Dismiss any thoughts of 80s pop band plugging away – last two albums from the 2007 reformation of the original Blow Monkeys are top drawer.
Tag Archives: London
The Taylor Hawkins tribute concert: Wembley
A remarkable day and a unique experience at Wembley Stadium to celebrate and remember the life of Taylor Hawkins, the late Foo Fighters’ drummer.
The Rolling Stones live in Hyde Park
My gig of the year so far. Delivered in every way and I was amazed at how good these old boys are.
Guns N’ Roses live at Tottenham Hotspur Stadium
A chance to see Guns N’Roses live in the UK, maybe the last chance. Axl Rose struggles to hit the highs but no one really minds.
Kings of Leon live in London
How do The Kings of Leon sell out two nights at London O2 Arena? Somehow they do and I’m here for the first of those.
The Flaming Lips live in London
An extraordinary show with an inflatable monster and rainbow, a flying bird toy and a bubble that the lead singer performed a significant part of the set from. All is normal for a Flaming Lips show it seems.
Killing Joke live in London 1980 to 2022
Last night of the tour for Killing Joke at the iconic Hammersmith Apollo. A 59th birthday treat for the grey haired gig goer.
Bauhaus return – Live at Ally Pally
The father of goth and his original Bauhaus are live in London. The bats have left the bell tower and a grey haired gig goer is there to see it.
Nick Lowe – Nell’s Jazz and Blues Club
Nick Lowe in the relaxed setting of Nell’s Jazz and Blues Club, as part of a string of dates at this West Kensington venue.
Skids in Islington
Grey haired gig goers out in force for the Skids as they bound onstage in Islington