In-jokes, crowd participation and a dark lyrical tongue: Yard Act live at London’s Village Underground.

On the first night of their UK tour, Yard Act shine bright at “warm up” show full of humour, magic and hype. Photo: James Brown | Words: Karl Johnson Appearing in the midst of lockdown chaos in April 2020, Yard Act’s debut single ‘Trapper’s Pelts’ – released on their own Zen F.C. label – made quite the splash, after all we were knee-deep in the … Continue reading In-jokes, crowd participation and a dark lyrical tongue: Yard Act live at London’s Village Underground.

Live from a sold out 100 Club in London, Opus Kink induct themselves into punk rock history.

Notes that pulled no punches, and riffs that set the band apart from any other post-punk outfit you can name. Photo: Berhnard Deckert | Words: Jessie Smith The blood, sweat, and spit of punk rock history proudly stains the stage of the 100 Club on Oxford Street, and on February 3rd I watched as Opus Kink spilled out upon that hallowed ground to the tune … Continue reading Live from a sold out 100 Club in London, Opus Kink induct themselves into punk rock history.