Deerhunter // Live Review

"Cox is in particularly fine form tonight - although admittedly when isn't he?" - we caught Deerhunter's much-anticipated return to the capital.

Chromatics // Live Review

Playing their first London show in six years, Chromatics further perpetuated their enigmatic reputation with a striking display of their expertly crafted sonic and...

Slowthai // Live Review

slowthai brought his 'Bet Ya a £5er' tour to Brixton Academy on October 18th and proved exactly why he's such a singular force to...

Holly Herndon // Live Review

Holly Herndon brought the critically-acclaimed and visionary PROTO to the Barbican last Wednesday for a sublimely unique audiovisual experience. At its core, Holly Herndon’s live...

Suzanne Ciani // Live Review

The audience's rapture is broken only once when a low battery sign appears on the projector - we caught pioneering modular-synth artist Suzanne Ciani live.

Ty Segall // Live Review

Come, ‘You Make the Sun Fry’ in a room so sweaty even the windows were gasping for air" - Al Mills caught Ty Segall at Oval Space on 12th October.


A love letter to the Bang Face Weekender...

Marika Hackman // Live Review

“It’s never gonna be like it was before” she expresses on ‘send my love’. And that can only be a good thing. - Tom Curtis reviews Marika Hackman's show.

Alex Cameron // Live Review

Al Cam made a mighty return to play London earlier this week, we headed down to catch him in action at Electric Brixton. “We got...

Altın Gün // Live Review

Amsterdam's Altın Gün brought their kaleidoscopic Turkish psych-folk fusion to XOYO on September 11th; we caught their impressive sold-out debut UK show. After their twenty-minute...

Oh Sees // Live Review

Last week Oh Sees returned to The Troxy, having brought Castlemania to the venue last year. We headed down on Friday 6th to witness their...

Flaming Lips // Live Review

Twenty years later, the Lips returned to Brixton’s O2 Academy on Saturday night to revisit the album that broke them out of critical obscurity - Geoff Cowart reviews The Flaming Lips' show.

Nils Frahm // Live Review

Kicking off a beautifully sunny August bank holiday weekend, German composer Nils Frahm returned to London to perform at The Hydra's bank holiday series...


Safe yet unpredictable, intimate yet vast, Lowlands is a gem still largely untouched by punters outside of Holland.

Sleep Eaters // Live Review

We caught Sleep Eaters' headline show at Rough Trade East on Wednesday ahead of their debut EP release. It’s early August yet we’re still wallowing...

Naked City Festival // Live Review

As its inaugural festival, Naked City 2019 certainly delivered - we headed down to South London to witness the carefully curated festival offering a distinctly global mindset.

Parcels // Live Review

We caught the vibrant disco revivalists at their sold-out Somerset House show a few weeks ago and they didn't disappoint. Slap-bang in the middle of...


KALLIDA is a vanguard amongst the UK’s independent festivals.   


Independent festival Brainchild crafted a unique atmosphere with a variety of performances in a dreamy field.

Cut Copy // Live Review

In spite of the weather, the seminal Australian band brought the party atmosphere for their much-anticipated return to London, read our full review here.

Mac DeMarco… Will See You Now // Live Review

Mac DeMarco and Bird On The Wire curated a day of music, rides and festivities in Margate. We headed down to the seaside-town to join the fun.

Best New Content