Scottish band Kitch return from Kendal Calling to release an EP

Despite being compared to Scottish legends The Jesus and Mary Chain and The Pastels, Kitch remain self-effacing and modest about their unfathomable sound. Kitch were invited by the legendary Tim Burgess to play his Tim Peaks Diner at this years’ Kendal Calling. The band played two live sets to a rowdy crowd including an intoxicated lady sprawled More...

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By Kieran Scott On Tuesday, August 12th, 2014

REVIEW – Twin Atlantic at Liquid Room

Photo by Craig Mitchell Ever since 2008, the Glaswegian outfit have been on an impressive trajectory supporting the likes of Blink-182 and My Chemical Romance; while even being personally sought out and invited More...

By Rosemary Kaye On Thursday, July 10th, 2014

Are you under 21 and want to start a band?

Then read this! The Collective Gallery and artist/musician Ross Sinclair are giving away enough instruments to start FIVE bands in Edinburgh this summer.  Ross has been a leading figure in the collaboration between More...

By David Kettle On Wednesday, June 18th, 2014

Novice Edinburgh conductor leads the RSNO

It was never going to be an ordinary concert. Tuesday’s early-evening performance from the Royal Scottish National Orchestra (or, strictly speaking, a larger-than-normal band expanded with quite a few unfamiliar More...

By Phyllis Stephen On Monday, June 9th, 2014

Music – Wozniak release EP today

Edinburgh’s Wozniak have taken inspiration from all over the world to craft their new EP, Pikes Peak which is released today. Available from Morningside Young Team Records on CD and download, the EP is named More...

By Douglas Greenwood On Tuesday, May 27th, 2014

Radio 1′s Big Weekend – Saturday sets

Lorde serenades the crowd during her encore Glasgow has forever been hailed the home of proud Scottish behaviour. Rowdy, good fun and filled with camaraderie, it only seemed natural that Europe’s biggest free More...

By Douglas Greenwood On Saturday, May 24th, 2014

Radio 1′s Big Weekend launches in George Square, Glasgow

14,000 music fans descended on Glasgow’s George Square on Friday evening, to celebrate the launch of BBC Radio 1′s Big Weekend – a music festival set to take place at Glasgow Green over the next More...

By Phyllis Stephen On Monday, May 12th, 2014

Scottish Chamber Choir in concert at Canongate Kirk

A feast of American choral music from Eric Whitacre, Morten Lauridsen and Randall Thompson, Into the Light centres on Thompson’s extraordinary setting of the Prophecy of Isaiah. From pulpit-thumping fire More...

By Reader On Thursday, May 1st, 2014

Crisis – A new metal band from Edinburgh

I have formed a band called crisis and we think that people who enjoy hard rock , speed metal , thrash metal would enjoy our original content my position in the band are currently Rhythm guitar and lead vocals More...

By Phyllis Stephen On Tuesday, April 29th, 2014

Leon T Pearl appearing in Brighton

Creative Scotland are supporting Edinburgh based twenty four year old producer Leon T Pearl so that he can join five other Scottish bands appearing at The Great Escape 2014 in May. He will join Prides, Honeyblood, More...