Gig Review: Syteria / Jeanice Lee / Bicycle Trip – Bannerman’s Bar, Edinburgh (10th June 2023)

Here we are back at Bannermans to catch those pop punk rockers Syteria but before that we have two other bands to watch in the form of Bicycle Trip & Jeanice Lee Band. The first band up are Edinburgh based Bicycle Trip, a three piece band I have not heard of before and who are … Continue reading Gig Review: Syteria / Jeanice Lee / Bicycle Trip – Bannerman’s Bar, Edinburgh (10th June 2023)

Gig Review: Kenny Wayne Shepherd – Queen’s Hall, Edinburgh (19th April 2023)

Here we are at the Queens Hall Edinburgh to catch Kenny Wayne Shepherd, a man I last saw in 1996 opening for The Eagles at Murrayfield here in Edinburgh. Fast forward just over 26 years and he is back promoting an updated version of his 1997 Trouble Is... album, a complete re-recording of it for … Continue reading Gig Review: Kenny Wayne Shepherd – Queen’s Hall, Edinburgh (19th April 2023)

Gig Review: Cherie Currie / Blue Ruin – Bannermans, Edinburgh (22nd March 2023)

The last time the Neon Angel Cherie Currie graced the stage here at Bannermans was in 2015, and a packed out venue is waiting to welcome her back. Before then we have openers Blue Ruin, a very multicultural band with members from New Zealand, Italy & England. Blue Ruin are presently touring on the back … Continue reading Gig Review: Cherie Currie / Blue Ruin – Bannermans, Edinburgh (22nd March 2023)

Gig Review: Raven / Hellgrimm / Daxx & Roxane – Bannerman’s Bar, Edinburgh (4th March 2023)

So it's been 40 years since All for One from Raven came out and here they are on tour and in Bannerman's tonight to play the whole album in full but first off we have two support bands. First up tonight with no yodeling or Cuckoo clocks in sight are Switzerland's very own Daxx & Roxane who proceed to rock the socks off the … Continue reading Gig Review: Raven / Hellgrimm / Daxx & Roxane – Bannerman’s Bar, Edinburgh (4th March 2023)

Gig Review: Esprit D’Air / Diamond Black – La Belle Angele, Edinburgh (21st February 2023)

A chilly night as we head up the small lane to La Belle Angele, one of my favourite venues in Edinburgh, I am here to catch Japanese band Esprit D'Air who inspire their audience so much to the point I'm passed a huge birthday card in the large queue to sign for singer Kai, a first … Continue reading Gig Review: Esprit D’Air / Diamond Black – La Belle Angele, Edinburgh (21st February 2023)

Gig Review: Alcatrazz / Girlschool / Tytan – Bannerman’s Bar, Edinburgh (5th February 2023)

Well here we are back at Bannerman's to catch one of the bills of the year in the form of Tytan, Girlschool and Alcatrazz, talk about value for money. The venue was packed out right from doors opening and first up tonight are Tytan as Andy’s keyboard heralds some “Money for Love” from Rough Justice and he leads … Continue reading Gig Review: Alcatrazz / Girlschool / Tytan – Bannerman’s Bar, Edinburgh (5th February 2023)