This is the first review I’ve posted on here, or the old site, as I never feel I can eloquently express how the gig was. However I wanted to post a review of last nights Ryan Adams gig for anyone who like me may have given up on him a few years ago. RA is without doubt one of my favourite artists who, although inconsistent, has created some fantastic music over the years. However the run of albums from 29 through to III/IV hadn’t really appealed to me and while Ashes & Fire had hinted at a “return to form” it was still not comparable with his earlier records. So when a couple of old friends got in touch to say they were getting tickets I went along more to catch up with them than for the gig. My growing apathy for his records coupled with the uncertainty of which RA you were going to get left me with low expectations. However from the opening chords of Gimme Something Good I got the feeling it was going to be a special night. For someone who in the past has incoherently rambled on and on » Continue Reading.