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October

2nd: Fear Of Men & Flowers, Concrete [REVIEW] 4th: Karen O, Bush Hall [REVIEW] 7th: Manchester Orchestra, O2 Shepherd’s Bush Empire [REVIEW] 8th: Caribou, Koko [REVIEW] 10th: Clap Your Hands Say Yeah & Kins, Electric Ballroom [REVIEW] / Club NME: FIANCÉ, Koko [REVIEW] 13th: Febueder, The Shacklewell Arms [REVIEW] 15th: Hundred Waters, Oslo [REVIEW] 16th: Nick Mulvey, O2 Shepherd’s Bush Empire [REVIEW] 17th: Erland & The…So on & so forth…

November

…Girlpool, The Shacklewell Arms [REVIEW] 18th: Zola Jesus, Koko [REVIEW] / Viet Cong, Total Refreshment Centre [REVIEW] 19th: The Jesus and Mary Chain perform Psychocandy, Troxy [REVIEW] 20th: EKKAH, Total Refreshment Centre [REVIEW] 24th: TOPS, Oslo [REVIEW] 25th: Mac DeMarco, The Forum [REVIEW] 27th: Perfume Genius, Islington Assembly Hall [REVIEW] / Parquet Courts, The Laundry [REVIEW] 28th: Bonobo & Gold Panda, Alexandra Palace [REVIEW]…So on & so forth…

May

1st: Plastic Mermaids, The Lexington [REVIEW] 2nd: Devendra Banhart, Barbican Centre [REVIEW] 5th: Gruff Rhys: American Interior, Soho Theatre [REVIEW] 6th: Tennis, Oslo [REVIEW] 7th: Elephant, Bethnal Green Working Men’s Club [REVIEW] 8th–10th: The Great Escape feat. Future Islands, Little Dragon, Klaxons, Arthur Beatrice & East India Youth, Brighton [REVIEW] 12th: Courtney Love, O2 Shepherd’s Bush Empire [REVIEW] 14th: Yann…So on & so forth…

June

2nd: The Acid, Cargo [REVIEW] 4th: Sharon Van Etten, Rough Trade East [REVIEW] 5th: Sharon Van Etten, Koko [REVIEW] 7th–8th: Field Day feat. Pixies, Metronomy, John Wizards, Jon Hopkins, Omar Souleyman & Future Islands, Victoria Park [REVIEW] 9th: Blaue Blume, The Old Blue Last [REVIEW] 10th: Wye Oak, Islington Assembly Hall [REVIEW] / Tom Vek, Rough Trade East [REVIEW] 13th: James Lavelle’s Meltdown: UNKLE:REDUX, Royal Festival Hall…So on & so forth…

December

1st: Cloud Nothings, Electric Ballroom [REVIEW] 2nd: The New Pornographers, O2 Shepherd’s Bush Empire [REVIEW] / Mini Mansions, O2 Shepherd’s Bush Empire [REVIEW] 5th: Metronomy, Alexandra Palace [REVIEW] / The Smashing Pumpkins, Maida Vale [REVIEW] 10th: MONO, Islington Assembly Hall [REVIEW] 14th: Buke and Gase, Purcell Room [REVIEW] 15th: Manic Street Preachers: The Holy Bible, Roundhouse [REVIEW] 19th: Slowdive, The Forum [INFO/TICKETS]…So on & so forth…

Review: Ariel Pink, pom pom.

…f indie credibility – the fabled tale of Animal Collective’s initial discovery of a CD-R containing early recordings in their tour van is now the stuff of low-fidelity legend. But now, with a substantial number of albums and label changes behind him, Pink is beginning to lose his lustre… pom pom is his third release on 4AD, and by now, Pink is an infamous fixture in the music press. As of last week, coverage of Mark Kozelek’s pointless…So on & so forth…

Review: Caribou, Our Love.

…gh release of 2010. Of course, the London-dwelling Canadian has never been one to rest on his laurels, and has toured incessantly, reconfigured the similarly celebrated Caribou Vibration Ensemble and inaugurated his very own label, Jiaolong, since. He’s also – and this point is imperative within the context of this latest endeavour – released a record of that same name under the Daphni pseudonym, shuffling into a more dance-orientated realm in…So on & so forth…

July

…rrell Williams, Basement Jaxx & Giorgio Moroder, Finsbury Park [REVIEW] 8th: Manic Street Preachers, Rough Trade East [REVIEW] 10th: Liu Bei, Servant Jazz Quarters [REVIEW] 15th: M. Ward, Islington Assembly Hall [REVIEW] 17th–20th: Latitude feat. Damon Albarn, Daryl Hall & John Oates, Slowdive, Lily Allen, Nils Frahm & San Fermin, Henham Park, Suffolk [REVIEW] 22nd: TEEN, The Lexington [REVIEW] [June] [August]…So on & so forth…

Review: Glastonbury Festival of Contemporary Performing Arts 2014.

‘Rarely before has Glastonbury seemed less accepting of the wont and wants of others, whatever they may be, as ‘selfie sticks’ replace the bucket hats of bygone times.’ Dots & Dashes review the Glastonbury Festival of Contemporary Performing Arts 2014, musical highlights of which were provided by the Manic Street Preachers, M.I.A., Pixies & St. Vincent. Review: Friday, 27th June / Saturday, 28th June / Sunday, 29th June. Glastonbury on…So on & so forth…

September

5th–7th: Festival Nº6 feat. Beck, Pet Shop Boys, tUnE-yArDs, John Wizards & Arthur Beatrice, Portmeirion, Gwynedd [REVIEW] 13th: On Blackheath feat. Massive Attack & Grace Jones, Blackheath Common [REVIEW] 17th: M O T H X R, Boston Music Room [REVIEW] 19th: iTunes Festival: SBTRKT & Jamie xx, Roundhouse [REVIEW] 20th: Gruff Rhys: American Interior, Queen Elizabeth Hall [REVIEW] 25th: Angel Olsen, Electric Ballroom [REVIEW] 29th:…So on & so forth…