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League of Doom: Beneath the Mountains of Madness at Mercury

Sat 16 Sep 2017 The inaugural  show from the League of Doom featured The Valley, Ruff Majik, Mad God and Doomorgy. Unfortunately I missed the first band, Electric Bizarre, but here are some photos of the other acts.   

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Van Coke Kartel: Farewell show at Mercury

Fri 28 July 2017 Van Coke Kartel were always my favourite of the whole Van–Fok–King–Tasties school of bands. I first saw them in 2009 or 10 and have thoroughly enjoyed their shows over the years. Saying goodbye is never easy … Continue reading

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Psych Night Presents: The Daylight at Mercury

Thurs 15 June 2017 Psych Night dedicated their latest show to raising funds for Dangerfields frontman Lucas Swart’s medical bills; here are some photos from ‘The Daylight‘ the show featuring Bilderberg Motel, Hezron Chetty, The Thirty Eights, Lucy Kruger and The … Continue reading

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Desmond & The Tutus, Retro Dizzy & Runaway Nuns at Mercury

Fri 19 May 2017 Handsdown the fullest I’ve seen a venue for a local gig in a long time – from 9:30 the street outside Mercury was totally parked up and by the time headliners Desmond & the Tutus took … Continue reading

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Tribes’ Got Soul: Assembling The Good Folk

Sun 7 May 2017 A night of (at times a bit frustrating) musical collaboration, American Willy Mason headlined this Sunday show at Mercury, featuring Frenchmen Yoann Minkoff and Kris Nolly, Brits Emily Capell and Matt Cowley and Capetonian Mark Fransman. … Continue reading

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