Gillian Fish - Live Reviews

Latitude Festival

Latitude Festival - Henham Park, Southwold, Suffolk, 12/7/2018...15/7/2018

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

Dot to Dot Festival - Manchester, 25th...27th May

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

Gillian Fish watches a compelling set from Philadelphia band The Districts on the London date of their UK tour.

Latitude Festival

Latitude Festival - Henham Park, Southwold, Suffolk, 13/7/2017...16/7/2017

Gillian Fish returns to Latitude Festival in her home county of Suffolk to discover new bands and revisit some old favourites

Pigeon Detectives

Pigeon Detectives - Gorilla, Manchester, 11/3/2017

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

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

Latitude Festival

Latitude Festival - Henham Park, Southwold, Suffolk, 16/7/2015...19/7/2015

Gillian Fish enjoys Suffolk festival Latitude which celebrated its tenth anniversary in style with plenty of new artists and some old favourites


Bluetones - Forum, London, 24/9/2015

Gillian Fish travels back in time with 90's indie heroes the Bluetones at the sold-out London date of their 20th anniversary tour

Carl Barat and the Jackals

Carl Barat and the Jackals - (With Asylums), Scala, London, 15/4/2015

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

Lazy Heart Parade - Old Queen's Head, London, 24/3/2015

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'


Cast - (Supported by John McCullaugh and the Escorts), Electric Circus, London, 19

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


Gillian Fish watches Mississippi charmers the Weeks play a raucous set of Southern rock at The Garage in London

Golden Slippers

Golden Slippers - DBerry Bros. and Rudd Bar, Royal Albert Hall 24.02.14

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

Blue Angel Lounge

Blue Angel Lounge - Islington Assembly Hall, London, 5/12/2013

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

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

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

Gillian Fish watches young Derbyshire-based brothers and indie rock duo Drenge play a taut and highly-charged set at The Barfly in London


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

Andy Burrows - Bush Hall, London, 21/2/2013

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'