A fine Thursday evening in Edinburgh as I make my well-worn trip down the High Street to Bannermans for Jizzy Pearl’s Acoustic Songs & Stories Tour - but first up we have Richy Neill from Richy Neill and the Reinforcements doing a solo acoustic support. The majority of the set comes from the band's fabulous Life … Continue reading Gig Review: Jizzy Pearl / Richy Neill (Acoustic) – Bannermans, Edinburgh (4th April 2019)
Tonight we are back at Bannermans in Edinburgh for the start of Jizzy Pearl's UK tour, but first up we have two support bands to watch and listen to. First up are a band I have seen before, Silk Road from London. The boys kick things off with "Done it Again" from their Family of … Continue reading Gig Review: Jizzy Pearl / The Brink / Silk Road – Bannermans Bar, Edinburgh (13th March 2019)
[Apologies to Gary for the delay in getting this up - it got lost in our mailbox!] Best album(s) of 2018 Tommy Concrete's Unrelaxed is one of the highlight albums of the year for me, just a stunning piece of work from a man who really shines on this album. Also Alien Weaponry's TU, an amazing album by these young … Continue reading 2018 Crew Review: Gary Cooper – Photographer
With possibly the longest lead time we've ever seen on live dates, Jizzy Pearl has already announced the first batch of 2018 UK tour dates. May 2018. Like, a whole year away. Jizzy, you win the award for best forward planning by a member of the rock community. Like, ever. All dates May 2018: 2nd … Continue reading Jizzy Pearl (Love/Hate) back in 2018, dates already announced!
So here we are for the second time this month at Bannermans Edinburgh for Jizzy Pearl’s Love/Hate but this is a special acoustic show and the only one on the tour. Before we get to the big man though we have another acoustic set to get through in the form of those lovable nutters Knock … Continue reading Jizzy Pearl (Love/Hate) / Knock Out Kaine – Bannermans, Edinburgh (30th March 2017)
Who would have thought that when Love/Hate’s Wasted in America came out in 1992 that in 2017 we would be celebrating it’s 25th Anniversary, here at Bannermans in Edinburgh with Jizzy Pearl himself on the first date of the tour. We have two support bands to get through before the main man hits the stage … Continue reading Jizzy Pearl (Love/Hate) / Knock Out Kaine / Emperors Of The Wasteland – Bannermans, Edinburgh (8th March 2017)