Hey, so your reading this... that's nice. Anyway, I am a music journalist, plumber, fighter of dragons, doer of quests and saver of princesses. I like to go to gigs and then tell you what I thought of them.
charliecraven has written 5 posts for Red Rose Music Lancs

BBC Introducing Lancashire live at Thornton Little Theatre

Something big is coming to Thornton little theatre. On the 10th of August four amazing artists descend on the small town to create face-melting sounds and put on show so incredible, so spectacular, so absolutely awe-inspiring you won’t sit down for a week. ‘And just who is playing at this show’ I hear you ask, … Continue reading

On the road to Beat-Herder – Mojofluxx

Well Beat-herder is just three days away! Continuing our quest to check out which Lancashire bands will be representing local talent, we present to you…. Mojofluxx Perhaps one of the best new artists coming out of the region, MoJofluxx mix rap and bass heavy beats in to an rhythmic extravaganza. Creatively using samples, beats and … Continue reading

On the road to Beat-Herder – Mobius Loop

In the next few days leading up to Beat-Herder festival, we thought it would be a nice idea to check out which local bands will be representing the Lancashire Music Scene, so to kick things off here is a fantastic band from Preston called… Mobius loop Describing themselves as ‘ethereal world music’, Mobius loop are … Continue reading

Nine Black Alps – Gig Review and interview – 28/03/13

Gig Review The main reason that Nine Black Alps are such an enjoyable band to see live is because they are just so unpretentious.There is something refreshing about going to see a band play who don’t care about how ‘Rock-and-roll’ they come across, they only care about the music and putting on a great show. … Continue reading

BASTILLE GIG REVIEW – 53 Degrees, Preston – 04/03/13

Full disclosure: I don’t particularly like ‘Bad Blood’, Bastille’s latest album. As a mix between electronica and formulaic indie pop, each song feels like two incomplete halves as opposed to one complete whole. Everything is very polished and refined, but although it is an excellently produced album, there is nothing in it raw or visceral. … Continue reading

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