Category Archives: Emo

5 Albums for an Aussie Road Trip

I usually blog about gigs, and I think that’s because it’s a specific moment in time where I connect with music. It’s an occasion that’s only matched by getting blown away by a track or album you’ve never heard before, … 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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Appleseed Cast: the emo kid harks back

I first got into the Appleseed Cast about a decade ago. I’d just got into New End Original and Jimmy Eat World, and I was trying to find out more about this “emo” scene they were part of. That led … Continue reading

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Let go with Letlive

I’ve hit the big 3-0, but my mellowed out music tastes have yet to affect the predominantly heavy stuff I end up seeing live (I’m listening to Johnny Flynn’s Country Mile whilst writing this after a stressful bit of work … Continue reading

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Go Big Performance from Jimmy Eat World

It’s taken me a couple of weeks to write this post. Part of that’s because I’m lazy, but also because I’m a bit of a Jimmy Eat World obsessive. I’ve been a fan for years but the point’s been reached … Continue reading

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