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A Look Back At ‘Once’ – A Triumph For Indie Artists Everywhere

By • Oct 5th, 2019 • Category: new

More than a decade ago, Once graced the big screen and became an overnight shock success.



How Has Football and Music Culture Changed Over the Last Decade?

By • Jul 9th, 2019 • Category: new

Once upon a time, football and music were inextricably linked, both being bastions of the working class. The late seventies and early eighties saw a culture grow up around the two; the casual. Terraces that had once been rife with anger and fighting began to look like catwalks, featuring young men mostly in Adidas trainers, […]



Mogwai

By • Sep 15th, 2017 • Category: Album review, Scottish albums

Following their soundtrack to Cold War documentary Atomic, the shapeshifting Glasgow post-rock act have gone back to their roots



Dominic Waxing Lyrical

By • Jul 16th, 2017 • Category: Album review, Scottish albums

When you get described as ‘baroque pop’ then there’s just one thing for it.



Sons of the Descent

By • Jul 15th, 2017 • Category: Album review, Scottish albums

Old pop groups may fade away, but what of those who never quite became ‘stars’?



Fatalists

By • Jul 15th, 2017 • Category: Album review, Scottish albums

Ploughing a kind of timeless furrow, the Edinburgh trio’s post-rock-punk stylings have never gone out of fashion.



Adam Stafford

By • Jul 15th, 2017 • Category: Album review, Scottish albums

Sometimes art and pop collide, not with a crash



Francis Macdonald and Harry Pye

By • Jul 15th, 2017 • Category: Album review, Scottish albums

Quite how duties were split on this 10 track collaboration is unclear



Errant Boy

By • May 27th, 2016 • Category: Album review, Scottish albums

Remember Postcard Records? This Edinburgh quartet certainly do.



Frightened Rabbit

By • May 15th, 2016 • Category: Album review, Scottish albums

If there’s one thing fans of a cult songwriter hate, it’s change.