Live Stream Review: Hollywood Undead – House Party (18th December 2020)

Having Hollywood Undead streaming into your house was always going to be an experience and they definitely hit the ground running. This is going to be no ‘normal’ live stream from an empty venue, tonight’s show is coming from what looks like Hollywood Undead’s living room following a massive post COVID-19 house party, compete with … Continue reading Live Stream Review: Hollywood Undead – House Party (18th December 2020)

Gig Review: Bowling For Soup live stream (Show 1 – Nov 7th 2020)

After last night's soundcheck and acoustic set, one would expect things to kick of smoothly for the main show tonight... and they did! "Bitch Song" was the raucous opener, followed by "High School Never Ends", a great opening salvo spoiled only by my internet being crap and the feed cutting out a couple of times in … Continue reading Gig Review: Bowling For Soup live stream (Show 1 – Nov 7th 2020)

Gig Review: Bowling For Soup live stream – soundcheck / acoustic set (Nov 6th 2020)

After postponing their live stream due to someone in the crew developing lurgy-symptoms, the BFS Boys rescheduled for November 7th with an acoustic "soundcheck" set giving fans a chance to warm up the vocal cords and sing along an evening early. We gratefully snaffled up a review pass and I settled down with a very … Continue reading Gig Review: Bowling For Soup live stream – soundcheck / acoustic set (Nov 6th 2020)

Gig Review: Ice Nine Kills – The Silver Stream

Last night (October 30th), Ice Nine Kills ran a live video stream focused on their Silver Scream album and in support of the release of their live CD I Heard They Kill Live. The 100-minute show consisted of pre-recorded video, interviews, and live footage all wrapped up like a short film. Something a little different from the … Continue reading Gig Review: Ice Nine Kills – The Silver Stream

Livestream Review: IDLES – Abbey Road Lock-in Sessions

As 2020 continues to 2020, live music continues to be in a drought. So when bands aren’t churning out the latest cover or “isolation-inspired” single, we’ve also had a number of live streams of bands performing, all with their own unique take on it. As IDLES prepare to release their upcoming album, Ultra Mono, they’ve … Continue reading Livestream Review: IDLES – Abbey Road Lock-in Sessions

Festival Review: Wacken World Wide

It's unusual reviewing an online festival, but with the thought and effort put into Wacken World Wide I thought they earned it! As a rule I tend not to watch much in the way of streaming, but I was interested to see what this "XR" stuff was all about so I kept an eye on … Continue reading Festival Review: Wacken World Wide