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THE FISHES & I / THE BARRYS / SONIC KIMONO / WALSHIE

THE HORN, ST ALBANS Travelling seven deep, we leave our spiritual home in Luton, The Castle, to venture into St. Albans. Have you seen the film ‘The Warriors’? It’s a lot like ‘The Warriors’. What could have possessed us to make this dangerous, potentially life threatening decision on a Thursday night you ask? Well, we’ve come for The Barrys, after …

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Coronavirus Super Special Round Up Spectacular

Because I haven’t worked in a month and this country is a cesspit full of panic buying morons & politicians way out of their depth, there’s been plenty of time for me to watch films. Hear my thoughts below! The Lighthouse What better film to be watching in these times of self isolation (that every clown is gleefully ignoring if …

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Who are the Luton Ukimaniacs?

I moved to Luton 3 years ago from London but I am originally from Canada. People always asked why I’d leave a place like my home country to end up in England, and a big part for me was music. One thing I have always loved about the UK are the legendary bands. I grew up with my mom listening …

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VBAH talks to TV COMA

Interview by Spike Hailing from posh old uncle St Albans, TV Coma have hit the local scene like a blizzard of songs erupting from an avalanche of tsunami like earthquake lightning tornadoes surrounded by a massive whirlpool. Yes, like that. And it was into this maelstrom that the good ship VB@H bravely plunged to shout some questions at the band …

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Transmission & VB@H Live #1

Sarpa Salpa // Naked Next Door // Rylands Heath // The Courts // Hoofa The Edge, Luton // 19th October 2019 Transmission began broadcasting their indie / alternative radio show on Diverse FM at the beginning of 2018, not long after VB@H #2 was published. It was encouraging to find there were others in Luton who shared our passion and …

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Musicians Against Homelessness

Musicians Against Homelessness (MAH) has been raising money for the charity Crisis since 2016. And when it comes to MAH in Milton Keynes one name springs straight to mind — Suzanne MK, the Regional Manager who has worked so hard to help promote this amazing cause, and also push the best talent that Milton Keynes has to offer. Lee Grote …

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Luna Rosa / Sourdough / Feral Dogs

Harvey’s Luton // 8th November 2019 Tonight we take a trip through time and space with the mighty Luna Rosa, but first… Dunstable’s Feral Dogs are fresh to the scene. In fact, it’s only their second outing as an original material outfit, having cut their teeth playing as a covers function band. Their experience shines through, being far tighter than …

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Anti-Nowhere League / Hazard / The Tendons

Hat Factory, Luton // 16th November 2019 It’s another damp, miserable, rainy Saturday night but rather than staying at home in the warm in front of the TV, I, along with many others, have decided to head down to the recently refurbished and reopened Hat Factory for a night of good old fashioned Punk Rock. I arrive at the venue …

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The Boxer Waits His Turn

He watches from a bay window overlooking a city street Couldn’t help but notice the clamouring below It weighed on his mind, he flicked out the light and smoked There was True Romance on the book shelf A diary, a farewell note to good health Collected albums and unwashed clothes scattered Around the edge of a mattress unmade and uncovered …