David Bowie – The Stars (Are Out Tonight)

As he continues to make a comeback, David Bowie has released the second song from his new album The Next Day. ‘The Stars (Are Out Tonight)’ is a much more upbeat and rocking track than th...

Coheed and Cambria – The Afterman: Decension (2013)

At the tail end of 2012 Coheed and Cambria released The Afterman: Ascension, the first volume of the double album prequel to the previous album that was a prequel to the story in the other albums. Ma...

The Lumineers – O2 Academy Glasgow, 18/02/13

It was on Sunday night that I realised my tickets for tomorrow night’s The Lumineers gig had not arrived. In all the gigs I’ve ever gone to, this has never happened. They were bought in N...

Where are the next big bands?

As many of you may know I’ve been to a lot of concerts in my life. Some would say I still do, but when averaging around 35 for both 2011 and 2012, I’d argue otherwise. In 2010 I was at 79 conce...