Review: UPLIFT SPICE “000”

Listening to a string of Japanese pop songs, particularly from the larger girl groups, I often find myself becoming lost in the voices, unable to tell one singer from the next. There is a definite quality to th...

Review: FACT at KOKO, London

As far as hardcore bands go these days, FACT is one of the most creative. With every release this recently turned sextet manages to take their sound in new and exciting directions, making every encounter with t...

Review: FACT “WITNESS” album

FACT has a habit of coming out of nowhere every few months, usually with a pile of new material and a tour or two to announce, but they were really aiming for the stars this time around. This year marks the ban...

Review: VAMPS, KOKO in London

It's only been 5 months since the last time dark duo VAMPS came to town for a sold-out show at the O2 Academy Islington, which turned out to be one of the best shows 2013 had to offer. This time the guys took t...