With no gigs in nearly over a year since the COVID-19 pandemic started, I started looking back on my gig tickets and created a new almost daily post on Twitter, #gigoftheday. This is a snapshot of all gigs that I have been to over the years in month of April. #gigoftheday - looking back at … Continue reading April Gigs
Music life in lockdown week 37
The contenders for #3albums01 Twitter poll
Music life in lockdown week 32 and 33
100 albums, 2 weeks to listen to them and then pick your top 7 #7albums10s
#3albums01 Twitter poll
My top 41 albums from 2001 and how they fared in the #3albums01 poll.
Music life in lockdown week 26
This is a review of the albums that I have been listening to whilst working from home. Albums listened to for week 25 covers from 14-19 September. All albums feature on @RichardS7370 #3albums2005. Monday 14 September Starting off the new working week all dedicate to the year 2005. By the end of the week I … Continue reading Music life in lockdown week 26
Music life in lockdown week 16
This is a review of the albums that I have been listening to whilst working from home. Albums listened to for week 16 cover from 6 to 7 July.
2005 – May to December
Teenage Fanclub released their first album in nearly five years with the release of Man Made. They brought the tour to Belfast and played in the iconic Mandela Hall at Queen's University. Teenage Fanclub are fantastic live and are one of my favourite bands. They never disappoint live. I always make a point of going … Continue reading 2005 – May to December
25 albums for 1994
A not so exhaustive list of my favourite albums from 1994.
2002 – festivals
That year was a busy one festival wise. As well as doing the normal weekend festivals like Witnness in Ireland and back to the Reading Festival in England, 2002 saw the first arrival of Ozzfest in Ireland and for the first time Belfast getting it's own festival with Tennent's Vital. So onto my first metal … Continue reading 2002 – festivals
2002 – January to May
For this blog I am going to break it down due to the amount of gigs that year. This first part covers January to May and the second part will cover June to December. The first gig of the new year was one of sheer impulse. Jimmy Eat World were due to support Blink 182 … Continue reading 2002 – January to May