Kelly Westlake


Reviews by Kelly Westlake

Review of the year – Kelly Westlake

Favourite Album: Darwin Deez - Ten Songs That Happened When You Left Me With My Stupid Heart Darwin matures as ...
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Jarvis Cocker – Patterns, Brighton – 26th March 2018

How fitting that, in Easter week, a charismatic and frequently full-bearded man of the - forgive me (Father!) - ‘Common ...
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David Byrne – American Utopia

Troubled times give rise to great art. This seems to be the general consensus, a truism even, and artists the ...
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Seal – Brighton Dome – 17th February 2018

Sometimes your suspicions can be aroused by an undone bow tie and a vintage microphone. Have you smelled a rat ...
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Daniel Wakeford – The Haunt

Daniel Wakeford – The Haunt – 16th December 2017

A Daniel Wakeford gig is bottled joy at any time of the year, but the feel-good factor cranks up a ...
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The Divine Comedy – Brighton Dome

The Divine Comedy – Brighton Dome – 1st December 2017

When you’ve been at the game as long as Neil Hannon has (almost 30 years) and when you are as ...
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Pussy Riot – The Haunt

Pussy Riot – The Haunt – 18th November 2017

We’re all familiar with the story. Real life, though extreme enough to be straight out of a film script. Hailing ...
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Alison Moyet – Brighton Dome

Alison Moyet – Brighton Dome – 8th November 2017

We live in tumultuous times. Arguably, though, this is always the case, to a greater or lesser degree. Music – ...
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Acid Mothers Temple – Lewes Con Club – 18th October 2017

When radishes are raining down on the audience like bullets, you quickly realise your usual points of reference might not ...
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Gary Numan – Brighton Dome – 16th October 2017

How eerily apt that Gary Numan and band should breeze into town on the blown-out back end of Storm Ophelia, ...
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Suzanne Vega – Brighton Dome – 27th September 2017

“Not everyone knows how the original ‘Tom’s Diner’ goes” announced Suzanne Vega, just moments after stepping out on stage. She’s ...
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