Archive for March, 2020

  • Monophonics: Lockdown Soul

    By Chris Wells on March 26, 2020
    By Chris Wells Kelly Finnigan, frontman of Californian vintage psychedelic-soul band Monophonics, is holed up at home, like most of the rest of us. He hasn’t seen his bandmates since lockdown and even visits to his nearby studio have to be taken solo. Which is a bit of a bugger, really, because the group’s very fine new album, It’s Only […]

    By Chris Wells on March 19, 2020
  • De La Soul Dates

    By Chris Wells on March 7, 2020
    Legendary hip-hop trio De La Soul have confirmed a clutch of live dates across the UK this summer, during which they will be backed by a full band. The schedule runs: Birmingham, O2 Institute [May 16]; Nottingham, Rock City [17]; Bristol, O2 Academy [20]; Cardiff, Tramshed [21]; Brighton, Chalk [23]; Southampton, Engine Rooms [24]; Manchester, Apollo [29]; Margate, Dreamland [July […]