LIVE: LAURA STEVENSON – 18/04/2014

Laura Stevenson - THE CORNERHOUSE, MANCHESTER - Tonight, it feels like we’re sat in a conservatory, beams run threateningly over our heads, and as Laura Stevenson sits at her stool plucking her first string, it feels like an invasion of privacy. She wears a tame blue polka dot dress and it feels like we are intruding on a private family celebration where Laura, yet again, has been asked to pull out her party trick. With each song, Laura pours out... Read More

LIVE: JONNY KEARNEY & LUCY FARRELL – 18/03/2012

- THE CORNERHOUSE, MANCHESTER - I would like to think I approach most new experiences with an open mind, but I have noticed a little bit of pre-judgement creeping in where certain events loom on the horizon. Unfortunately for ‘folk nights’ this genre has fallen into my room 101 of predictable nights out. All too often the singer / songwriter (don’t forget the slash) gig genre starts to blend into a muddy merge of “woah is me”... Read More