Infest 2005 – University of Bradford – 26-28 August 2005

OK, so where do we start? Well, overall, this year’s Infest has been fantastic fun. As always, it is so much more than the bands – the friendly atmosphere and time to catch up with friends ensure that. But the bands are generally well worth seeing. Didn’t catch all of them this year, and not every one was to my taste – but that is to be expected.
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Skinny Puppy – Live in Manchester – 08-August 2005

First, the bad points. Due to what appeared to be perhaps a lower turnout than expected, the gig got bumped from Academy 2 (the MDH) to Academy 3 (the Hop’n’Grape). So it was a little toasty. No support, either. Which made the next bit all the more annoying – a curfew at 2300, the band due on at 2130 – and they come on late. So we get the set cut short! Read more “Skinny Puppy – Live in Manchester – 08-August 2005”