Amber-Ruth Watson


The Sugarhill Gang & The Furious Five // Live Review

The Sugarhill gang took just about ten seconds to persuade Amber-Ruth Watson that they've still got what it takes after forty years in the business.

30/70 // Live Review

"As the band says, 'True soul music knows no bounds.'" Amber-Ruth Watson reviews 30/70 at The Lanes.

The Sugarhill Gang // Preview

They even sang the song from which the term 'hip-hop' was coined. Now The Sugarhill Gang head to The Fleece. Amber-Ruth Watson previews.

Farmfest 2019 // Preview

I love farms. I love festivals. Throw them together in a luscious, not-so-far-away Somerset field and what do you get? The bubbling gathering that...

Rosehip Teahouse // Live Review

Rosehip Teahouse
"Rolling indie-pop rhythms floating through lashings of glistening guitar riffs." Amber-Ruth Watson reviews Rosehip Teahouse at The Louisiana.

Stanlæy // Live Review

"An artist and creator who puts her entire being into her work." Amber-Ruth Watson reviews the launch of the new album by Stanlæy.

Rosehip Teahouse // Preview

Rosehip Teahouse
"Don’t we just love it when we find a new gem at the beginning of their journey?" Amber-Ruth Watson previews Rosehip Teahouse at The Louisiana.

Steve Lamacq – Going Deaf For A Living // Live Review

Steve Lamacq
"Taking us on his journey as a music fan, he commented on the similarities we all share." Amber-Ruth Watson and Lee Ramsey review Steve Lamacq at Exchange.

Stanlæy // Preview

Stanlæy launches her album on Tuesday night. Amber-Ruth Watson looks forward to going to The Wardrobe (or should that be 'through'?) to see her.

Oddisee // Live Review & Photoset

Oddisee "reinstated my faith in people and our ability to fight the good fight," says Amber-Ruth Watson. Photos by Kristina Kimlickova.