Max Baker


Kirin J Callinan // Live Review & Photoset

"Talk about holding an audience in the palm of your hand." Max Baker and Laure Noverraz review Kirin J Callinan at The Louisiana.

Daughters // Live Review

"Daughters step up and launch into ‘The Reason They Hate Me’, a track with a guitar riff like a malfunctioning hadron collider." Max Baker reviews.

Daughters // Preview

"A visceral listening experience which showcases the bands vivid storytelling and inhospitable sonic landscapes." Max Baker previews Daughters.

Pink Turns Blue // Live Review & Photoset

Pink Turns Blue
Algorithms can throw you up such guff when you're clicking through YouTube - or they can give you Pink Turns Blue. Review by Max Baker and Rob Perham.

Pink Turns Blue // Preview

Pink Turns Blue
Damnatio Memoriae continue their current run of great gigs on Tuesday, bringing German post-punk legends Pink Turns Blue to Bristol. Max Baker previews.

Gork // Live Review

To celebrate the launch of their new track 'Spoons', Gork packed the Benjamin Perry Scout Hut to the rafters, and then swung from them. Max Baker reviews.

Gork // Preview

"Should you feel the need to stock up on good spirits before Brexit, the Benjamin Perry Scout Hut may be the place this Saturday." Max Baker previews Gork.

Kelly Lee Owens // Live Review

Kelly Lee Owens
Behind her equipment and out in front of it, wielding a microphone, Kelly Lee Owens is a creative performer first and a producer second. Max Baker reviews.

Kurt Vile // Live Review & Photoset

Kurt Vile
Kurt Vile, "a mass of hair armed with a Fender Jaguar" whipped up a steady frenzy at The Anson Rooms. Max Baker and Michael Brumby review.

Kelly Lee Owens // Preview

Kelly Lee Owens
"There is a meditative aspect to Kelly Lee Owens as a performer and in the music she produces." Max Baker previews Kelly Lee Owens show at Thekla.