Monthly Archives: November 2013

TTNG make acronyms cool

Obviously I hope the band I’m in brings some exciting times, but if nothing else, it’s introduced my bandmate to Twitter. Following a well-timed tweet from TTNG, a chilled out Friday night turned into an impromptu gig going experience – winner! … Continue reading

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Shellac smash it

I need to educate myself. There are so many bands out there that I should be into, but I’m not yet. Shellac are just 1 of them. It’s not every day you rock up at a gig to see a … Continue reading

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Public Service Broadcasting: Informed – Educated – Entertained

There are some bands you know are going to be amazing live. I just knew At the Drive-In would be amazing as soon as I heard the controlled chaos in their sound. Then there are others you’ve just got to … Continue reading

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Yuck it up

The cool thing about being passionate about music, is that you inevitably start hanging out with other people who are really passionate about it too. I’ve never had the chance to check out Yuck, but after some strong recommendations from … Continue reading

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Visitor: Jonah Matranga is the best guest in Newport

Before I start I need to declare that I am a complete fanboy when it comes to Jonah Matranga. Just when I was getting into the rockier elements of punk I stumbled across New End Original’s Lukewarm on a Rock … Continue reading

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