April 2015

Record Store Day at the Inkwell, York

I was delighted to be invited to take some snaps for an in-store gig in aid of Record Store Day, a celebration of independent record stores across the country. The invitation took me to the Inkwell, a tiny shop on Gillygate, in York, where local noise merchants The Franceens played to a crowd packed in like sardines. While […]

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Double Denim Live and Dead Young Records all-dayer at Oporto, Leeds

  On a warm, sunny day in April, Double Denim Live )along with Dead Young Records) put on an absolutely incredible afternoon and evening of live music at what’s becoming one of my favourite venues in Leeds. The day’s lineup comprised no fewer than nine bands, varying from 60s psychedelic to stadium rock: Victors, Almanacs, The […]

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The Barmines single launch at The Wardrobe, Leeds

  What a Friday night this was! I’ve seen local lads The Barmines once before, when they opened for Dexters at The Wardrobe a few months ago. Since then, they’ve played a national tour and this homecoming headliner show attracted a big crowd for the launch of their ‘These Days and Nights’ single. Promoted by the […]

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GeHo Events at Brudenell Social Club, Leeds

I was lucky enough to take some snaps at the Brudenell Social Club for two shows in quick succession: Stockport psychedelic-rock band Blossoms in the main room, followed by raucous indie lads The Sherlocks two days later in the smaller games room. I really like the Brudenell. Tucked away in the student kingdom of Hyde […]

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