Pennyblackmusic Presents: Heist & Idiot Son + The Volunteered & Simon Bromide
Oxford Wheatsheaf, 30/11/2002
David Devant and His Spirit Wife are a unique Brighton four piece who combine a strong stage act with an obvious equally good sense of humour. New writer Richard Mather finds "hope left for British music yet"in a recent show at the Oxford Wheatsheaf
Eclectic and enigmatic, the UK's Monochrome Set have been the focus of many legends and myths. Tommy Gunnarsson speaks to its ironic and teasing frontman Bid about the group's twenty year history
(with the Hepburns and Karen), Thunderbolt, Bristol, 17/3/2018
Dixie Ernill watches the Monochrome Set and Karen bookend a fine evening of skewed indie on a wintry night in Bristol.
The Lost Weekend
In our 'Re:View' section, in which we look back at albums from the past, Tommy Gunnarsson listens to 'The Lost Weekend', the Monochrome Set's 1985 would-be chart-topper, and also their last album during their first period as a band, which has just been re-released on CD