Category: Gig Reviews

A day Out in Ossett with The Idol Dead

Monday, 17 May 2010 | By | Add a Comment
A day Out in Ossett with The Idol Dead

So, it’s 6.30am, I’m stumbling around the kitchen, the guitars from last night’s gig with The Needful Things and Psychobabylon still ringing in my ears, searching for weapons-grade coffee and a mug the size of a bucket…

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Sphere Mag – Live Review

Thursday, 1 April 2010 | By | Add a Comment
Sphere Mag – Live Review

The Idol Dead open things up on this night of glam-tinged alt-rock madness and for us the Leeds-based four-piece are the most visually and sonically satisfying act of the evening and a great pick to open. Their addictive brand of strawberry flavoured rock madness left a tangy-sweet taste

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Battle of the Bands Final

Tuesday, 30 March 2010 | By | Add a Comment
Battle of the Bands Final

It was a wet and windy night, the clouds were closing in and 4 bands took their stance in the Snooty Fox – it was the Final of the WTP Battle of the Bands and the winner would walk away with the main support slot at Wakefield Rock Festival. So, you’d think it was all […]

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Wakefield Battle of the Bands – The Semi-Final

Tuesday, 23 March 2010 | By | 2 Comments
Wakefield Battle of the Bands – The Semi-Final

So, the semi-final of the WTP Battle of the bands? It was always going to be hard slog tonight. After all these bands had won their heats just to get here. Master of Ceremonies, Wayne Poppleton, exploded into the venue a little after 6 like Alice in Wonderland’s Rabbit on crack – he was even […]

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tHE IdoL dEaD and Wakefield Rock Festival

Tuesday, 2 March 2010 | By | Add a Comment
tHE IdoL dEaD and Wakefield Rock Festival

A slot at the Wakefield Festival is the ultimate prize as we arrived at The Snooty Fox for Heat B “Middle of the Road”(!?!?!) on Friday 26thMarch…

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