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Temples Festival 2014 – Day 3 Review By Dave Bowes

21st May 2014 at 12:39 pm

Temples 2014 - Clutch - Photo by Antony Roberts

After the devastation that Neurosis wrought on Saturday, the festival could have called in sick and had a lie in on Sunday, but where would the sport have been in that? With the main stage catering for all things rock and the second going…
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Temples Festival 2014 – Day 2 Review By Dave Bowes

20th May 2014 at 9:57 am

Temples 2014 - Neurosis - Photo by Antony Roberts

If there’s one day that would have guaranteed my attendance at this festival, it was always going to be today. A Storm Of Light, Amenra, Wolfbrigade and the almighty Neurosis – it’s like they made it for me, or at least every other guy…
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Temples Festival 2014 – Day 1 Review By Dave Bowes

19th May 2014 at 10:31 am

Temples 2014 - Brutal Truth - Photo by Antony Roberts

Well, it’s finally upon us. When Temples Festival was first announced, it came with the fact that the inimitable (though too many have tried) Neurosis would be headlining and over the next few months the bill expanded to make for a world-class line-up. Located…
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DesertFest London 2014 – Day 3 Review By Pete Green

9th May 2014 at 11:00 am

DesertFest 2014 - Boris - Photo by Gemma Shaw

It’s Sunday and Camden is once again feeling it. Big time. Hungover bodies clutter the streets and people are struggling to look each other in the eye never mind converse together. There’s a conspicuous absence of pint glasses gracing hands for the first hour…
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DesertFest London 2014 – Day 2 Review By Pete Green

8th May 2014 at 9:29 am

DesertFest 2014 - Weedeater - Photo by Gemma Shaw

“The worst thing about DesertFest Saturdays is that everyone comes in here and does the worst hangover shits on earth. These toilets fucking stink.” Josh Retallick, Black Heart Manager 26/04/14 Well good morning to you Josh! After the Caravanistic adventures of last night, it’s…
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DesertFest London 2014 – Day 1 Review By Pete Green

7th May 2014 at 9:39 am

DesertFest 2014 - Spirit Caravan - Photo by Gemma Shaw

11.29. I know it was definitely 11.29 because I wrote it down immediately. 11.29 was the exact time when I caught my first scent of a reefer struck up by some denim-clad longhair on my long walk into the heart of good old London…
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Indesinence / Coltsblood / Crypt Lurker @ The Black Heart, London 24/11/2013

28th November 2013 at 8:45 am

Indesinence @ The Black Heart, London 24/11/2013 - Photo by Antony Roberts

A cold Winter’s night in Albion and London’s finest venue were a perfect coupling to showcase some of the best heavy music the UK has to offer; one old (and underappreciated) favourite and two fresh upstarts regaled the punters’ ears on a Frosty Sunday…
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Earthless / The Atomic Bitchwax / Mirror Queen @ The Garage, London 13/07/2013

17th July 2013 at 1:37 pm

Earthless @ The Garage, London 14/07/2013 - Photo by Anthony Roberts

A stifling summer night in London finds a healthy crowd gathered at London’s worst venue, The Garage – but what has torn the crowds of hirsute hippies from lolling about in the sun and into a dingy, overpriced craphole in North London? Why, an…
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