Bedford

Black Honey were back at Esquires in Bedford this month. The band released their self titled LP last year and returned to the venue for the first time in more than two years for another cracking set.

The Bedford River Festival celebrated its 40th anniversary at the weekend with tens of thousands of people descending on the town’s river and surrounding area to enjoy a whole range of entertainment. First time attending and I was kinda blown away by the scale of the event and just how […]

Tom Grennan celebrated the launch of his debut album Lighting Matches with two shows and signing sessions at Bedford Esquires. Hundreds queued to see Grennan play in his hometown, two days after the release of his LP. Grennan was joined by Northampton’s Danny Connors on guitar and Adam Gammage on […]


Following the somewhat lackluster gig by Cabbage a few days before, Dream Wife headlined Esquires on Friday and were excellent. Below are a few photos from the gig, with support by Corby’s King Purple and Suzie Wu.           

Cabbage brought their headline UK tour to Esquires in Bedford on Wednesday night. There’s been a sizeable amount of hype around the band since they broke through last year and released Young, Dumb and Full Of… –  a compilation of their early EPs – and ended up on virtually everyone’s ‘Ones […]

The hugely hyped Honeyblood headlined Esquires in Bedford as part of the band’s jaunt across the UK. Support was by Doe. Honeyblood released their second album, Babes Never Die last year. The record followed their 2014 self titled debut. The Scottish duo of singer and guitarist Stina Marie Claire Tweeddale […]


Dutch trio My Baby headlined Esquires as part of their Prehistoric Rhythm tour. An amazing night of psych infused blues. This was a bit of a last minute dash over to the venue, but absolutely worth it. If you’ve got the chance to check these guys out live, they come highly recommended.  

Black Honey headlined Esquires in Bedford last night. Great gig and absolutely packed. The Brighton four piece are currently playing across the UK, touring in support of their latest single Somebody Better. These guys have some cracking tunes, full of pop hooks. Absolutely worth checking out if you can. For […]