Category: Concert Reviews

August 2, 2020 / Concert Reviews

Jazz: NOW Wired, June 4, 8/10 Just as you can still an argument with a kiss, so musical agitation can be softened by a single note. A defining quality of Delay 45 is the astuteness in when to build tension and when, metaphorically, to kiss and make up. Not that…

July 26, 2020 / Concert Reviews

The Reservoir Room, June 27 7/10 If The Wharf Revue goes ahead this October, it will be the finale of the show that, since 2000, has had politicians wondering why they bother to fund the arts. The poor sods donate great wads of our money, and in return are rendered…

July 18, 2020 / Concert Reviews

 Jazz: NOW Wired, June 20 7.5/10 They’re not patterns so much as shadows, like an image that’s been painted over. Humans being hardwired to make connections, the links and evolutions hiding in the juxtaposition of new material with archival footage in the fortnightly Jazz: NOW Wired concert streams are almost…