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REVIEW: ERASURE ‘THE VIOLET FLAME TOUR’ [2014]

THIS IS NOT RETRO SAYS... Brighton Cente, Brighton 23/11/2014 It's a familiar cycle: a band who have been around forever release a new album (usually… more

REVIEW: LAIBACH ‘SPECTRE’ TOUR [2014]

THIS IS NOT RETRO SAYS... You can't help but think that Russia's audacious invasion of the disputed Crimean region of the Ukraine is probably the… more

REVIEW: GEORGE MICHAEL – SYMPHONICA ORCHESTRAL TOUR [2012]

THIS IS NOT RETRO SAYS... Back in London for the final shows of his rather ill-fated Symphonica tour George Michael is closing this chapter of… more

REVIEW: THE REWIND FESTIVAL, HENLEY [2012]

THIS IS NOT RETRO SAYS... Rewind is probably the most eagerly anticipated 80s-themed music event of the past few years and true to form this… more

REVIEW: SPARKS – TWO HANDS ONE MOUTH TOUR [2012]

THIS IS NOT RETRO SAYS... Back in the UK for the first time since 2009 Sparks were in London's Shepherd's Bush to preview their upcoming… more

REVIEW: BOB GELDOF – HOW TO COMPOSE POPULAR SONGS THAT WILL SELL TOUR 2012

THIS IS NOT RETRO SAYS... In a recent interview Bob Geldof mentioned that if it hadn't been for his detour into Live Aid and all… more

REVIEW: MORTEN HARKET – OUT OF MY HANDS TOUR [2012]

THIS IS NOT RETRO SAYS... It was a relaxed and upbeat Morten Harket who took to the stage of London's Indigo2 for the second of… more

REVIEW: TOYAH – THE CHANGELING RESURRECTION TOUR [2012]

THIS IS NOT RETRO SAYS... Following hard on the heels of last year's acclaimed shows which saw Toyah tour a set built around her classic… more

REVIEW: THE SELECTER – MADE IN BRITAIN TOUR [2012]

THIS IS NOT RETRO SAYS... The Selecter were welcomed back like old friends at the Brighton 'Made In Britain' show which saw the band rattle… more

REVIEW: NEW ORDER – LONDON, THE TROXY [10/12/11]

THIS IS NOT RETRO SAYS... Frankly New Order without Hooky isn't New Order at all, but that said the new incarnation of the band were… more

REVIEW: DURAN DURAN – ALL YOU NEED IS NOW TOUR [2011-12]

THIS IS NOT RETRO SAYS... Duran Duran kicked off their postponed UK dates at the Brighton Centre on November 30th and didn't disappoint. A well… more

REVIEW: ERASURE – TOMORROW’S WORLD TOUR [2011]

THIS IS NOT RETRO SAYS... I've seen Erasure many times before, and I was lucky enough to catch several shows on this tour so I… more

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