Home | Magazine | Interviews | Profiles | Live Reviews | Re:View | Features | Reviews | Photography | News | Gigs | Comments
Pennyblack on facebook link Pennyblack on twitter link
Magazine A-Z

Subscribe to our twice monthly newsletter which will keep you informed of new reviews, interviews and radio shows as they go online

magazine home
live reviews
website of the month
album / single reviews

Contact us
If you would like to get in touch, please contact John Clarkson, the editor.

Current Writers
Adrian Huggins
Adrian Janes
Andrew Carver
Andy Cassidy
Anthony Dhanendran
Anthony Strutt
Benjamin Howarth
Bill Gray
Carl Bookstein
Chris O'Toole
Cila Warncke
Daniel Cressey
Dave Goodwin
Denzil Watson
Dixie Ernill
Dominic B. Simpson
Fiona Hutchings
Gillian Fish
Harry Sherriff
Helen Tipping
Jamie Rowland
Jeff Thiessen
John Clarkson
Jon Rogers
Lisa Torem
Maarten Schiethart
Malcolm Carter
Marie Hazelwood
Mark Rowland
Mary O'Meara
Matt Williams
Melanie Smith
Neil Bailey
Nick Dent-Robinson
Nicky Crewe
Paul Waller
Richard Lewis
Sarah Johnson
Tom Fogarty
Tommy Gunnarsson
Tony Gaughan

Current Photographers
Andrew Carver
Anna Gudaniec
Katie Anderson
Matt Williams

Write for us
If you would like to contribute to the pennyblackmusic online magazine, please contact John Clarkson, the editor.

John Clarkson: Most Recent Articles

Broken Records: Interview
John Clarkson speaks to Jamie Sutherland, the singer with much acclaimed Edinburgh-based alternative rock seven-piece act Broken Records about their first album in four years, 'Weights and Pulleys', which they have released on their own label
musicforvoyeurs: Interview
John Clarkson talks to London-based musician and photographer Rick Senley about his brooding guitar/electronic project musicforvoyeurs, and its third album, 'The Curtains Are Opening'
Stella Burns: Interview
In his first full-length interview in English, Tuscany-based musician and front-man with the acclaimed Hollowblue Gianluca Maria Sorace speaks about his Ennio Morricone and Calexico-inspired new project Stella Burns and its debut album 'Stella Burns Loves You'
Cheetah Chrome: Interview
John Clarkson speaks to punk guitarist Cheetah Chrome about his bands Rocket from the Tombs and the Dead Boys, and 'Solo', his new mini-album and debut solo release
Francis Macdonald and Harry Pye: Interview
John Clarkson charts to Glasgow-based musician and Teenage Fanclub drummer Francis Macdonald and London-based artist Harry Pye who have recently started creating music together and whose first release is about French New Wave film director Jean-Luc Godard

Most Recent Reviews

Band Of Holy Joy: A Place Called Home - CDS
Understated and balladic new single from the Band of Holy Joy, which focuses on the escalating housing situation in their native London
Nazareth: Rock 'n' Roll Telephone - CD
Routine and predictable but enjoyable latest album from veteran hard rockers Nazareth, the last to feature original singer Dan McCafferty
Vinny Peculiar: The Root Mull Affect - CD
First-rate literate pop on new retrospective from Manchester-based singer-songwriter and cult artist, Vinny Peculiar
Skinner Group: Back on the Horse - CD
Fantastic debut album from Glaswegian act the Skinner Group, the new band of ex-Hipsway front man Grahame Skinner
Repomen: Vapour Trails - CDS
Imaginative and unpredictable latest EP from Sheffield-based alternative rockers, RepoMen

Email Author
Photo Page

Free Subscriptions
RSS Feed Articles
RSS Feed Reviews
drag this icon into the podcasts library in itunes to subcribe to this show Podcasts

You tube
View Pennyblackmusic writer Sarah Johnson's series of 3 videos taken at the Pennyblackmusic Bands Night on 26/3/2011.

Featuring :
Nick Garrie
Hall of Mirrors
Anthony Reynolds