REVIEW – The Subways at Electric Circus

  You wouldn’t believe that Young for Eternity has been released for nearly ten years. The Subways reached considerable heights with that album – supporting AC/DC on their previous stadium tour and hitting up main stage at Reading & Leeds Festival – and while they landed a notorious producer, Butch Vig, for All or Nothing, it More...

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By John Hislop On Tuesday, October 21st, 2014

Hot Club of Cowtown coming to St Brides

Hot Club of Cowtown will be appearing at St Brides Community Centre 10 Orwell Terrace  on 15 November as part of their UK tour. The band’s latest release RENDEZVOUS IN RHYTHM is an exuberant collection More...

By Kieran Scott On Saturday, October 11th, 2014

INTERVIEW – Eliza and the Bear

London band of five, Eliza and the Bear, are half way through their extensive UK tour and they don’t look remotely fatigued by any of it. The only thing that is affecting lead singer, James Kellegher, is More...

By Kieran Scott On Saturday, October 11th, 2014

REVIEW – Eliza and the Bear at Electric Circus

‘I got friends, I got family here’ rings out the first lines of Eliza and the Bear’s vigorous set at Electric Circus. Beginning with arguably their best known song – solely because it has featured More...

By Phyllis Stephen On Thursday, September 11th, 2014

Forth Bridges Festival – Bwani Junction up close and personal with the Forth Road Bridge

  Bwani Junction have scaled the heights of the Forth Road Bridge for a final sound check before playing the finale of the Forth Bridges Festival this Saturday. The finale, which brings to a close the 10-day More...

By Reader On Monday, September 8th, 2014

Edinburgh’s Jazz Bar this September

London-based drummer Ollie Howell, who brings his acclaimed quintet to Edinburgh’s Jazz Bar on September 21, has some high profile admirers. Howell “floored” Quincy Jones, the legendary film soundtrack composer More...

By Phyllis Stephen On Saturday, August 23rd, 2014

RSNO announce sponsorship deal

Ahead of the RSNO’s 2014/15 season it has been announced that they have been able to secure some funding for their concert series in Glasgow’s Kelvingrove Art Gallery. Brewin Dolphin has agreed to support More...

By Mike Smith On Saturday, August 23rd, 2014

Stick Another Record On

One of the signs of modern living was brought home to me on Father’s Day a few weeks ago. My daughter Laura kindly bought me an ITunes music voucher with which I can download music off the internet. Grateful More...

By Kevin Harris On Thursday, August 14th, 2014
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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 More...

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...