Tag Archives: Shows

The 7th Annual Urban Music Awards 2009 – Bloomsbury Theatre, London review

Last night, Sunday November 1, 2009, we attended the 7th annual Urban Music Awards (UMA) at the Bloomsbury Theatre in London.

Urban Music Awards

Dave and I made our way to London via the Oxford Tube bus which is convenient and not too pricey. We were somewhat entertained by strangers Charlie and his mates, sitting behind us.

Inchworm interview – ‘We Believe: Chicago and its Cubs’ movie, Twitter, recording

Inchworm

Chicago band Inchworm’s latest release ‘Sheep in Wolf’s Clothing’ has been in my iTunes player for awhile now, and the tracks continue to shine with each listen. Inchworm is a band that I feel quite passionately about, as I really like their music, with endearing vocals, top notch songs, quality musicianship – and they seem like a cool group of people …

Roy Orbison Birthday Party @ Gibson Guitar Studio, London – ft Fyfe Dangerfield, Aruba Red, more

Roy Orbison Birthday Party

Press Photo: Roy Orbison Jr., Barbara Orbison, Alex Orbison. Last night Dave and I attended the Roy Orbison Birthday Party celebration at the Gibson Guitar Studio in London. There was a tribute show in honor of the late singer, with bands and artists performing songs written by Roy Orbison …

Mongrel LIVE review – O2 Academy Oxford

Mongrel

It was good timing to have been able to, on the same day, review Pete Doherty’s upcoming debut solo album, Grace/Wasteland, and then later that night – last night – to go out and see Mongrel play live at the O2 Academy (was Zodiac; Carling Academy) in Oxford …