Tagged with Swindon Adverstiser

All About: Oliver Wilde

All About: Oliver Wilde

My second piece for my column in the Swindon Advertiser this week (8th May) is a look at now Bristol based (but formerly of Aldbourne) musician Oliver Wilde, who is making huge waves nationally with his blissed out fuzz-pop. It has been a long time since the heady days of XTC flying high in the charts and up … Continue reading

Sounds Around Town – May 8th 2014

Sounds Around Town – May 8th 2014

This weeks gig round up for Swindon Advertiser looks a little like this… I have spent part of this weekend wondering why we can’t spread our bank holidays out a little bit more. With Easter being late this year we are in the midst of a quick-fire sequence of three long weekends within six weeks … Continue reading

All About: Zoe Mead

All About: Zoe Mead

This weeks Adver feature is on the multi-talented Zoe Mead. Coincidentally playing a gig for us….! Anyone who follows the local music scene will have encountered Zoe Mead at some point or another. She has been a regular fixture in our venues for some time now, first in her band Anchor & The Wolf, more recently as … Continue reading

Sounds Around Town 1st May 2014

Sounds Around Town 1st May 2014

This weeks gig guide was a bit covers heavy due to the bank holiday. However, our Songs Of Praise show at the Victoria looked (and was) a belter!  There is plenty of live music available this week, which is always a good thing, and I am starting to see local festival bills being announced which … Continue reading

Sounds Around Town 24th April 2014

Sounds Around Town 24th April 2014

My first column in The Swindon Advertiser. It is only a summary of live gigs in the town for a week, so nothing too exciting! Still, paid work is paid work! As you may have noticed, there is someone different at the helm of this column this week. I will be keeping the seat warm … Continue reading