Music & Gig Reviews

STATE OF THE NATION – One Eyed Wayne Target Modern Britain On Promising Debut Album

I must confess to knowing very little about One Eyed Wayne, but a title like Attack of the Luxury Flats was always bound to get my attention. The debut album by the Hornsey quartet, it’s an endearingly ramshackle ride, which wears its influences firmly on its sleeve. The Fall-style title track is a bruising indictment of gentrification, as local amenities – schools, hospitals,…
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GUILTY UNTIL PROVEN INNOCENT – Salient Braves Release New EP Ahead of Crowdfunded Debut Album

Barnsley indie band Salient Braves have released a new EP while looking for backing for the release of their debut album due out next year. Heavily influenced by ’80s Shambling bands, the ‘Braves hope the four-track EP will convince fans to help crowdfund the new album. Entitled Guilty Until Proven Innocent, the EP picks up from where its predecessor They Must Have Seen Me Coming left…
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