Livestream Review: Philip H. Anselmo & The Illegals – A Vulgar Display of Pantera

As the world starts to, dare I say, pick up the pieces from a global pandemic, live events in some cases are opening up to crowds, and live streams are becoming fewer and fewer. There was a live stream that happened over the weekend that was a little special, a chance to rewind back to … Continue reading Livestream Review: Philip H. Anselmo & The Illegals – A Vulgar Display of Pantera

Livestream Review: Crowbar (20th February, 2021)

What could lift our spirits more in this Covid world that we live in? Boris Johnson's head on a silver platter? A delivery of free beer to the house? Or ideally attending a real gig with other human beings? With none of these available for the foreseeable future, what more can we ask for on … Continue reading Livestream Review: Crowbar (20th February, 2021)

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