Review: Nil By Mouth Sessions II

The Shark. Photography by Chris Vella.

The second edition of the Nil By Mouth Sessions saw a packed house at V-Gen in Paceville, and no wonder, given that this year’s line-up was nothing short of impressive. The two-day-long festival, organised by Hairyamp, opened on October 5 with a spirited performance by the local The Violent Violets. Interesting sound with quite a […]


Nil x Mouth 2012 evening 1…

Tall Ships

So Nil By Mouth, by Hairyamp, kicked off yesterday. For those of you waiting for my traditional post gig review, sorry to disappoint but you will need to buy the Sunday Times next weekend (yes, I’m  good at the shameless plug thingy). However, a short post-mortem is in order for those who were there yesterday and […]


Album review: Harum Scarum, Joe Gideon & The Shark


It is very rare that the lyrics in an album gain as much importance as the music itself. Harum Scarum is one such album. If it weren’t for the fact that siblings Joe Gideon (bass, guitar and vocals) and The Shark (who also goes by the name of Viva and who can rock the drums […]


Win 2 block tickets for the Nil By Mouth Sessions 2012


So… awesome news, the lovely guys at Hairyamp Promotions are once again offering  2 free tickets to the upcoming Nil By Mouth Sessions, which are happening at V-Gen on October 5 and 6. This year the line-up is even more fantabulous than last year’s: Friday, October 5: The Violent Violets, Joe Gideon And The Shark […]


Nil by Mouth Sessions II

Nil By Mouth 2012

  It’s happening, it’s official, Hairyamp have released the official line-up for the second edition of the Nil by Mouth festival, which will hit us on October 5 and 6 and V-Gen, Paceville. The first edition, as you’ll recall, was one hell of a music weekend, with Italian post-rock outfit Eimog and Scottish wonderboys Discopolis […]


Interview: Gideon & The Shark


Event update: Unfortunately, Joe Gideon and The Shark have cancelled their Friday gig for personal reasons (details here ) but… we still get to party to The Shhh, The Clandestines and Skimmed. Ticket prices have been revised and those who already bought their tickets can contact Hairyamp to refund the difference. In the meantime, the […]


Blog Giveaway: 2 tickets to Hairyamp gig


Update: Closes today (Thursday at noon) Hot on the heels of their last success – the musicfest that was the Nil By Mouth Sessions – the guys at Hairyamp Promotions are back with what promises to be another gig to remember, with Skimmed, Clandestines and The Shh. The Shh, in case you haven’t checked them out […]