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Adrian Huggins: Most Recent Articles

Gig of a Lifetime: 65 Days of Static, Foundry, Sheffield, January 2014
In our 'Gig of Our Lifetime' column, Adrian Huggins writes of attending a home city gig earlier this year of instrumental post-rockers 65 Days of Static at The Foundry in Sheffield
Hannah Georgas: 02 Academy, Newcastle, 24/1/2014
Despite her suffering major sound problems, Adrian Huggins is impressed by singer-songwriter Hannah Georgas' unusual brand of acoustic/electronic folk rock in a support slot to her fellow Canadians City and Colour at a show at the O2 Academy in Newcastle
Rolo Tomassi: The Cluny, Newcastle, 13/5/2013
Rolo Tomassi finds hope for the punk and hardcore movement in the shape of young Sheffield-based five-piece Rolo Tomassi at a gig at The Cluny in Newcastle
Dick Venom and the Terrortones: Interview
Adrian Huggins chats to Dick Venom from the band the Terrortones' about his group's double A-sided debut single, shoe wear and the current state of his beloved rockabilly genre
I'm Kingfisher: Interview
I'm Kingfisher is the new project of Swedish anti-folk musician Thomas Denver Jonsson. He talks to Adrian Huggins about his new album 'Arctic', and explains the influence of the wilderness and Nobel prize winner and adventurer Fridjof Nansen on his recording
Alexisonfire: Interview 23/03/2007
Alexisonfire: Town Hall, Middlesborough, 18/11/2007 23/11/2007
Alkaline Trio: Goddamnit 16/02/2008
City and Colour: Interview 24/05/2008
City and Colour: Oran Mor, Glasgow, 5/4/2008 20/04/2008
Comment: Rockabilly - So What's This Then? 01/06/2010
Death Cab for Cutie: Apollo, Manchester, 16/7/2008 31/07/2008
Dick Venom and the Terrortones: Interview 15/01/2012
Dillinger Escape Plan: Academy 2, Newcastle, 13/2/2008 16/02/2008
DVD : Les Claypool: Fancy 23/07/2007
El Dog: Interview 20/10/2009
Future of the Left: Corporation, Sheffield, 23/1/2010 13/01/2010
Gig of a Lifetime: 65 Days of Static, Foundry, Sheffield, January 2014 23/02/2014
Gratitude: Interview with Jonah Mantranga 16/09/2005
Hannah Georgas: 02 Academy, Newcastle, 24/1/2014 15/01/2014

Most Recent Reviews

Gong: I See You - CD
Appealing blend of psychedelia, jazz, folk and prog-rock on latest album from 60’s survivors, Gong
Slim Twig: A Hound at the Hem - CD
Unpredictable and slow-growing but ultimately compelling debut album from Toronto-based musician Slim Twig, which initially released in 2010 only on limited edition vinyl has now been given a CD release
Minus The Bear: Lost Loves - CD
Impressive latest album bestselling Seattle-based rockers Minus The Bear, which, while a collection of B-sides and rarities, surprisingly sounds like a full and complete album
Girls Guns and Glory: Good Luck - CD
Accessible and socially conscious country rock on fifth album from Bostonian-based band, Girls, Guns and Glory
Carnivores: Let's Get Metaphysical - CD
Spiky yet melodic debut album from gripping Scottish alternative rock trio, Carnivores

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