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Mystery Jets : Ten Songs That Made Me Love... - Features
Gillian Fish in 'Ten Songs That Made Me Love...' takes us on a personal journey through the music of Mystery Jets.

Latitude Festival : Henham Park, Southwold, Suffolk, 12/7/2018...15/7/2018 - Live Reviews
Latitude Festival's 13th edition packs in a fine mix of older and newer bands, and much more, including some big surprise names. Gillian Fish takes in the scene.

Dot to Dot Festival : Manchester, 25th...27th May - Live Reviews
At the Manchester leg of Dot to Dot Festival Gillian Fish watches some new bands before an impressive headline set from the Horrors.

Districts : Garage, London, 12/9/2017 - Live Reviews
Gillian Fish watches a compelling set from Philadelphia band The Districts on the London date of their UK tour.

Latitude Festival : Henham Park, Southwold, Suffolk, 13/7/2017...16/7/2017 - Live Reviews
Gillian Fish returns to Latitude Festival in her home county of Suffolk to discover new bands and revisit some old favourites

Dot to Dot Festival : Profile - Profiles
Gillian Fish previews the metropolitan day festival showcasing new talent which takes place in three UK cities at the end of May

Pigeon Detectives : Gorilla, Manchester, 11/3/2017 - Live Reviews
Gillian Fish relives the sounds of mid-noughties indie with a trip to Manchester to watch the Pigeon Detectives

Cribs : Roundhouse, London, 28/10/2015 - Live Reviews
Gillian Fish sees Yorkshire brothers The Cribs play a triumphant set at the Roundhouse in Camden in London, with a set packed full of career spanning material

Bluetones : Forum, London, 24/9/2015 - Live Reviews
Gillian Fish travels back in time with 90's indie heroes the Bluetones at the sold-out London date of their 20th anniversary tour

Bluetones : Interview - Interviews
Gillian Fish speaks to the Bluetones' Mark Morriss about their decision to reform for a twentieth anniversary tour

Latitude Festival : Henham Park, Southwold, Suffolk, 16/7/2015...19/7/2015 - Live Reviews
Gillian Fish enjoys Suffolk festival Latitude which celebrated its tenth anniversary in style with plenty of new artists and some old favourites

Carl BarĂ¢t and the Jackals : (With Asylums), Scala, London, 15/4/2015 - Live Reviews
Gillain Fish watches the Libertines Carl Barat with his band the Jackals and support group Asylums play extraordinary sets at a show at the Scala In London

Lazy Heart Parade : Old Queen's Head, London, 24/3/2015 - Live Reviews
Gillian Fish watches indie-folk six-piece Lazy Heart Parade play a celebratory set at the Old Queen's Head in London to launch their new EP 'My Last Goodbye'

Weeks : Garage, London, 22/1/2015 - Live Reviews
Gillian Fish watches Mississippi charmers the Weeks play a raucous set of Southern rock at The Garage in London

Cast : (Supported by John McCullaugh and the Escorts), Electric Circus, London, 19 - Live Reviews
With strong support from the teenage John McCullaugh and the Escorts, Gillian Fish watches the reformed Cast play an impassioned set at the Electric Circus in London

The British Summer Time Festival : The Libertines at Hyde Park - Profiles
Gillain Fish criticises the dismanagement of the British Summer Time Festival in Hyde Park in London, which, poorly organised throughout, led to crushing at the Libertines' reunion gig

Society of the Golden Slippers : DBerry Bros. and Rudd Bar, Royal Albert Hall 24.02.14 - Live Reviews
Gillian Smith enjoys an evening of rising talent from acoustic folk singer John Smith, young band Emily and The Woods and alternative artist Sivu at exclsuive monthly showcase the Society of the Golden Slippers in London

Cast : Profile - Profiles
Gillian Fish reflects on the career of Britpop band Cast, whose four first albums are about to be re-rleased in double CD editions

Dutch Uncles : Islington Assembly Hall, London, 5/12/2013 - Live Reviews
Gillian Fish watches eccentric indie trio Dutch Uncles play an upbeat show in the beautiful venue of the Islington Assembly Hall in London

Dodos : Hoxton Bar and Kitchen, London, 4/11/2013 - Live Reviews
Gillian Fish watches San Francisco folk blues duo the Dodos play a haunting and captivating show at the Hoxton Bar and Kitchen in London

Weeks : Sebright Arms, London, 2/7/2013 - Live Reviews
Gillian Fish watches recent Kings of Leon tour support the Weeks play a stunning set of Americana, indie and Southern rock at a headline show at the Sebright Arms in London

Drenge : Barfly, 5/6/2013 - Live Reviews
Gillian Fish watches young Derbyshire-based brothers and indie rock duo Drenge play a taut and highly-charged set at The Barfly in London

Gig of a Lifetime : Cribs, Water Rats, London, 2007 - Features
In our 'Gig of a Lifetime' column Gillian Fish writes of attending a secret late night Cribs gig at the tiny Water Rats theatre in London

Live At Leeds : 3/5/2013...4/5/2013 - Live Reviews
Gillian Fish enjoys the Live At Leeds festival, which saw performances this year among others from the Concetines, Pigeon Detectives, Tribes, Swim Deep, Peace and the much hyped Strypes

Andy Burrows : Bush Hall, London, 21/2/2013 - Live Reviews
Gillian Fish watches former Razorlight and We Are Scientists drummer and now solo artist Andy Burrows play an impressive set at a gig at the Bush Hall in London to promote his recently released album 'Company'

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