The venue, Bar Bliss describes itself as an indie pub/club in the town of
We’d arrived at 9pm, it was just a couple of quid to get in, a great price to see three bands play. Unfortunately there wasn’t much of a turn out, but as Exile Parade began to play a few more people arrived, by the time Dirty Circus did their thing, more had flocked around the room. The lighting as with so many smaller venues leaves a lot to be desired, for photography purposes anyway, hence all my photos being in mono.
DEADBEAT ECHOES: A great name for a bunch of very young guys, but playing like pros, just need to work a little on your image and your almost there, musically they were on top form. All kinds of influences spring to mind here, I can hear the Buzzcocks, meets rockabilly, does pop, a really strange & appealing mix of music. Jack seemed a little more anxious singing that talking, which he was very confident in doing, when he introduced song titles and told us that this was the first time they were performing this song live. They have a single out on iTunes ‘Nothing To Prove’. Good luck guys, I’m sure you have a great future ahead of you.
The Band: Jack Fearon - Vox/Electric Guitar, Anthony Waring - Electric Guitar, Michael Newton - Bass Guitar, Sam Bell - Drums/Backing Vox
EXILE PARADE – I saw this band play live last month, in
The Band: Lomax - voice, Phil - guitar/Backing Vocals, Chris - lead Guitar, Dave - bass, Mutchy - drums
The set list:’ Waste’, Suicide’, ‘Blue’,’ Disco’, ‘Thieves’,’ Slow motion’, ‘Fire Walk With Me’.
DIRTY CIRCUS - A band obviously known around the
The show ended and we chatted to Exile's Parade manager & Phil the guitarist and got some promo discs, which we played on route home. The single ‘Heart Into Suicide’ is just so catchy.
Review & photos by Mel (more photos here)