVIEW   National Waterfront Museum, Swansea, Thurs 23 Nov On occasion, some musicians choose to perform at venues that are normally overlooked or thought to be unavailable for certain styles of music. Nestled on the front of Swansea Bay lies the National Waterfront Museum, one of the largest educational attractions at the […]

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NEWTON FAULKNER | LIVE REVIEW

NEWTON FAULKNER | LIVE REVIEW   Y Plas, Cardiff University Students Union, Mon 20 Nov The long line winding its way out of Y Plas was visual proof that Newton Faulkner, who’s been committing himself to his musical career for 12 years, is still proving popular enough to keep filling up venues across the UK. […]

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ROYAL BLOOD + AT THE DRIVE-IN | LIVE REVIEW

ROYAL BLOOD + AT THE DRIVE-IN | LIVE REVIEW   Motorpoint Arena Cardiff, Mon 13 Nov Maybe it’s just early-onset senility, but with every passing day the world seems increasingly bewildering, baffling and downright incomprehensible. And little could seem more bewildering, baffling and downright incomprehensible to me than the running order of tonight’s bill. To […]

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EMELI SANDE / CALUM SCOTT | LIVE REVIEW

EMELI SANDE / CALUM SCOTT | LIVE REVIEW   Motorpoint Arena Cardiff, Sat 21 Oct Calum Scott and his band, first up on Emeli Sande’s Long Live The Angels tour date in Cardiff, successfully warmed up the continuously growing throng with a number of his own tracks and covers. Becoming well known in the music […]

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STRAY FROM THE PATH | LIVE REVIEW

STRAY FROM THE PATH | LIVE REVIEW   The Globe, Cardiff, Mon 9 Oct Leftist metallic hardcore group Stay From The Path have burned a fiery trail through the years. With their on-the-nose political tracks growing in intensity with every new album, the quartet’s latest tour took them back to their roots in small-capacity venues […]

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INSIDE OUT FESTIVAL | PHOTOGRAPHY

INSIDE OUT FESTIVAL | PHOTOGRAPHY

Buzz went along to witness the fun at Inside Out Festival in Cardiff. photos NATHAN ROACH

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JOHN LEGEND | LIVE REVIEW

JOHN LEGEND | LIVE REVIEW   Motorpoint Arena Cardiff, Tue 19 Sep Sat almost an arm’s length away from the stage, it was a fantasy-full set for this reviewer, absorbing John Legend’s mastery on the piano and his phenomenal ability to perform. JL opened with I Know Better, the first song on his new album: […]

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BLINK 182 | LIVE REVIEW

BLINK 182 | LIVE REVIEW   Motorpoint Arena Cardiff, Mon 3 July There are kids here, there are teenagers here and there are middle aged people dressed as teenagers here. That can only mean one thing. Blink 182 are here. It’s not quite California here in Cardiff tonight, but it is pretty warm this evening […]

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JESS GLYNNE | LIVE REVIEW

JESS GLYNNE | LIVE REVIEW   Parc Y Scarlets, Llanelli, Sat 3 June As a pretty keen rugby fan and follower of the Ospreys, I should be quite familiar with the location and atmosphere at Parc Y Scarlets, but shamefully I must admit that this is my first visit to the home of current PRO12 […]

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