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Alex Halls - Live Music Reviews


Heideroosjes - Underworld, London, 9/11/2007

At their first British gig in seven years, Alex Halls watches under-rated Dutch punk act Heideroosjes play a fiery and energetic set to a small audience at the London Underworld

Strike Anywhere

Strike Anywhere - Joseph's Well, Leeds, 22/11/2006

In the humid atmosphere of Leeds Joseph's Well, Alex Halls enjoys a slightly rushed, but exciting set from Californian punks Strike Anywhere


Miscellaneous - Brickmakers, Norwich, 22/3/20095

Yankee Nine Niner have been described as being a mixture of Guns ‘n’ Roses and Steve Tyler from Aerosmith, and also draw comparisions with AC/DC. Alex Halls watches them play an exhilarating set at the Norwich Brickmakers

Against Me

Against Me - Joseph's Wells, Leeds, 29/5/2004

Against Me have gained a reputation as being one of the best live acts around. Alex Halls in Leeds watches them "play punk rock...with its original anarchic feel" and more than match up to the hype

Lawrence Arms

Lawrence Arms - Joseph's  Well, Leeds, 24/4/2004

In the secluded venue of Joseph's Well In Leeds. Alex Halls sees Chicago-based trio the Lawrence Arms "capture the audience with an array of sing-a-long tunes and fiery punk rock"


Miscellaneous - Doncaster Leopard, 10/8/2003

"One of the best rock ‘n’ roll bands to have hit the modern scene", Copenhagen's Wild Evil Entertainment Dept recently concluded their first British tour. Alex Halls catches them on "seething" form at the Doncaster Leopard


Capdown - Leeds Cockpit, 12/10/2002

Anti-capitalist and always good value for money, ska-core punks Capdown are becoming an increasingly formidable live presence. Alex Halls witnesses them on blistering form in Leeds

Dead Kennedys

Dead Kennedys - Holidays in the Sun, Blackpool, 21/7/2002

Nearly twenty five years old, and having replaced frontman Jello Biafra with new singer Brandon Cruz, the Dead Kennedys prove to have lost none of their bite in a powerful performance at the climax of the Holidays in the Sun punk festival


Miscellaneous - Blackpool Winter Gardens, 19/7/2002-21/7/2002

The most well known punk festival in the UK, Holidays in the Sun this year took place at the Winter Gardens in Blackpool. Alex Halls enjoys three days of punk chaos and energy


Miscellaneous - Manchester Apollo, 27th May 2001

Arriving in Manchester early enough to find the Apollo, I found myself wandering around the city centre none the wiser. Following the general drift of punk mad youngsters, I eventually turned up outside the Apollo, where an anticipant crowd was waiting.

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