The format of this sort of event can often prove a little tiresome, and although the weather does little to encourage punters to venture out this weekend (high winds and…

Amid the retina-shredding, cochlea-clattering carnage of new music in 2008, Pete & The Pirates’ debut album sure seems unremarkable at first. “Why, if it’s not tinny guitar-pop stripped back to…

Like Larrikin Love before them, Pete And The Pirates give off the faint stench of unwashed folksters up for a jig. It’s a pong which goes hand in hand with…