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The Gig Monkey 2014 Awards

The Gig Monkey 2014 Awards

This is the unedited version of my January Ocelot column. My column last January was the first time I had written an awards / review of the year piece, and I enjoyed writing it rather a lot. So here is one for 2014’s musical happenings in Ocelotshire. Back to normal next month as I have … Continue reading

Gig Monkey’s Oxford Special! (pt 1)

Gig Monkey’s Oxford Special! (pt 1)

This months Ocelot offering (November 2014) ended up being a double page Oxford special. So, first up a live review! Following on from my mini-rant last month I decide that if the mountain won’t come to Gig Monkey, then Gig Monkey will go to the mountain. Consequently, a scan of the Ocelot Gig Guide, and … Continue reading

When Gig Monkey met The Punt

When Gig Monkey met The Punt

June’s Ocelot column was a little different. Rather than the one page live review and one page recordings review I dashed off a double page spread review of the Oxford Punt. This may be a regular thing soon as there seem to be less local recordings coming through at the moment, and festivals need a bit … Continue reading