Gig Reviews
C.J Ramone – Swansea, Sin City - 14th August 2009 Print E-mail
Written by Dom Daley   
Wednesday, 19 August 2009 17:30

CJ-portrait_tmbOk its Friday night, and I'm in a smelly club in Swansea, and someone who used to stand on a stage and play with punk rock royalty is in da house.

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Sonisphere Festival – Knebworth House - 2nd August 2009 Print E-mail
Written by Johnny H   
Wednesday, 12 August 2009 19:02

sonisphere_tmbThe last time I visited the beautiful surrounding of Knebworth House for a gig, way back in 1985, the day was a total wash out, both weather and band wise.

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Onslaught / Lifer / This System Kills / Fell On Black Days – Abertillery, Playfest - 24th July 2009 Print E-mail
Written by Johnny H   
Sunday, 26 July 2009 20:51
onslaughtcropbw_thmIf someone had told me twenty years ago that I would one day be watching the UK’s premier thrash band Onslaught in my home town, I would have called that person delusional.
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Testament / Onslaught / Warbringer - Bristol, O2 Academy - 23rd July 2009 Print E-mail
Written by Johnny H   
Sunday, 26 July 2009 12:11

testament_thbIt’s taken me a total of something like 22 years to finally get to see Testament play a headline set in the UK.

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Misfits – Newport, TJ’s - 27th June 2009 Print E-mail
Written by Gaz E   
Saturday, 18 July 2009 17:38
misfits01There is, without question, a certain notoriety that goes hand in skeletal hand with a Misfits show in the legendary TJ’s venue in Newport.
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SLUGFEST 2 – Alma Street, Abertillery - 7th & 8th August 2009 Print E-mail
Written by Gaz E   
Monday, 10 August 2009 14:05
brabazon_tmbLast year’s inaugural Slugfest was an all day counter culture celebration that has somehow mutated into a two day pandemic of punk and metal with all proceeds being donated to the Hospice Of The Valleys charity.
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Warrior Soul - Bristol, Fleece - 7th July 2009 Print E-mail
Written by Gaz E   
Sunday, 26 July 2009 20:42
warrior-soul-016thmThe last time I travelled to see Kory Clarke play live turned out to be one of the most bizarre nights of my rock ‘n’ roll life.
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New York Dolls – Orlando, House of Blues - 11th June 2009 Print E-mail
Written by Dom Daley   
Tuesday, 21 July 2009 11:19

new_york_dolls_thmPut New York Dolls tickets in pocket - check; make sure passport is up to date - check; get on jumbo jet - check;  take seat - check;  watch brother in law pass out - check...

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AC/DC – London, Wembley Stadium - 26th June 2009 Print E-mail
Written by Dan Hayes   
Friday, 27 June 2008 00:00

acdc_thmI had never seen AC/DC before, so was justifiably excited by the prospect of correcting this.  There have been opportunities to see them before, but, being something of a late convert, I’ve always passed up on them.

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