Back at The Engine Rooms

I realised the other day that I’ve been very lax at keeping the blog upto date, so although it’s a little early for New Year’s resolutions and all that, I promise I’ll work harder at keeping things upto date! With that in mind, here’s a couple of shots from last […]

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Old Faces, New Places..

‘The Engine Rooms’ in Skelmersdale is a refurbished warehouse, dedicated to music & arts tuition for the local youth. A bar, café, recording studios, tuition rooms and a stage area etc.. it’s exactly the kind of thing I’d have killed for as a kid in Skem. Decent enough lighting and […]

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Southport Rocks Festival 2011

Festival season is well & truely upon us and, like buses, I was waiting for one and then two came along! Fresh from the Haighfest, last weekend I attended the Southport Rocks festival, held in Victoria Park, home of the famous Southport Flower Show. Now in it’s fifth year, the […]

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Haigh Live – Haigh Fest 2011

Well, I finally managed to get all my photos sorted, edited and uploaded from last weekend’s shenanigans at Haigh Hall! It’s the post production side of things that most people simply wouldn’t even think about, but it really takes up all your time. It’s one of the reasons why wedding […]

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Gig Report – Element Album Launch

So, this weekend I got an invite to an event that was pretty hard to turn down. Local band ‘Element’ were playing a gig in Wigan to celebrate the launch of their second album ‘Corrupt Desires’. Joining them on the bill were fellow Wigan metal band ‘Sacrament’ and Element’s record […]

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Gig Report – The Hicks

I decided to take full advantage of a booze and BBQ filled Bank Holiday weekend to go and watch a band I’d heard a lot of good things about. ‘The Hicks’ are a 3 piece from Wigan who’ve been getting excellent reviews everywhere I looked, plus I’d already heard their […]

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Gig Report – Wigan 25/03/11

Hi folks.. Managed to catch four bands this weekend, which is pretty good going by anyone’s standards! First up was a trip to ‘The Boulevard’ in Wigan town center on Friday. Location wise, it’s nice and easy to get to which is always a bonus, but it’s not great for […]

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