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INTERVIEW: [Spunge]

This weekend will see Howlfest take over The Exchange in Bristol in spectacular style with a whole host of brilliant bands. [Spunge] are one of those bands and legends in their own right. I caught up with lead singer Alex to talk about beer, Howlfest and of course . . .  beer.  First up, how …

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INTERVIEW: Hamartia

With less then two weeks to go until Howlfest in Bristol I thought it was time to catch up with some of the fantastic acts playing on the day. Bristol based alt rockers Hamartia are looking forward to playing and we can’t wait to watch them. But before all of that, get to know them …

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INTERVIEW: The Bar-Steward Sons of Val Doonican

After watching The Bar Steward Sons of Val Doonican own the stage at Watchet Festival last year, I was incredibly pleased to hear the hilarious trio were heading back this Summer. They were the highlight of my weekend and one of my favourite discoveries of last year. With a busy Summer ahead I thought I …

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VIDEO RELEASE: Dremora

Last week Somerset based metallers Dremora released their brand new video for Hell’s Temptation. Tonight they play at The Cobblestone’s in Bridgwater as part of the Metal 2 The Masses along with Doomicidal, Athelas and Concrete Donkey with the hope of securing a slot at this summer’s Bloodstock Festival.  Make sure you check out their …

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INTERVIEW: Cosmic Ninja

Returning to Godney Gathering for a second year running  as well as releasing a brand new EP in May, there seems to be no stopping Bristol based electro rockers Cosmic Ninja. Over the past couple of years they have built a solid fan base here in the South West which is no doubt going to …

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Taking Over The Venue

This weekend was another great gig but this time was a night out with my friends rather than being the photographer. The band we went to see were called Imprints. I first saw them at the Music Expo last year. They were amazing, rocking the stage with their electric vibe & uplifting sounds. They had …

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INTERVIEW: Marcus Osborne (On The House)

On The House, a fantastic platform for musicians to get their music reviewed and heard by industry folk. It’s creator Marcus Osborne is a busy guy with the platform venturing in to band management and his own band doing well so I thought I would grab a chat with him whilst I still can! So  …

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Interview: Press to MECO

With one month to go until Howlfest in Bristol it is time to get to know some of the awesome acts the all day festival has to offer.  This time it is the turn of London based rockers Press to MECO. With an acoustic tour already under their belts this year and a wealth of …

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Punk Rock & A Sheep

Last week I was very busy photographing most of the weekend. It was a dismal day but perfect conditions to visit Burrow Mump. I took along with me a variation of kit. I took my wide angle 18-55mm & my long 75-300mm lenses to see which lens would be best for different angles or closeups. …

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5 Powerful Songs You Need To Hear

  5 Powerful Songs You Need To Hear Over the years of being a passionate music consumer there have been a select few special songs that have made me step back and think for while and really digest the message and sentiment of the song all within the first listen. Here is 5 powerful songs …

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