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Music 2008 Archives - One4Review

Out Of The Blue

August 8, 2008 |

Another twelve months, another visit to Out of the Blue, another incarnation of the group, but another outstanding success. Am I surprised? Not in the least. This exceptionally talented and popular Oxford based group never fail to deliver some … Read More

The Bastard Children of Australian Folk

August 8, 2008 |

This 5 piece band play rocked up folk extracting riffs from various traditions and powering it out with an Aussie attitude. With drums and bass guitar providing a driving beat, layers of sound are built up with electric mandolin, … Read More

Blues Brothers Banned – Quest for the Cowbell

August 8, 2008 |

Ok have I been sleeping during the last two fringes? It was only after going to see ‘Blues Brothers Banned – Quest for the Cowbell’  I discovered this is their third Fringe. Celebrating their sixth year together this summer … Read More

Camille: The Dark Angel

August 8, 2008 |

Hurray, it is Fringe time and that nears that Franco / Irish singer Camille O’Sullivan will be in town for a while entertaining her legion of fans with her own inimitable style of music. And now she is. Not … Read More

Christiaan Oranje: Boy Meets Piano

August 8, 2008 |

Christiaan Oranje charts an autobiographical journey trying to find his distinctive place as a pianist and composer. He literally starts with his birth as he blends words with musical accompaniment. From this comic opening, he traces his development through … Read More

Flanders and Swann:  At the Drop of a Hippopotamus 

August 8, 2008 |

I honestly do not know why I love Flanders and Swann I’m not aware of having grown up with their songs playing in the house, nor can I remember quite when I became aware of them but I seem … Read More

Graffiti Classics

August 8, 2008 |

A wonderful feast of entertainment! Graffiti Classics are a string quartet like no other. There is the usual line up of two violins (Alice Pratley and Frances Grime), viola (Stephen Kennedy) and double bass (Cathal O’Duill). Accomplished musicians though … Read More

In The Pink A Cappella

August 8, 2008 |

Although I have been aware of this company attending the Fringe for a few years this was the first opportunity for me to see them due to my normally over crowded schedule. I an a lover of a cappella … Read More

Kate Robbins –  Songs From The Pool

August 8, 2008 |

I suppose the most difficult thing to do when talking about Kate Robbins and that is to categorise her. She’s a song writer, a singer an actress a mimic and a thoroughly nice person to boot. For this year’s … Read More

Leonard Cohen  Songs of

August 8, 2008 |

Well timed or just clever planning auditioncall present ‘Songs of Leonard Cohen’. Following his sell out gig at Edinburgh Castle which we couldn’t get tickets for it was great to see some Leonard Cohen being performed at the Fringe. … Read More