Category Archives: Festivals

Cegvera – Creations (Dirty Filthy Records Nov 2017)

My forays into the world of doom have rarely taken me further than Ufomammut or, more recently, Monolord, and as a result any meaningful comparisons I have to offer when reviewing Bristol band Cegvera’s Creations EP are therefore likely to … Continue reading

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Kozfest 2015

I thought the six-month wait for commencing my Liverpool Psych Fest review was bad, then I discovered this lurking in the drafts folder! Oh well, let’s see what I can remember… Kozfest has become a regular fixture in my calendar, … Continue reading

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All Tomorrow’s Parties 2.0 – Curated By Stewart Lee

ATP 2.0 finally came and went, when many must have been wondering if it would happen at all, or if it would be worthy of the association with the legendary events of lore (oh how I yearned to attend at … Continue reading

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Liverpool International Festival Of Psychedelia 2015

Damn, I am so lazy, I can’t believe I allowed almost six months passed before I wrote the first sentence for this draft! Oh well, the upside I guess is that this will be mercifully brief given the state of my … Continue reading

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Fuzz Club Festival – London Fields Brewery 13/14th Nov 2015

Having fallen well behind with my reviews I am going to try and keep this one brief, which is entirely in keeping with the size and duration of this excellent and unexpected end to this year’s festival season for me … Continue reading

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2015 Lists

  10 Albums: Fuzz – II Minami Deutsch – Minami Deutsch Rosy Finch – Witchboro Hills – Frid Carlton Melton – Out To Sea Sundays & Cybele – Heaven Blown Out – Jet Black Hallucinations Gnod – Infinity Machines Wand – … Continue reading

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End Of The Road 2015

So, before we get into any of the 10th birthday stuff or the acts, let’s first discuss the weather, which varied between very acceptable and perfect in my humble opinion. Golden shafts of sunlight across the North Dorset countryside saw … Continue reading

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Raw Power 2015

Ostensibly I went to Raw Power 2015 on the Sunday to see just five bands: Blown Out, Hey Colossus, Kawabata Makoto & KK Null, Black Bombaim and finally The Cosmic Dead. However, due to a nifty bit of scheduling on the part of the … Continue reading

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Liverpool International Festival Of Psychedelia 2014

After last year’s excellent – and I mean really excellent – festival, this year’s was eagerly anticipated from the moment when the early bird ticket confirmation arrived in my inbox. A hotel was booked well in advance upon the recommendation … Continue reading

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End Of The Road Festival 2014

On paper this festival shouldn’t really have worked for me… a three-day music festival with three complete newbies in tow, a beast of a tent to erect and all of this topped off with an on-going CFS/ME relapse. However, the … Continue reading

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