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Another Sky - Village Underground London - GIG GOER 2019

Live: ANOTHER SKY // Village Underground, London

London-based quartet Another Sky reached new heights at their Village Underground show this week. It’s almost a year on from their appearance on BBC’s Later… with Jools Holland, and now with two EPs and the honour of playing Huw Stephen’s final ever Maida Vale session

Feet - Clapped Records Night - GIG GOER 2019

Live: FEET // 26 Leake Street, Waterloo

Feet’s own record label, Clapped Records, presented Clapped Night Out – a night of live music, late night DJs, and performance art at the new 26 Leake Street in Waterloo. In anticipation of their debut album, What’s Inside Is More Than Just Ham, due on

Parcels - Somerset House - GIG GOER - 2019

Live: PARCELS // Somerset House Summer Series 2019

Australian electro-pop quintet Parcels played a sold out show as part of the Somerset House Summer Series last week. Now based in Berlin, Parcels released their self-titled debut album in October last year and played London’s Roundhouse shortly after. Their return was clearly highly anticipated as

Weezer - O2 Brixton London 2019 - GIG GOER

Live: WEEZER // O2 Academy Brixton, London

On the hottest day of the year so far, Brixton gave its warmest welcome to Californian rock quartet Weezer. There’s something quite special about seeing a band that was born in the same year as you were. Weezer and I had both shared the same

Foals - Alexandra Palace London 2019 - GIG GOER

Live: FOALS // Alexandra Palace, London

Oxford quartet Foals played their biggest UK headline shows to date in celebration of their fifth album, Everything Not Saved Will Be Lost. It’s been an excruciatingly long wait for the band’s follow up to 2015’s What Went Down, and for our patience, we have

Larkins - Dingwalls London 2019 - GIG GOER

Live: LARKINS // Dingwalls, London

Playing a sold-out show at Dingwalls in the heart of Camden last week, Larkins brought hundreds of fans to the underground venue for a night of unending bops. The indie guitar pop quartet from Glossop relentlessly churned out their anthemic, hook-filled songs with staggering ease.

Yonaka - Heaven London - GIG GOER - 2019

Live: YONAKA // Heaven, London

Alternative rock quartet YONAKA from Brighton played a sold-out Heaven last week, just the night before the release of their hugely anticipated debut album, Don’t Wait ‘Til Tomorrow. Having built such a following over the years on top of a reputation for a raucous live show,

Live: JAMES BAY // London Palladium

Hot off the heels of his heart-rending new EP, Oh My Messy Mind, James Bay took to the stage at the stunning London Palladium. The BRIT Awards-winning, Grammy-nominated singer-songwriter had his older brother, Alex Francis as support, effectively warming up the crowd before the main

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