Art School – 08/10
Splashh are one those bands that attempt to recreate former glories with a modern twist; in their case, fuzzy psychedelia. Due to the popularity and shortcomings of this approach amongst their contemporaries, it’s tempting to assume they’ll be like the majority; a vapid throwback failing to capture the magic of decades gone.
[PINS: Live at Art School 11 October]
Conscious that my oversized hoodie and baggy jeans mark me as an outsider to the sharply attired denizens of the upstairs bar, I descend into the basement of the Art School Union (luminous fruit beer in hand) in search of some female-fronted alt-rock, and find that a curious bunch have arrived in town. Continue reading
This issue we’ve got a look at native appropriation, news on the GSA developments and an interview with up-and-comers Niki & the Dove. Complaints, queries and love letters to be left in the comments or to qmunicate.magazinegmail.com as usual. Big love.