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The Heaven Club in London has the ability to create the largest sounds from the smallest band line-ups with the club PA system it houses in the relatively small space of the club floor. I went to see Mayer Hawthorne attempt to use this feature of the venue. Norma Jean Martine opened for Hawthorne –...

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The Roundhouse in London has held a wide range of events (after it stopped housing trains) ranging from Bob Dylan to the iTunes Festival and much much more, but I went there to see the ever-talented multi-instrumentalist Katie Melua. I entered the Roundhouse early, which had an already building buzz that was a 50/50 split...

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Let me start by saying what a treat this show was! If you’re looking for fantastic music, outstanding musicians and an incredible leading lady then you need to see Caro Emerald and her band live! On Saturday 14th September Caro Emerald made an appearance at the Royal Festival Hall in this legendary venue where many...

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What transpired on Tuesday night at Salsatheque in Montreal, Quebec, Canada is almost beyond words. The impromptu performance from Arcade Fire, where eight new songs from the bands forthcoming album were performed, was, simply put, an elating experience unlike any other. This is my report of events both leading up to the performance and the performance itself. For those who...

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Charli XCX has become a very potent force within the electro-pop world in a very short space of time in her native UK and throughout Europe. Having released a string of singles over the past couple of years, this month saw the release of her debut album, True Romance, a 13 track collection brimming with...

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McFly have been a part of the music industry for nearly a decade and with seven number ones, a bestselling book and winning reality TV appearances the boys have a secure and obsessed fan base. With the release of their greatest hits last year it was only right that they did a Memory Lane tour....

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The 1980s may very well be a distant memory, but when iconic singer-songwriter Susanna Hoffs hit town recently, nostalgia was out and proud as the pint-sized songbird booked a very intimate performance at Little Italy’s Anthology on November 13th. Visiting the venue, which acts as both a restaurant and concert space that regularly plays host...

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When you think of Alanis Morissette, you are no doubt automatically transported to the 1990s when the female singer-songwriter movement was thriving. Back then, no one could have predicted that out of nowhere, a 21-year-old Canadian singer would explode onto the music scene with as much originality and intensity as Morissette, a musician unlike any...

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It is pretty safe to say that a return for Roxette to the U.S. stage is a very long time overdue. Having broken the American market – something which proves extremely difficult for foreign acts to achieve – back in the late ’80s with an incredible four number one singles which sit proudly emblazoned within...

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Last night we were invited along to a very special and extremely intimate performance of some of music’s most elite and influential figures in support of the Walk A Mile charity, a global campaign to stop bigotry, promote tolerance and raise money for people around the globe. Held in the quaint setting of London’s The...

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On the hottest day of the year so far as Londoners chillaxed with Frappuccino’s outside central London coffee shops or laid back barefoot in Hyde Park a bunch of music aficionados took in some of the summer vibe with the UK’s favourite sultry crooner, Rumer, who took to the quaint setting of Piccadilly’s St James...

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New Zealand singer Ladyhawke made her long awaited and triumphant return to London last night with the singers first performance in the capital for a good couple of years. With her debut album pulling in followers by the millions thanks to singles Back Of The Van, the fan favorite Paris Is Burning and the monster...

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Rumer first reached out to audiences back in late 2010 with the gorgeous debut that is Seasons Of My Soul. Combining a winning formula of hooks, swaying melodies and a voice so close to that of the late Karen Carpenter that it is spooky, the singer reeled in fans by the millions and quickly became...

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