6Music Festival 2017

Last night I spent the evening watching clips from the 6Music Festival recorded in Glasgow last month and so I thought I’d better type up a few words about the first night which I attended.

Steve Mason Alive at The Barbican

This year marks 20 years since The Beta Band released their first EP, so it was with much excitement that I headed off to The Barbican last week to watch Steve Mason playing a career defining set.

Will Carruthus’ Playing The Bass With Three Left Hands

I loved Erik Morse’s Dreamweapon book from 2004 on the story of Spacemen 3 and Spiritualized. Although I saw both bands several times each I would never have classified myself an obsessive but when I finally picked up a copy of this book it coincided with Jason Pierce’s Acoustic Mainlines tour which just completely blew […]