Live Review: Jay-Z and Kanye West – Watch the Throne (Live at the LG Arena, Birmingham. 22.06.2012)

Opening with the epic song ‘H*A*M’ the night began. There couldn’t have been a more fitting song as the opera-like backing track filled the room with a powerful and almost empire-like vibe, playing on the title of the hit album ‘Watch the Throne’. Jay-Z appeared as a giant cube rose from a smaller stage behind … Continue reading

Meet The Chilis: The Red Hot Chili Peppers and Me

With news being announced that the Red Hot Chili Peppers are going to be inducted into the Rock and Roll Hall of Fame within the next few weeks, I am taken back to a time when I, myself, met the Chilis. It was the nineteenth of November 2011 and the anticipation of seeing the Chilis … Continue reading

SINGLE REVIEW: Jack Cookson – My Eyes Were Blind

This song is the first original composition released by independent British musician – Jack Cookson. ‘My Eyes Were Blind’ is an alternative acoustic-folk track which certainly adds to the appeal of the song as a whole. Upon first hearing this song I was pretty astounded at the quality, especially considering the fact that this isn’t … Continue reading