Gig Review: Rival Sons / The Sheepdogs – Barrowland Ballroom, Glasgow (1st February 2019)

It’s been quite some time since Rival Sons took a headline jaunt around the UK, mainly because they spent the best part of their time between opening for Black Sabbath – hard life for some of us, right? However, there’s been no shortage of music as they gave us Hollow Bones and last week, dropped … Continue reading Gig Review: Rival Sons / The Sheepdogs – Barrowland Ballroom, Glasgow (1st February 2019)

Band of the Day: The Sheepdogs

From the name alone, you would be forgiven for thinking that The Sheepdogs are an English indie folk group, singing songs about harvesting. You might think that, but you would be wrong, and wrong in the best possible way. The Sheepdogs are, in fact, a throwback to classic rock, playing songs so chocked full of … Continue reading Band of the Day: The Sheepdogs

The Temperance Movement / The Sheepdogs – The Barrowland Ballroom, Glasgow, 20 Jan 2016

One word: Outstanding! Given that it is only January, it may not be saying much to class this as my favourite gig of 2016... but it is going to take some effort to top it. I wouldn't be surprised if it was still up there come the end of year round up in December.   … Continue reading The Temperance Movement / The Sheepdogs – The Barrowland Ballroom, Glasgow, 20 Jan 2016

The Sheepdogs at OSLO, Hackney – (17 November 2015)

Canadian rockers The Sheepdogs bought their distinctive brand of southern-tinged rock to a packed OSLO in Hackney on Tuesday night. If you closed your eyes you could easily have believed that you were at a classic rock show in the late 60s / early 70s, with the rhythmic guitar, vocal harmonies and slick riffs transporting … Continue reading The Sheepdogs at OSLO, Hackney – (17 November 2015)