letlive. - If I'm The Devil... [REVIEW]

letlive. – If I’m The Devil… [REVIEW]

Los Angeles’ genre defying letlive. branded themselves as a force to be reckoned with when they released 2010’s Fake History – a titan of the extension of the posthardcore genre – combining a flawless mix of punk, posthardcore, and soul. Whilst 2013’s The Blackest Beautiful brought a tamer sound, latest release If I’m The Devil… […]

Modern Baseball: Live at Stereo, Glasgow (26th April 2016)

Modern Baseball: Live at Stereo, Glasgow (26th April 2016)

Less than a year ago, Modern Baseball’s name mysteriously vanished from the official posters for Reading and Leeds Festival a little less than a week before the fest – one of the UK’s most talked about – was due to happen. Citing serious mental health problems, the band took a step back from touring and […]

Mayday Parade: Live at the O2 ABC (3rd February 2016)

Mayday Parade: Live at the O2 ABC (3rd February 2016)

With their name emblazoned across the front of the venue and a young crowd buzzing with excitement snaking their way around the block, it’s hard to miss Mayday Parade’s takeover of Glasgow’s O2 ABC tonight. Bringing along the ever fantastic Arizona emo heroes The Maine, Maryland’s Have Mercy – one of the latest bands to […]

Ryan Scott Graham, Speak Low If You Speak Love - January 2016

Ryan Scott Graham, Speak Low If You Speak Love – January 2016

It’s understandably easy to get yourself lost in the back corridors of Birmingham’s Asylum. The venue bleeds into a neighbouring combination of practice rooms and studios that have more doors in their corridors than you’d care to count. It’s behind one of these doors that I found Ryan Scott Graham with a guitar slung over […]

Terror: Live at Ivory Blacks (28th January 2016)

Terror: Live at Ivory Blacks (28th January 2016)

Taking one look at tonight’s audience when walking into Ivory Blacks, it’s not hard to see there’s a clear difference in the crowd. The usual younger side of Glasgow’s hardcore scene has been joined by an older crowd whose first port of call is the bar in an attempt to warm themselves up from the […]