Sleigh Bells – Manchester Gorilla

Duh. Duh. Duh. Duh. It’s the iconic Sleigh Bells sound, or at least an attempt at the stop start beats that fuel the noise pop duos punchy guitar licks. Though that ever familiar sound has started to fade, and for everyone living it live at the Manchester show, it was time to dance to a new range of synths.  Continue reading

The Flaming Lips – Manchester Academy

The show starts, and the giant balloons fall from the sky, bouncing from body to body, hitting the curtain of LED lights the band stand behind. Yes, it’s The Flaming Lips and the ‘There Should Be Unicorns’ tour is an insight into what they see, every single day of the week.  Continue reading