Category: NME Awards Tour

NME AWARDS TOUR, Brixton Academy – Evening Standard, 28 March 2014

The NME’s annual four-band tour is a useful way of taking the temperature of alternative music. Past line-ups have exposed future giants (Coldplay, Arctic Monkeys and Florence Welch have all served) but the music mag’s tastemakers don’t always select a bumper crop. This year wasn’t a vintage one, with a bill topped by a big act on the fade —… Read more →