I’ve signed up for a triathlon

I’ve signed up for a triathlon

Naturally not one to do anything by halves, I’ve signed up to compete in my first triathlon. At this premature stage in the proceedings, I’m not sure whether I am motivated by endorphins or whether I am just in the process of going completely mad. There’s only one way to find out. - When in [...]

gigs: NME Awards Tour 2015, Newcastle

gigs: NME Awards Tour 2015, Newcastle

With the shock departure of The Amazing Snakeheads from the prestigious NME Awards Tour in association with Austen, Texas; it was up to The Wytches to fill the gaping hole, alongside dynamic duo Slaves, the controversial Fat White Family and of course, headliners, Palma Violets, at Newcastle's O2 Academy, on Saturday 21st February. With openers [...]

gigs: Jamie T, Newcastle

gigs: Jamie T, Newcastle

Silence fades: the man returns. Before teenage prayers were answered earlier this year with the surprise release of singles 'Don't You Find' and 'Zombie' and thirsts for a new album were quenched with Carry On The Grudge; it was feasible to believe that Jamie T may have stopped breathing. However, on November 3rd 2014, a crescendo of [...]

gigs: DMA’s @ O2 Academy Newcastle

gigs: DMA’s @ O2 Academy Newcastle

It’s ever-so-often that a main headliner’s hand-picked support band wipes the floor and blows everything out of the water for the rest of the night. On Thursday 6th November, Manchester’s Courteeners took up residency at Newcastle Upon-Tyne’s O2 Academy and brought along the surprising support of Australia’s own DMA’s. Casually chugging beer and performing to [...]