EMA / GHOST OUTFIT @The Thekla, Bristol – 15/09/11

Reviewed for Listomania Bath

I have read various reports of tonight’s main acts not living up to their recorded selves in live shows. I’m happy to say that some journalists are deaf, stupid, liars or are simply looking to antagonise. Everyone is entitled to his or her opinion, sure, but bringing the studio to the stage can often make for a very dull experience. New bands work very hard to hone their identity on the stage, and new bands with good (or even great) songs must look to deliver them to the audience in an accessible way in order to build their fan base. Read more…