Words and Pictures: Adrian Hextall \ MindHex Media The Quireboys, a band that somehow make you want to start drinking whiskey even if you’re tee total whilst reaching for a pack of Marlboro cigarettes when you’ve never taken a drag in your life. Quite what it is about this band but they epitomise the true […]
For the first time in years, the Wildhearts’ set was to feature Danny on bass once more during the encores, something that, naturally, had spiked interest in the fans and by the time the band arrived on stage, the crowd were chomping at the bit.
Live Photos and Gig Review Credit: Adrian Hextall (Photographer/Live Gig reporter) What an amazing bill. It’s not every day that we get to witness three bands with such a great pedigree as those that graced the stage at the Forum. Finnish up and coming mettallers Battle Beast launched their latest album ‘Unholy Saviour’ the […]
Chris Catalyst is certainly a busy man. Sunday night saw him perform a solo acoustic set at The Borderline, rapidly followed by a set with C.J. Wildheart at the same gig. Then a mere three days later, here he is again, playing alongside a host of familiar faces and special guests, celebrating the 50th birthday of one of Britain’s greatest singer songwriters, Ginger Wildheart!
Teutonic metal and stomping boots all round The Forum ensure that an encore is only a brief break away and when they return, we are treated to ‘Metal Heart’, ‘Teutonic Terror’ and ‘Balls to the Wall’ the song from their only US gold certified album. They could easily make their way up the bill at festivals next summer and will guarantee a full stage whichever one they play. Excellent stuff!