Single Review: Purple Thread – I’m All About You

Leeds quartet Purple Thread are Halfway 2 Nowhere favourites because of their assured, sassy rocky style, and either live or on record, this band are always a tonic (or ear drops), for bored ears. This time around lead vocalist Liz Mann and her band of merry men (believe me, that sounded better in my head) have dropped much of the “punky”, and new track I’m … Continue reading Single Review: Purple Thread – I’m All About You

Purple Thread // Life’s A Drag

There’s no shortage of pomp and flash when Leeds band Purple Thread are around. This July saw the release of their latest track Life’s A Drag. Like its immediate predecessor, Glitter, the song has swagger, funk, punk and bounce in equal measure; it’s impossible to stay down when Purple Thread are in the room. In an era where raunchy is packed full of risk of … Continue reading Purple Thread // Life’s A Drag

Purple Thread Live: not unravelled, more unrivalled

Having hankered after catching American shoe gaze grunge band L.A Witch live for a while, it was an extra goody bag that local Leeds band Purple Thread were opening the show for the recent near sell out Leeds Headrow House gig. Although Purple Thread were up first in the graveyard slot there were still a goodly audience to catch the action and to keep the … Continue reading Purple Thread Live: not unravelled, more unrivalled