Looking back at some gigs over the years for the month of May.
Looking back at Christmas gigs over the years
The contenders for #3albums03 Twitter poll.
Looking back at the best albums from 2003.
This is a review of the albums that I have been listening to whilst working from home. Albums listened to for week 6 cover 27 April to 1 May. Monday 27/04 - Seattle Kicking off the new working week with a Seattle theme. No Nirvana here, today's listening was all about the relationship between Soundgarden … Continue reading Music life in lockdown week 6
My last two festivals ever in Scotland and England.
The summer of 2001 saw me going to two festivals that year - T in the Park over in Scotland and the second Witnness festival in Ireland. T in the Park took place over the weekend of 7-8 July. This was my first visit to a Scottish festival and it was really good. Very much … Continue reading 2001 – festivals
I finally caught the festival bug a bit late. Took me to go to the first really big one, Glastonbury (see previous blog, 1999 - festivals) to really want to experience it again. From 1990 to 1994 the annual Trip to Tipp (Feile) completely bypassed me. This was a three day event at Semple Stadium … Continue reading 2000 – festivals
A new millennium begins and first gig goes to Therapy? who brought their 10 year anniversary tour to the Empire. This was the first time I would get to see the band play here. Support on the night came from American rockers Clutch. Next up was Gomez at the Ulster Hall. Gomez were enjoying success … Continue reading 2000
After the disappointment of seeing Garbage at the Big Day Out in Galway the previous summer, they made their Belfast debut at the King’s Hall on 15/01/99. This time a more enjoyable performance compared to the rushed one in Galway. Support that night came from Moloko. Placebo came back for another visit to the Ulster … Continue reading 1999