Concert Preview: The National at the Odyssey Arena (09/11/13)

American indie rock band formed in Cincinnati,The National will perform at Odyssey Arena this November. They’ve been described as “dark, melancholic and difficult to interpret” (Cheng, Cheryl. Interview with Matt Berninger) but, far from being dull and brooding, The National have received widespread acclaim for both their albums and their live performances. The National studio album Trouble WillContinue reading “Concert Preview: The National at the Odyssey Arena (09/11/13)”

Gig Review: Ed Sheeran at the Odyssey

BY NIAMH MARLEY Ed Sheeran is the type of act that comes along once every twenty years. A stripped-back style, a genuine and utterly beguiling disregard for anyone’s opinions on him and a masterful song writing talent all combine to create one of the most sensational artists of the 21st century. I realise that severalContinue reading “Gig Review: Ed Sheeran at the Odyssey”