Tag Archives: Laneway Festival

Gig review: The Antlers & Bear In Heaven, Annandale Hotel, 10/2/2011

New York you saucy minx, you really know how to breed your bands, don’t you? If it wasn’t enough to have Brooklyn melancholic indie peddlers The Antlers on the lineup, you gave us your psych dance trio Bear In Heaven … Continue reading

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Gig review: Foals, Enmore Theatre, 9/2/2011

Last year Foals played to a sold out Manning Bar crowd, six months later they’ve managed to pack out a venue twice the size with no new music to their name. They are the band whose reputation exceeds them, especially … Continue reading

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Gig review: Warpaint, Oxford Art Factory, 8/2/2011

It’s rare that a support band is perfectly suited to the night in question yet not a carbon copy of the headliner. Richard In Your Mind were a joy to watch live, with upbeat beachy, summer tunes that had party … Continue reading

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Gig review: Menomena, Factory Theatre, 7/2/2011

I’m going to be honest with you, there was a lot of man love in the room for Menomena. I’m talking the sort of dude on dude excitement that is as embarrassing as it is endearing. Not to suggest that … Continue reading

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Interview: Bear In Heaven & The Antlers

I had the pleasure of interviewing Adam Wills of Bear In Heaven and The Antlers‘ Peter Silberman in a delightful (if not at first confunding) conference call just before Christmas. The feature article has since been published, but here is … Continue reading

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Interview: Foals

From Spanish Sahara to Sydney beaches, Foals drummer Jack Bevan is up for a sea change. When I manage to get Foals drummer Jack Bevan on the phone he’s happy, well-rested and just a touch confused. Asked where he is currently … Continue reading

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