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by sweepingthenation
Thu Jun 21, 2018 7:39 pm
Forum: Indietracks
Topic: Alfreton Travelodge
Replies: 260
Views: 82395

Re: Alfreton Travelodge

BREAKING NEWS: Little Chef has closed! Luckily it's been replaced by some sort of in-house thing that looks like it does a good range of breakfasts for what may actually be slightly cheaper.
by sweepingthenation
Thu Feb 15, 2018 7:18 pm
Forum: indiepop
Topic: Colour Me Wednesday
Replies: 69
Views: 15305

Re: Colour Me Wednesday

In "sentences that seem weirder just in typing them", CMW are supporting Daphne & Celeste at Leicester Firebug on 2nd April.
by sweepingthenation
Sun Jan 28, 2018 11:30 am
Forum: Indietracks
Topic: Your Indietracks 2018 wishlist
Replies: 48
Views: 7664

Re: Your Indietracks 2018 wishlist

Add to those from earlier, obviously:

Melys
Sløtface
Brix & The Extricated
Soccer Mommy
City Yelps
Gintis
Dama Scout
Storm The Palace
The Academy Of Sun
Cherry Hex and the Dream Church
Annexe The Moon
by sweepingthenation
Mon Jan 01, 2018 5:40 pm
Forum: indiepop
Topic: BMX Bandits
Replies: 29
Views: 10333

Re: BMX Bandits

Unexpected Duglas and Splash One on BBC Scotland, from 46:15 - https://www.bbc.co.uk/iplayer/episode/b ... -night-out
by sweepingthenation
Tue Dec 05, 2017 11:20 am
Forum: popshows and clubs
Topic: Leicester Indiepop Alldayer, 24th February 2018
Replies: 3
Views: 799

Leicester Indiepop Alldayer, 24th February 2018

Leicester Indiepop Alldayer VII Saturday 24th February 2018 Firebug, 1 Millstone Lane 3pm til 11pm or so Steven James Adams & The French Drops Milky Wimpshake Personal Best MJ Hibbett & the Validators Suggested Friends Fightmilk Charmpit Jitterz £8 advance: http://www.wegottickets.com/event/423306 h...
by sweepingthenation
Wed Nov 15, 2017 1:49 pm
Forum: uk and ireland
Topic: Leicester
Replies: 224
Views: 45393

Re: Leicester

Alldayer 2018 will be earlier than normal for reasons, Saturday 24th February. First announcement will come when someone actually agrees to play the bloody thing.
by sweepingthenation
Tue Oct 03, 2017 7:46 pm
Forum: indiepop
Topic: The Spook School
Replies: 72
Views: 19198

Re: The Spook School

by sweepingthenation
Fri Sep 08, 2017 9:00 pm
Forum: cinema, tv and radio
Topic: Horrible Adverts
Replies: 163
Views: 52801

Re: Horrible Adverts

Anglia circa 1981:

by sweepingthenation
Wed Aug 02, 2017 6:32 pm
Forum: indiepop
Topic: the go-betweens
Replies: 78
Views: 26954

Re: the go-betweens

Forster's doing some bookshop live sets, Q&As and signings in the first half of September: http://www.musicroom.com/blog/grantandiontheroad
by sweepingthenation
Tue Aug 01, 2017 10:47 pm
Forum: Indietracks
Topic: 2017! What a year
Replies: 26
Views: 5303

Re: 2017! What a year

The Tory T-shirt bloke was, I'm pretty sure, watching Onsind, so either it was ironic/for a bet, he was receiving a series of rude awakenings or he's a journalist about to publish a piece about how not being punched in the face all weekend proves all indie fans are secret Tories. So... Martha steppe...
by sweepingthenation
Tue Aug 01, 2017 8:39 pm
Forum: Indietracks
Topic: Your Indietracks 2018 wishlist
Replies: 48
Views: 7664

Re: Your Indietracks 2018 wishlist

People I put in my list every year The Mountain Goats Jens Lekman Robert Forster Prolapse Jonathan Richman Ballboy Mowbird Returnees The Spook School Haiku Salut Trust Fund Flowers Fever Dream Wolf Girl New for 2017! Waxahatchee and/or Allison Crutchfield Amber Arcades Sacred Paws H Hawkline Elva T...
by sweepingthenation
Thu Jun 15, 2017 6:05 pm
Forum: indiepop
Topic: Haiku Salut
Replies: 66
Views: 17002

Re: Haiku Salut

Haiku Salut vs Public Service Broadcasting: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=FWvK7Uffmts
by sweepingthenation
Sun May 14, 2017 6:38 pm
Forum: popshows and clubs
Topic: Chorusgirl/Mammoth Penguins/Jesuscarfish, Leicester, 26th July
Replies: 0
Views: 866

Chorusgirl/Mammoth Penguins/Jesuscarfish, Leicester, 26th July

What it says up there. Indietracks Festival warm-up at Firebug, Chorusgirl returning after their top notch Alldayer set with new songs from their currently underway second album, Mammoth Penguins playing one of only two pre-'Tracks shows debuting their new thematic project John Doe. 8pm doors. Advan...
by sweepingthenation
Tue Mar 14, 2017 10:49 pm
Forum: popshows and clubs
Topic: Leicester Indiepop Alldayer, 11th March 2017
Replies: 14
Views: 2778

Re: Leicester Indiepop Alldayer, 11th March 2017

Rainbow Reservoir were great, weren't they? All it took was a recommendation from Trev, a couple of tracks and a whim, plus their drummer knew how to repair a broken tom skin. For a gig where none of the bands had turned up in full twenty minutes before doors and one later on literally had to go str...
by sweepingthenation
Fri Mar 10, 2017 11:03 pm
Forum: popshows and clubs
Topic: Leicester Indiepop Alldayer, 11th March 2017
Replies: 14
Views: 2778

Re: Leicester Indiepop Alldayer, 11th March 2017

Tomorrow! Plenty of tickets on the door.
by sweepingthenation
Thu Mar 02, 2017 4:16 pm
Forum: Indietracks
Topic: Indietracks announcements - 28-30 July 2017
Replies: 19
Views: 4582

Re: Indietracks announcements - 28-30 July 2017

humblebee wrote:
Thu Mar 02, 2017 11:53 am
Really looking forward to Grace Petrie - she's one of those people I hear gajillions of great things about and haven't quite got round to checking out yet...
She was on The Chase one evening last week! (Not that that reflects much on her recorded work, but y'know)
by sweepingthenation
Thu Jan 19, 2017 10:20 pm
Forum: not indiepop
Topic: Martha (I couldn't find a thread for them, some mistake?)
Replies: 60
Views: 20078

Re: Martha (I couldn't find a thread for them, some mistake?)

A full page in Kerrang! That feels like... something.