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Deerhunter

Deerhunter’s fourth studio album has been met with the kind of universal critical acclaim that most indie bands can only dream of,

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Album review Scottish albums

Various Predestination artists

At a mere £3, and serving as an introduction to 23 bands, it seems almost ungrateful to say anything bad about Premeditation Records’ third label sampler. However, this compilation suffers from a fairly major flaw – a lot of the bands sound awfully similar.

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Album review Scottish albums

Meursault

“Epic lo-fi”. That’s the phrase used by Meursault frontman Neil Pennycook to describe their second LP, and while it might look like something you’d see on a Hipster’s scrabble board, it’s an apt description of this 11-track album.

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Gig review gig reviews (Scottish)

Meursault / Islet / Adam Stafford

Musical experimentation is a dangerous game – do it right, and you’re a new Mozart; get it wrong and you’re the one holding a bassoon in a two-guitar garage band.