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Honeybug – International Pop Overthrow Liverpool

I only really caught one band due to work today, and to leaving early to get some rest for tomorrow which will be a longer stint.  But as that band was Honeybug this was indeed a major highlight of the event. I love this band and all who sail in her. There’s been various line-ups over the decade that I… Read more »

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B-Leaguers – International Pop Overthrow Liverpool

Poor wifi stopped play last night. Couldn’t see what had sent and what hadn’t. Anyway, highlight of the night was both B-Leaguers sets. I was supposed to go home after the first one but stayed for the later set too because I enjoyed it so much. Fab to hear the stuff off the new album played live (and fast and… Read more »

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COMPLESSO GLI ILLUMUNATI – International Pop Overthrow Liverpool

This band from Vatican City singing about God did not sound as I expected. They were very heavy, far heavier than you would expect from a Catholic rock band. The lead singing prowled the audience and even on borrowed instruments the band really brought it. I only got a brief snippet of video but hopefully it’s gives you an inkling… Read more »

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Dave Rave Has Arrived

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Dave Rave (right) wandered into my work today. So strange seeing him so early in the event. He usually turns up at the end just as a lot of folks have left. Always a pleasure. He’s pictured here with his guitarist for this tour Chris Wheeler. Looking forward to seeing the set on Sunday night. Spread the love43Shares

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Delays

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I may have overestimated the power of the Cavern wifi at busy times as all my posts were sent after I emerged into the land of phone data connection this evening.  It’s all a lot busier from here on in but I’ll do my best to keep up.  Remember that at some point I’ll be adding more photos, links and… Read more »

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Lloyd and Daly – International Pop Overthrow

Technical hitches marred the planned set by Dave Lloyd, but he wasn’t going to let a mere snafu stop the show. Instead of whatever delights we were going to get from the planned trio of musicians we got a Lloyd and Daly set of some nice easy listening type covers. Dave was as entertaining as ever and and Lauren’s guitar… Read more »

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