FOALS / MOUNTAIN AT MY GATES

Last month saw the release of What Went Down, the first single and more importantly, title track from Foals highly anticipated fourth album. It was angry, bold, brave and heavy but best of all, it was the return of Foals! Last night saw the premiere of second single, Mountain At My Gates and it’s an absolute blinder of a…

Foals / Alexandra Palace, London – February 14th 2014

Since their debut album, Antidotes, was released back in 2008; I’ve been wanting to see Foals live. It only took me 6 years but last week, I witnessed one of the most incredible gigs I think KNOW I’ll ever see. Despite not being right at the front like a true little fanboy/girl would; I could still…

Mercury Prize 2013: The Nominees (Part I)

Just under a week ago, the annual announcement of which acts have been branded worthy enough to be a part of the 2013 Mercury music prize shortlist was made and of course, everybody had an opinion or something to say about it. I took to Facebook immediately and made my views known in brief, as…

GLASTONBURY DAY 1 / A VIEWERS REVIEW

I’m really not bothered that I’m not at Glastonbury; it’s not been that good from what I’ve seen so far. I hate to start this review off with a lie but I’ve got a theory that if I keep telling myself how rubbish it is, I won’t forever regret my decision to not purchase a ticket…

FOALS / HOLY FIRE

I’ve been a Foals fan from the very start. I purchased 2008’s Antidotes on the day of release and followed suit with the purchase of Total Life Forever in 2010. Did I make it a hat-trick and purchase Holy Fire today? Yes. Of course I did. How could I not after the massive comeback single…