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Album review

Taylor Swift

Last week, an unsuspecting section of the music listening public

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Feature leader

Jonny B Grey

It seems more than a little surreal to be sitting in a Philadelphia coffee shop as I write this one year on.

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draft

Frightened Rabbit first review

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draft

Frightened Rabbit first interview

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Gig review

Doves

As the lights dim, and the torch flashes from stage to sound desk, I can honestly say I have not been this excited about a gig in Edinburgh for a long while.

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Album review

Shonen Knife

Recently chosen by Matt Groening to play at his All Tomorrows Parties event, Japanese pop punk legends Shonen Knife have finally released their 2009 album ‘Super Group’ in the UK

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short players (Scottish) Single review

The Scottish Enlightenment

Having arrived on the Scottish music scene in 2007 with the excellent single ‘Eyes’ The Scottish Enlightenment have since undertaken somewhat of a hiatus

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Album review

The National

To some, High Violet may be considered the “difficult second album” by US troubadours The National as the 2007 album Boxer was most people’s introduction to this sublime band (this writer included).

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short players (Scottish) Single review

Lost Boy! AKA Jim Kerr

As a closet fan of Simple Minds I was expecting a departure of sorts from Jim Kerr on this side project.

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Local Natives

Almost a year ago today, like many music fans around the world I was eagerly anticipating the annual SXSW festival and what new delights it would serve up for the ears.