CLUTCH  BROOKLYN BOWL, LAS VEGAS  The world turns off, and there is only music. Not that there’s ever such a thing as only music, but you get the meaning. It’s that rare moment when there is no internal dialogue. There are ...

CLEETHORPES ROCKS Meriden Showground, Cleethorpes, UK The downpour that greeted the early birds didn’t bode well for the inaugural Cleethorpes Rocks Festival but mercifully the rain stayed away after the initial coastal drenching. FILTHY FILTHY create a glorious Rock ‘N’ ...

COCK SPARRER The Robin Bilston, Wolverhampton, UK. Cock Sparrer’s first club tour in almost two years starts in Bilston at the resplendent, independent and beautifully old school The Robin. As the reassuringly familiar classical intro music kicks in the crowd ...

Gigs on the horizon! Hell yeah! Oh, and the album’s finished and coming soon! Pic by Masuimi Max ...

Been a little while since I updated, because there’s been no gigs. So here’s some pics of the ever wonderful Arthur Brown that were shot for Vive Le Rock a while back. A fascinating chap and a true gentleman! ...

When you go to a gig with the best intentions of doing a live review, but then get wasted and have a two day hangover… Here’s the setlist instead. Great show! More pics on Patreon. https://www.setlist.fm/setlist/the-casualties/2019/the-dive-bar-las-vegas-nv-1b9a8da8.html ...

    It’s the arse end of a two day hangover and I really don’t want to go out. Certainly, I don’t want to deal with wandering around a Vegas casino trying to find the venue, dealing with security and ...

JOHN GIST (right) with JOHN GARCIA It’s all too easy to believe that gigs happen by magic. Your favourite bands just show up in town, rock the house and then move on to the next town, all of it done ...

  Photo: Cybele Parsignault   It was almost all wrong from the initial countdown to the launch. Conceptually, Orange County, California, was created to isolate decent, god-fearing folks from the likes of Dave Wyndorf’s ancestors. “Keep them hairy beatniks far, far ...