Category: Live

LIVE: Warpaint – The Institute, Birmingham (20/03/15)

Live, Music March 23, 2015

photo © J. Brewster

I would like to show my utmost thanks to the talented James Brewster for kindly allowing me to use his photos of the gig on my blog. Check out his photography over on his Flickr.


SETLIST

  • Warpaint
  • Undertow
  • No Way Out
  • Composure
  • Love Is To Die
  • Intro
  • Keep It Healthy
  • Disco//very
  • Elephants
  • Bees
  • Burgundy
  • Krimson

ENCORE

  • I’ll Start Believing
  • Biggy

SUPPORTThe Garden


Many would claim that to be a great band, you must be able to replicate your recorded sound perfectly in a live setting. Immediately, if that were perquisite, a great many bands would be left in the rubble; for many, it is nigh on impossible once their recordings have been layered over and over and mixed to within an inch of its life. There are other bands though, that are best relished in person. Warpaint is one of those bands. Whilst their albums are lucidly exquisite, comprehending it in person is an wholly different experience.

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LIVE: God Damn – The Slade Rooms, Wolverhampton (07/07/14)

Live, Music June 11, 2014

Photos by Liam Hancock

Whilst it may not be an ethos, it cannot be denied that in naming your band ‘God Damn’ you are going to bring yourself some unwanted attention. Penchant for potential controversy aside, the band have a loyal and ever growing fan base – especially since their recent signing to label One Little Indian (home to none other than Bjork, you know) – and as a result, the return to home soil prior to the release of their debut album feels pretty poignant.

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