Articles by Gary Kaill

About Gary Kaill (25 Articles)
Feature Writer at Words & Guitars. Manchester based.
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Julia Jacklin, Manchester Soup Kitchen

March 4, 2017 // 0 Comments

Scour the lyric sheet of Julia Jacklin‘s debut album blind and you’d fancy a life lived longer, certainly, if not richer. But the Australian, in her mid-twenties [...]

Jess Williamson – Manchester Gullivers

February 19, 2017 // 0 Comments

Jess Williamson sits, checks the tuning of her guitar, takes a sip of her wine, and begins to sing. ‘Say It’, her stinging opener, is a blackened thing in its [...]

Evans the Death – Vanilla

July 4, 2016 // 0 Comments

Last year’s excellent Expect Delays marked them out as developing contenders. With album number three, Evans the Death afford themselves a moment of wry reflection. That [...]

Nerina Pallot – Manchester Gorilla

April 16, 2016 // 0 Comments

“I have to tell you, Manchester – I’m slightly shit-faced.” That’s just four songs in: heroic by anyone’s standards. Nerina Pallot grins, shrugs, [...]

Lush – Hackney Oslo

April 14, 2016 // 0 Comments

Just hours before her band play their first show in twenty years, Emma Anderson perhaps speaks for them all when she tweets her pre-gig state of mind: [...]

Woodpigeon – T R O U B L E

April 5, 2016 // 0 Comments

Clued-up observers of a certain vintage may just make a dash for Mark Andrew Hamilton’s sixth album in his Woodpigeon guise based purely on the presence of his fellow [...]

Brave Timbers – Hope

February 21, 2016 // 0 Comments

Multi-instrumentalists Sarah Kemp and Andrew Scrogham take time out from their various musical adventures (including a stint in Lanterns on the Lake) to combine their [...]
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