Real Friends @ Thekla, Bristol – 13/04/17

Forced to postpone their UK tour back in December to take time to address their personal lives, Real Friends make their return to Europe, this time with the assistance from Atlanta’s Microwave and New Jersey’s Can’t Swim. Taking place in Bristol’s iconic ship-shaped Thekla venue, it’s the twelfth night into the quintet’s European tour and it was a sell-out show to remember. With such a brilliant, intimate venue, even fans at the far back of the deck will still get the full experience.   Continue reading


High Tides – I’m Not Giving Up, I’m Just Starting Over

Pop-Punk four piece High Tides are set to release their latest mini-album in mid-March. Originating from Nottingham, this eight-track release is the group’s first album (granted, it’s a mini-album) after their previous EP’s: including their issue of ‘Home Truth’s’ that was out last year. ‘I’m Not Giving Up, I’m Just Starting Over’ is exactly what it says on the tin: it’s a journey for the band, and it’s fun to join along the way. Continue reading