Gig Review


Festival Review: Handmade, Leicester 28-30/04/2017

By Gigantic Tickets

Posted on Friday 5th May 2017

The May Day bank holiday weekend saw Leicester play host to Handmade 2017. Tailored to suit the taste of the discerning music fan, the bulk of the action took place at the abundance of great stages fo...

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Gig Review: Idles. The Bodega, Nottingham 29/03/2017

By Gigantic Tickets

Posted on Monday 10th April 2017

Much has been made of Bristolian post punks Idles in the lead up to their aptly titled debut album Brutalism. The brand-new record sees the band unleash unrelenting and abrasive bass heavy riffs to ma...

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Gig Review: Haley Bonar. The Bodega, Nottingham 28/03/2017

By Gigantic Tickets

Posted on Friday 7th April 2017

Having been raised in the Black Hills of South Dakota before moving around Minnesota, it comes of little surprise that Haley Bonar comes from a folk / country background. However, since relocating to...

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Gig Review: Peter Hook & The Light. Rock City, Nottingham 11/03/2017

By Gigantic Tickets

Posted on Thursday 16th March 2017

All photographs are reproduced with the kind permission of Stephanie Webb. (stephaniewebbphotography.com) Damn. Its 19:35 and my friend texts to ask where I am. Peter Hook & The Light took to t...

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Gig Review: Sleaford Mods. Rough Trade, Nottingham 04/03/2017

By Gigantic Tickets

Posted on Tuesday 7th March 2017

Much has been made of the music of foul mouthed embittered partnership Sleaford Mods. Is it hip hop, stripped down post punk or aggressive electronic spoken word? Whatever it is its certainly working....

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Gig Review: INHEAVEN. The Venue, Derby 23/02/2017

By Gigantic Tickets

Posted on Monday 27th February 2017

INHEAVEN were one of the brightest new bands to emerge in 2016. Drawing on the heavy side of indie rock whilst clearing being informed by shoegaze, their songs typically draw the listener in with in...

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Gig Review: Cabbage. The Bodega, Nottingham 08/02/2017

By Gigantic Tickets

Posted on Friday 10th February 2017

Whilst Britain is currently enduring a vegetable shortage it seems almost too good that the new in-demand band are called Cabbage. The Mancunian grot garage band seemed to appear from nowhere and al...

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Just For The Record

By Gigantic Tickets

Posted on Wednesday 20th April 2016

It’s just after four in the morning and I’m leaving home and that’s when I realise two things. The buses don’t start running for another hour and it’s cold. Really cold....

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