The Monochrome Set at the Cardiff Globe – in photos

The Monochrome Set at the Cardiff Globe - in photos, March 2017

Last weekend, I returned to my hometown of Cardiff to play a show with The Monochrome Set at the Globe, on Albany Road. I had a splendid time!

The Monochrome Set at the Cardiff Globe - in photos, March 2017

A former cinema, the Globe is a great performance space, with two levels and a large stage. Here’s the band soundchecking

The Monochrome Set at the Cardiff Globe - in photos, March 2017

Soundcheck over, keyboard player John gets his beer and tab sorted.

The Monochrome Set at the Cardiff Globe - in photos, March 2017

Looking down at the well-stocked merch stall.

The Monochrome Set at the Cardiff Globe - in photos, March 2017

The Monochrome Set at the Cardiff Globe - in photos, March 2017

The Monochrome Set at the Cardiff Globe - in photos, March 2017

The Monochrome Set at the Cardiff Globe - in photos, March 2017

Support band The Hepburns were a lovely lot.

The Monochrome Set at the Cardiff Globe - in photos, March 2017

The Monochrome Set at the Cardiff Globe - in photos, March 2017

The Monochrome Set at the Cardiff Globe - in photos, March 2017

The Monochrome Set at the Cardiff Globe - in photos, March 2017

Fairy lights installed. Beers by the kit. Let the gig commence!

The Monochrome Set at the Cardiff Globe - in photos, March 2017

John shows off his ‘traditional Welsh costume.’

The Monochrome Set at the Cardiff Globe - in photos, March 2017

The Monochrome Set at the Cardiff Globe - in photos, March 2017

The crowd were great. I had a lot of family in, so enjoyed much heckling throughout the set. The bastards.

The Monochrome Set at the Cardiff Globe - in photos, March 2017

The Monochrome Set at the Cardiff Globe - in photos, March 2017

The Monochrome Set at the Cardiff Globe - in photos, March 2017

The Monochrome Set at the Cardiff Globe - in photos, March 2017

The Monochrome Set at the Cardiff Globe - in photos, March 2017

The Monochrome Set at the Cardiff Globe - in photos, March 2017

The Monochrome Set at the Cardiff Globe - in photos, March 2017

The Monochrome Set at the Cardiff Globe - in photos, March 2017

The Monochrome Set at the Cardiff Globe - in photos, March 2017

The Monochrome Set at the Cardiff Globe - in photos, March 2017

The Monochrome Set at the Cardiff Globe - in photos, March 2017

The Monochrome Set at the Cardiff Globe - in photos, March 2017

 

The Monochrome Set at the Cardiff Globe - in photos, March 2017

The Western Mail were very kind in their review of the gig.

More Monochrome Set info on the Facebook page and official site.

[Photos (c) V Spanu/M Urban]