Author Archives: Lewis Maclean

Lewis has been writing since he was a 12 yr old love crushed poet , turned whiney 15 yr old singer songwriter teenager turned sardonic, disillusioned 30 something failed writer. He strives to cross new musical genres to find new acts to ridicule or propel to the attention of the gods of rock. Usually this ritual manifests itself via an approx 300-500 word rant on paper, often depicting his own thinly veiled suppressed and frustrated musical ambitions in the form of bitter journalistic narrative. Lewis also likes dogs, comics, seafood and dirt cheap package holidays. Lewis considers himself one of the 99 percent.

The Hype Theory @ Unit ,Southampton – 24/1/14

Tonight’s gig hosted by Critical Wave at Unit Nightclub, Southampton turned into one of those evenings it was definitely worth leaving the house for. First up were ‘Sights’ a fairly happening heavy guitar band who had a strong leaning towards early Foo Fighters towards the end of their set. It was refreshing to see a heavy rock band with a ...

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Hype Theory – Southampton Preview

Hype Theory are best described as a full on assault of loud guitar, fans of raw rock presence get that but singer Katy’s sweet & sincere vocals make a few hearts flutter in the meantime. The band are touring off the back of their great 2013 album ‘Captives’ (which you can see a review for in our top albums of ...

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