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ALBUM REVIEW: THE BLACK LAMPS

ALBUM REVIEW: THE BLACK LAMPS

Although The Black Lamps have been together for around ten years now – initially under the moniker Battling Tops – its members have played a vital part in their local music scene for the best part of thirty-five years. One look at their biography and you’ll see a South Yorkshire rock family tree claiming lineage … Continue reading

BARNSLEY 2013: A CULTURAL REVIEW

BARNSLEY 2013: A CULTURAL REVIEW

2012 was my first full year back in Barnsley after living darn sarf for six years. Initially apprehensive about what lay in store culturally after being surrounded by a wealth of quality live music, theatre experiences and exhibitions, I started Alternative Barnsley as a way of exploring arts and culture in Barnsley and of showcasing … Continue reading