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Anthony Dhanendran: Most Recent Articles

Millions Like Us – The Story of the Mod Revival 1977-1989: Profile
Anthiony Dhanendran looks at excellent new box set, 'Millions Like Us', which compiles together tracks of many of the lost bands of the late 1970s and 1980s Mod Revival
Half Man Half Biscuit: Ten Songs That Made Me Love...
In our series, in which our writers write about ten songs that made them love a favourite band or artist, Anthony Dhanendran writes about his favourite songs by satirical rockers and John Peel favourites, Half Man Half Biscuit
Coal Porters: Union Chapel, London, 16/2/2014
Anthony Dhanendran watches bluegrass outfit the Coal Porters play a gripping set at an afternoon gig at The Union Chapel in London
Glass Spider Band: Under the Bridge, London, 17/12/2013
Anthony Dhanendran finds the reunion of the Glass Spider Band, Davie Bowie's 1987 world tour backing band, crowd-pleasing but best left in the past at a show in the strange circumstances of Under the Bridge in London
Glenn Tilbrook: Blackheath Halls, London, 14/12/2013
Anthony Dhanendran watches Squeeze front man Glenn Tilbrook play an excellent set in front of a group of dedicated fans at Blackheath Halls in london
A Hawk and the Hacksaw: Luminaire, London, 12/11/2006 22/11/2006
Adem: Electric Ballroom, London, 11/5/2004 17/05/2004
Adem: Interview 13/06/2004
Adem: Union Chapel, London, 25/8/2008 20/06/2008
All Tomorrow's Parties: Camber Sands Holiday Centre, 22/4/2005-24/4/2005 24/04/2005
All Tomorrow's Parties: Camber Sands, Sussex, 12/5/2006...14/5/2006 25/08/2006
All Tomorrow's Parties: Minehead, Somerset, 27/4/2007...29/4/2007 15/04/2007
Beautiful New Born Children: 93 Feet East, London, 16/1/2006 08/01/2006
Billy Bragg: Roundhouse, London, 4/3/2008 22/03/2008
Black Keys: Scala, London, 23/5/2006 23/06/2006
Butcher Boy: Cecil Sharp House, London, 1/1/2012 15/01/2012
Candidate: Interview 22/11/2002
Clearlake: Islington Academy, London, 14/7/2006 26/08/2006
CMJ Festival: New York, 20/10/2008...25/10/2008 24/11/2008
Coal Porters: Union Chapel, London, 16/2/2014 23/02/2014

Most Recent Reviews

Old Man Luedecke: Tender is the Night - CD
Witty and country folk/pop on fifth album from award-winning Nova Scotia-based artist, Old Man Luedecke
History of Colour TV: Emerald Cures Chic Ills - CD
Extraordinary debut album from shoegazing-influenced Anglo-American Berlin-based act, the History of Colour TV
Grinderman: Grinderman 2 RMX - CD
Unessential collection of remixes of Nick Cave's side project Grinderman's second album
Phil Martin: Before We Go To Paradise - CD
Largely effective solo debut album from English musician Phil Martin, who has adapted several classic poems and set them to music
Barry Adamson: I Will Set You Free - CD
Uninspiring initially, but ultimately fascinating and rewarding first solo album in four years from former Bad Seeds and Magazine guitarist, Barry Adamson

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