Gigging highlights of 2008

Best small gig: Ting Tings at Birmingham Irish Club

Best medium sized gig – Dead heat between Elbow at Wolverhampton Civic Hall and Nick Cave at WAMU, New York.

Best (only) stadium gig – Stevie Wonder at the NIA

Festival highlight: Eliza Carthy at Camp Bestival

Most enjoyable DJ set: Nextmen at Camp Bestival

Most annoyed to have missed: The Presets