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Single review

Cigarettes After Sex

From the beautifully formed second album, ‘Cry’, comes the newly released sultry single ‘Touch’.

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Gig review gig reviews (Scottish)

The Machine Room

I love surprises. Good ones, at that. Not the kind that makes one embellish a forced beam across the face. I’m mean genuine delight.

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Gig review

Lykke Li / First Aid Kit

Smoke and mirrors is this lady’s theme for the Halloween weekend. The ghouls, goths and new romantics flood the ABC with anticipation for Lykke Li’s long awaited ethereal display of knock out drum beats

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Gig review

Bombay Bicycle Club

The Barrowland Ballroom is a wonder land of historic romance. Voted best small venue in Europe, it’s a place where most of our grandparents met one another as young hell raisers; now generations on, it’s enjoyed in much the same way as an amazing music venue.

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Single review

Grandpa Was a Lion

During the summer in a stuffy office on Market Street, next to the window where I received what is known as a ‘tan’, Facebook alerted me to a post on one of the many pages I update. It was a message from a musician named Justin D’Onofrio

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demonstration

Like Swallows

An hour ago I didn’t know the band, Like Swallows, but I do now.

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Feature leader

Little Kicks

It’s catch up time again, and this time ITM? has tracked down Steven Milne of Little Kicks to ask: what’s the craic?

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Feature leader

The Xcerts

Poor drummers running from South Edinburgh to make rehearsals, lucky bird crap, caps in the ass, and music genealogy were just some of the things that came out of this quick catch-up with The Xcerts

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Gig review gig reviews (Scottish)

Bombay Bicycle Club / The 17th Century / Found

The Oran Mor was the host of the Miller Filtered Music festival this month with acts from The 17th Century, FOUND and Bombay Bicycle Club.

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Gig review gig reviews (Scottish)

Plastic Animals/Molly Wagger/Vendor Defender

Cabaret Voltaire played host to The Llama Farm Collective’s first gig of the year.