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ALASKALASKA - Omeara - GIG GOER - 2019

Live: ALASKALASKA // Omeara, London

In support of their debut album, The Dots, ALASKALASKA filled London’s Omeara with their dreamy, ethereal art-pop. Frontwoman Lucinda Duarte-Holman’s vocals combined with the rhythmic beats and sultry saxophone made for an atmospheric sound that felt like it could transport you to another world altogether.

Dream Wife - Live At Leeds 2019 - GIG GOER

DREAM WIFE // Live At Leeds 2019

Pop/punk rock trio Dream Wife were the perfect start to open the stage at the Leeds Beckett SU. Taking time off working on their next album to drop by Live at Leeds, they were armed with a tree stump from the barn where they have

Childcare - Live At Leeds 2019 - GIG GOER

CHILDCARE // Live At Leeds 2019

London-based four-piece Childcare took to the stage early at Brudenell Social Club at Live at Leeds this year. In anticipation of their debut album which is due at the end of this month, they treated us to a dynamic, riveting performance. Check out the full

Goat Girl - Live At Leeds 2019 - GIG GOER

GOAT GIRL // Live At Leeds 2019

We caught Goat Girl at this year’s Live At Leeds festival. A speedy venue reallocation brought Goat Girl to the Riley Smith Hall in the Leeds University Union, where the stage was big, but not as big as the sounds that the South London post-punk

Black Honey - Live At Leeds 2019 - GIG GOER

Highlights of Live At Leeds 2019

The arrival of Live At Leeds on Saturday the 4th of May officially kicked off festival season, and what a start it was. Although it was not quite festival weather yet, it had music lovers out in full swing. The UK Festival Awards winner in

Local Natives - Oslo Hackney - GIG GOER - 2019

Live: LOCAL NATIVES // Oslo, Hackney

Californian indie rock quintet Local Natives played an intimate sold-out show at London’s Oslo, giving us the first taste of their new album. Local Natives‘ fourth album Violet Street comes a decade after the release of their debut, Gorilla Manor, but has somehow managed to

Indoor Pets - Scala - GIG GOER - 2019

Live: INDOOR PETS // Scala, London

Indoor Pets played their largest headline show yet last week, bringing dirty pop to London’s Scala. The four-piece from Kent released their debut album Be Content last month, much to the delight of long-time devotees, while amassing new fans. With the name-change saga long behind

Live: SWIMMING TAPES // Oslo, Hackney

Swimming Tapes stopped by a packed Oslo in Hackney last week, bathing their East London home in dreamy guitar pop. The band toured the UK (sans guitarist Paddy and instead with Will from support band Blackaby filling in) ahead of their debut album, Morningside, which

Luke Sital-Singh - EartH - GIG GOER - 2019

Live: LUKE SITAL-SINGH // EartH, London

Following the release of his third studio album, A Golden State, singer-songwriter Luke Sital-Singh took to the stage at EartH for a mesmerising performance. Ditching the band that features in his recordings for a stripped-back set, Luke Sital-Singh had the entire audience transfixed, not only