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Benjamin Howarth: Most Recent Articles

Condemned to Rock 'n' Roll: September 2014
With both Peter Frampton and Kate Bush having asked their fans to not use their phones at their shows, Ben Howarth in 'Condemned to Rock 'n' Roll' examines the issue of mobile phone photography and filming at gigs
Condemned to Rock 'n'' Roll: October 2014
With the UK Top 40 now in complete chaos, Ben Howarth in 'Condemned to Rock 'n' Roll' ask if rock as we traditionally know it is dead
Joel Gion and the Primary Colours: Hoxton Bar and Kitchen, London, 29/9/2014
Ben Howarth watches Brian Jonestown Massacre member Joel Gion play an erratic set at the Hoxton Bar and Kitchen in London
Papernut Cambridge: Interview
Ben Howarth chats to Death In Vegas and Rotifer member Ian Button about his band Papernut Cambridge's second solo album, 'There's No Underground'
Dodgy: Under the Bridge, London, 31/10/2014
Ben Howarth watches reformed 90's pop outfit Dodgy play a exuberant Halloween show in the unusual location of Under the Bridge in London
Airport Girl: Interview with Sean Price 28/12/2003
Airport Girl: Interview with Sean Price 12/02/2007
All Tomorrow's Parties: Camber Sands, 25/2/2005...27/2/2005 11/02/2005
Alternative Personalities: Vostok 5 20/07/2011
American Aquarium: Dances for the Lonely 16/04/2012
Anais Mitchell and Erin McKeown: Luminaire, London, 25/1/2010 13/02/2010
Anais Mitchell: 12 Bar Club, London, 24/5/2010 25/06/2010
Anais Mitchell: Interview 19/02/2009
Anais Mitchell: Union Chapel, London, 25/1/2011 21/02/2011
Angus and Julia Stone: Scala, London, 8/5/2008 24/05/2008
Ani DiFranco: Shepherd's Bush Empire, London, 27/2/2011 21/02/2011
Appleseed Cast: Interview with Aaron Pillar 16/06/2003
Arbouretum: Corsica Studios, London, 21/2/2013 23/02/2013
Archers of Loaf: Vee Vee 03/05/2012
Ataris: Profile 13/03/2003

Most Recent Reviews

North Atlantic Explorers: My Father was a Sailor - CD
Cinematic, strings-laden second album from Canadian duo North Atlantic Explorers, which was inspired by singer Glenn D'Cruze's late sea engineer father
John Howard: Hello My Name Is... - CD
Meticulous and irresistible thirteenth album from recently rediscovered lost 70's cult artist, John Howard
Marketa Irglova: Muna - CD
Evocative and highly spiritual second solo album from Czech-based singer-songwriter and ‘Once’ actress Marketa Irglova, which was recorded in Iceland
Violet Woods: Violet Woods - CD
Subtle 60’s-influenced harmonic pop/psychedelia on enjoyable debut album from Cambridge-based band, Violet Woods
Theatre Royal: We Don't Know Where We Are - CD
Superb third album from versatile and underrated Medway-based 60’s garage rock-influenced band, Theatre Royal

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