Author Archive: KC

Guitar battering, lyric bellowing merch seller. Give me pepperoni pizza at shows.

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Band of the Week (Week 6) – Queen

Wednesday, 19 February 2014 | By | Add a Comment
Band of the Week (Week 6) – Queen

The year was 1986. Chicago Bears beat NE Patriots in Super Bowl XX, 46-10 in New Orleans, John Lennon: Live in NYC” album was released, Prince Charles married Diana, Princess of Wales. Oh, and on July 8th I was born. But in the summer of 1986 my all time favourite band Queen went on their […]

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Band of the Week (Week 5) – Coheed & Cambria

Thursday, 6 February 2014 | By | Add a Comment
Band of the Week (Week 5) – Coheed & Cambria

  I will occasionally admit to having the odd fault here and there. For the most part I live quite happily knowing that my foibles aren’t going to prey on my mind too much and won’t end up costing me hundreds in self help books and weekend retreats to rectify my character defects. However one […]

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Band of the Week (Week 4) – Rachel Stamp

Tuesday, 28 January 2014 | By | Add a Comment
Band of the Week (Week 4) – Rachel Stamp

  Choosing a band of the week is never easy but I’ve opted to go for one that probably influenced me more in the last fifteen years than most others.   In 1999 my favourite band was still the Black Crowes and I’d booked to see a mini all day fest in Wembley in the […]

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Band of the Week (Week 3) – Drugdealer Cheerleader

Tuesday, 21 January 2014 | By | Add a Comment
Band of the Week (Week 3) – Drugdealer Cheerleader

I was going to write something about songs and stage presence but I’d like to tell you about a band that honestly improved me, not only as a musician but as a person. It seems rather fitting that the band I chose to do my first real blog on is the band I played my […]

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Band of the Week (Week 2) – Eureka Machines

Monday, 13 January 2014 | By | Add a Comment
Band of the Week (Week 2) – Eureka Machines

Many, many moons ago I used to troll about this fair island of ours with a bunch of miscreants called Phluid. We achieved a very modest degree of success and infamy, especially in our local area – we were banned from every live venue in Selby except one. Not bad in rock n roll stakes. […]

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Band of the Week (Week 1) – Modern Day Dukes

Monday, 6 January 2014 | By | Add a Comment
Band of the Week (Week 1) – Modern Day Dukes

Anyone that has given a passing nosey into the UK underground scene in the past few years will have heard Pais. He once told me he has practices for different bands five nights a week then chills at the weekend by drawing cartoons and programming games at the weekend. Pais is a walking, talking Ritalin […]

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