Lee Evans is back with ‘Monsters’ live DVD

The original superstar of comedy, record breaking comedian Lee Evans is back with MONSTERS, the biggest stand up tour to hit arenas this year. Recorded live in Birmingham, Lee is at his majestic best in front of a packed house during his five sold-out nights at the National Indoor Arena. With his amazing energy and killer routines, Lee has the audience in stitches from start to finish. Out now (Universal Pictures UK), ‘MONSTERS’ is the latest DVD unleashed by the undisputed King of Comedy. It’s so good it’s frightening! Read more about Lee Evans is back with ‘Monsters’ live DVD

Review: McBusted Tourplay/Live at the O2

When I heard that 2/3 of Busted and McFly were forming supergroup McBusted, my inner fifteen year old did a little happy dance. Then she had a panic attack. It’s like when you find out they’re making a sequel to one of your favourite movies (I’m still too scared to watch Anchorman 2) because while you’d love more of the same, can it ever be as good? Even if it is as good, do McBusted have what it takes to survive as a band now, and not simply serve as a nice nostalgia trip? Read more about Review: McBusted Tourplay/Live at the O2

Top Christmas shows in Scotland

Alongside eating far too many After Eights, drinking excess amounts of mulled wine and watching Love Actually on loop, festive trips to the theatre have become synonymous with Christmas for all of us at Flecking Records HQ. There are so many fantastic shows doing the rounds this year so, to help you make up your mind about what ones to spend your hard-earned cash on, we’ve come up with a list of our ‘top picks’ for shows in Scotland this Christmas.

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Edinburgh gets ready to welcome Christmas!

Forget about short days and cold weather – November is going to be all about spectacular shows, fun rides, quirky markets and festive food and drink, when Edinburgh’s Christmas launches on Friday, 21st November.
The city will be transformed into a magical winter wonderland for six weeks, with attractions popping up both in St Andrews Square and East Princes Street Gardens. Favourites from last year including The Big Wheel, the Star Flyer and Santa’s Grotto will return, whilst new additions include a circular ice rink round the Melville Monument in St Andrews Square, a Christmas Ceilidh and a host of impressive stage shows for all tastes and ages.

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UK YEA OR NAY! Army of Freshmen frontman Chris Jay’s guide for American bands touring the UK

In a decade of touring the United Kingdom, as frontman for an American band that has played in front of thousands at festivals to 5 people in a pub, I’ve learned a few lessons about subjects an American shouldn’t bring up in your fine country. Here’s a brief guide about what to avoid, so perhaps future generations of Americans can be spared the the pain and shame I’ve experienced. As I am drug off to the Tower of London to pay for my sins, know one thing, I regret nothing!

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