A Short Documentary On The 100 Club

by Lucy Howell 18. November 2010 12:39
The iconic venue that has had the likes of Muddy Waters, The Rolling Stones, Sex Pistols, The White Stipes and BB King grace the stage is in threat of closure by Christmas! Watch the short documentary 'Save The 100 Club' for why the 100 Club needs to live on!  

REVIEW: Carl Barat, The Heartbreaks and Swimming @ Leeds, Cockpit 22 October 2010

by Lucy Howell 23. October 2010 17:53
With people turning up well before doors even opened and crazed fans trying to get in around the back, it was obvious tonight was going to be a great show.  The lights are dimmed and the music turned down, then The Cockpit crowd welcome quirky quintet Swimming on stage. At first glance, it lo... [More]

Save The 100 Club!

by Lucy Howell 24. September 2010 15:07
  London’s iconic music venue is threatening to close down after falling on hard times. The venue has been graced by the presence of many of the finest musical talents of our times since 1942. The clubs boastful line-up includes performances from acts as diverse as The Sex Pistols, Muddy... [More]

The Libertines Fans May Expect New Songs From The Band In The Near Future, Says Carl Barat

by Gig Junkie 7. September 2010 16:34
Carl Barat says The Libertines may record new songs. Following the group’s reunion shows at the Reading and Leeds festival at the end of August, co-frontman Carl hopes they can continue in some form, although he has ruled out a full tour. The ‘Time For Heroes’ singer said: "We ... [More]

FESTIVAL COVERAGE: Reading Festival - Biffy Clyro, QOTSA, The Libertines, Arcade Fire - 27th & 28th August 2010

by Shannon Andreucci 1. September 2010 10:48
BIFFY CLYRO The mud and torrential rain was not enough to dampen the mood of the Reading Festival crowd at the Main Stage on Friday afternoon. Everyone was eagerly awaiting Scottish trio Biffy Clyro to take to the stage, chanting “Mon the Biff, Mon the Biff!” Right on time, slightly ... [More]

Carl Barat Releases His First Book + Solo Tour Dates

by Gig Junkie 13. August 2010 09:21
Carl Barat has announced the details of his debut solo album.The Libertines co-frontman - who is to play the band's first full gig in six years later in the month - will release both his self-titled LP and debut solo single 'Run With The Boys' are to be released on October 4.A spokesperson for the... [More]

REVIEW: Lipstick Melodies @ The Lock Tavern, Camden, 11 August 2010

by Lucy Howell 12. August 2010 12:35
Last night Lipstick Melodies took over The Lock Tavern in Camden, confirming their place as one of London’s best kept secrets. Although the band are unsigned (which remains one of life’s great mysteries), they are no strangers to the music industry, especially their lead singer... [More]

The Libertines Announce Leeds / Reading Warm-Up Show Details

by Gig Junkie 10. August 2010 09:26
The news we've all been waiting for has finally arrived: 'WE ARE PLEASED TO ANNOUNCE THAT THE LIBERTINES WILL PLAY A READING & LEEDS FESTIVAL WARM UP SHOW AT THE HMV FORUM, LONDON ON WEDNESDAY 25th AUGUST. TO REGISTER FOR THE CHANCE TO BE ABLE TO PURCHASE UP TO 2 TICKETS PLEASE VISIT www.t... [More]

Carl Barat To Be A Father

by Gig Junkie 6. August 2010 14:10
The Libertines frontman Carl Barât and girlfriend Edie Langley are expecting their first child, believed to be a boy. The due date is not yet clear. A friend of Edie posted on her Facebook page: "Over the moon for Edie Langley !!! havin a little boy! love you! xxx (sic)" Carl and the Langl... [More]

REVIEW: I (Heart) presents; The Invasion of...,Eric Ness, Kites, The Book Club @ Proud Camden, 3 August 2010

by Joss 4. August 2010 23:46
On Tues 3rd Aug successful promotions company I (Heart) ventured up North to Proud Camden to showcase new projects from The Libertines and Dirty Pretty Things Gary Powell and Milburns Joe Carnall. Guests were also treated to lovely in... [More]

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