Rival Sons, a Long Beach, California outfit who draw inspiration from many strands of blues, rock, soul, psychedelia and other genres, brought their refreshing blend of raw yet effective stagecraft to the O2 Guildhall, Southampton, on Saturday, 4th April 2015.
In March 2015, a partial eclipse of the Sun, visible from Britain, brought back fond memories of a frantic chase across rolling countryside on Wednesday 11th August 1999, the last time a total solar eclipse was visible from the UK (from the tip of Cornwall). Only this wasn’t the Cornish peninsula we were crossing, but the mosaic of French fields dotting the rural landscape in northern France. Pin it for later
Don’t become ill on the Trans-Siberian, not unless you are proficient in Russian. Even then, you may experience a ride in a builder’s van masquerading as an ambulance – and the small matter of having to palm airport officials with US dollars to exit the country upon your recovery.