The Jesus and Mary Chain live in concert.
ON TOUR

The Jesus and Mary Chain

160
critic concert reviews
experimental

How Good Are They LIVE?

Live Rating  

77
%
Based on 
160
critic concert
reviews
Last 12 Months Rating  
76
%
Based on 
12
critic concert
reviews

Real Live Certified  

Real Live Certified badge for artists with consistent, high quality live performances and broad critical acclaim.

Critic Consensus

Based on 160 concert reviews, the critic consensus is that The Jesus and Mary Chain is rated as an entertaining live performer, with worthwhile shows overall. The Jesus and Mary Chain concert reviews describe live shows and performances as amazing, abrasive, intense, noisy, genuine, nostalgic, and astonishing.

ON TOUR

Medimex Festival, Taranto, Italy (June 23); Naeba Ski Resort, Yuzawa-machi, Niigata, Japan (July 26); Enmore theatre, Sydney , Australia (August 1); The Tivoli, Fortitude Valley, Brisbane, Queensland, Australia (August 3);

Latest Release

Sunset 666 (Live at Hollywood Palladium) (August 4, 2023)

Artist Info

Genre
experimental
Origin
East Kilbride, United Kingdom (1984 - present) (1984 – present) (1984 Рpresent)
Bio
The Jesus and Mary Chain are a chaotic, noisy indie quartet formed in Scotland, blending the Beach Boys' sunny pop with the Velvet Underground's black-leather cool. Brothers Jim Reid and William Reid, from East Kilbride, Glasgow, Scotland were the primary songwriters.
Has Performed With
Flyying Colours, Cold Cave

Critic Concert Reviews

Louder Sound

April 24, 2024
80
%
They might be alternative icons, but The Jesus And Mary Chain prove a bit too mainstream for Roadburn Festival

Dagens Nyheter (Sweden)

April 7, 2024
60
%
The Jesus and Mary Chain Live In Concert In Sweden

Musikknyheter.no (Norway)

April 6, 2024
90
%
The Jesus And Mary Chain Live In Concert In Norway

Gaffa (Sweden)

April 4, 2024
67
%
The Jesus And Mary Chain Live In Concert at Pustervik, Göteborg

Diskant.dk (Denmark)

April 3, 2024
60
%
Jesus And Mary Chain Live In Concert In Denmark

The Skinny (UK)

April 3, 2024
80
%
The legendary Jesus and Mary Chain celebrate 40 years with a tight set that hits all the nostalgic sweet spots

Gaffa (Denmark)

April 3, 2024
67
%
The Jesus And Mary Chain Live In Concert at Amager Bio, Copenhagen, Denmark

Past critic reviews published in

Undertoner (Denmark), The Telegraph (UK), The Scotsman (Scotland), Louder Than War (UK), Manchester Evening News (UK) and more

Image Credit

Gaelen Hadlett [CC BY 2.0] via Wikimedia Commons