Nobody wanted to leave

twilight matt

This review was first published on the Sunday Times of Malta’s Culture section. Two recent acoustic performances by Scottish post-punk band The Twilight Sad at St James Cavalier, Valletta, did a lot to restore my faith in local demand for what I like to call non-popcorn music events. The band, which won the award for […]


Sick Fest – the top local musicians at 1 venue


It’s been a summer of non-stop, mostly awesome gigs and seems like it’s going to be an autumn of equally great music festivals. A couple of weeks ago we had the announcement of Nil By Mouth’s official line-up. Now, we have a confirmation of the line-up for Sick Fest, which is set to bring together […]


That Monday post


Video chat by   Mondays (with the exception of today) are incredibly tough on the spirit. It’s not just the dreaded sound of the alarm going off at the ungodly hour of erm, seven o’clock (which translates to the deep of the night in my book), though yes, it is that too. But in […]


Yasmin Kuymizakis (aka YEWS) about the streamed concert

yews_beanies gig

Ethereal pop is how Yasmin Kuymizakis describes her music and you now have the chance to experience it from your own living room during a streamed concert that will also feature Bark Bark Disco and Megafun. In what is probably Malta’s first online streamed concert collaboration between three artists, this Monday (tonight) will find up-and-coming […]