New Model Army @ Nottingham Rock City, 13 December 2014


To a city filled with the myth of the legend on the man who robbed the rich to feed the poor, we’re here to see Cromwell’s army as the ‘family’ roll into town for a special and unique take of this particular band’s 34 year career. With just two dates in the UK – welcome …

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Erasure + Shelter @ Wolverhampton Civic, 29 November 2014


It’s the end of November and Christmas is approaching at a million miles an hour. Here at Gig Junkies, we think we’ve been good little guys and gals so we’ve busily been writing our little Christmas list for Santa Claus. We’ve asked for a barn-storming, sing-a-long poptastic full-on party! And Santa – he say yeah! …

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Peter Gabriel + Jenny & Linnea @ LG Arena, Birmingham, 28 November 2014


Tonight to the last time for this particular Gig Junkies team at the LG Arena before it morphs into the Genting Arena. We’re here to see a performer who founded one of the biggest bands in rock history way back in 1967, who became prog rock legends. Just seven years in he left, they went …

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Hugh Cornwell + Hazel O’Connor @ The Robin 2, Bilston, West Midlands, 25 November 2014

Tonight, Gig Junkies friends, we are in Bilston, in the Black Country and the delectable little venue that is the Robin 2 to see two blasts from the past – two icons of punk / new wave on a double headlining set – Hazel O’Connor and Hugh Cornwell. First up, and so a potted bit …

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The Levellers + The Selector + She Makes War @ 02 Academy Birmingham, 14 November 2014


Tonight we are assured of somewhat of a party as The Levellers declare early on in the set, they will be playing their greatest hits. The o2 Academy is three-quarters full and there’s a expectant buzz about the crowd; the faithful here and those that just know that The Levellers ‘live’ are just one hell …

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Difford & Tilbrook @ Town Hall, Birmingham – 12 November 2014


Tonight to the delectable Town Hall in Birmingham and a journey through the entertaining lives of two classic songsmiths. In the late 70s, early 80s the band that featured these guys turned out ht after hit – the lyrics such that these two individuals were deemed to be the Lennon and McCartney of their generation. …

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