Independent Venue Week 2016

Perfect timing. If you’ve been hiding yourself away for most of January, Independent Venue Week comes along from Monday 25th to Sunday 31st January to bring back music into your life. And it’s all for a good cause – to help raise awareness of the UK’s rich seam of quirky and individual music venues, along with all the benefits…

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Review: O’Connell & Love at the 100 Club, album launch

Minesweeping is Larry Love’s new album, co-written with Brendan O’Connell. How unusual of Love to dedicate an album to the practice of mine removal, I thought (and the album does contain many seafaring references). Inevitably Google led me to the more commonplace use of the word (not sure how I got to my age without knowing this). Ah, now we’re on…

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