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One More Time With Feeling

Nick Cave (15, 112 mins)

Initially intended as a ‘making-of’ piece based around the recording of Cave’s new album ‘Skeleton Tree’

Jeffrey Lewis

Art for art's sake (interview by Andy Wood)

Jeffrey Lewis’s biography describes him as leading a double (or even triple) life as a both a comic book writer and artist as well as a musician and performer


Small is beautiful (10 questions...)

What do you do when you’ve got more songs than you know what to do with?

The Sunshine Social

Bright future ahead (.)

Belle and Sebastian… Snow Patrol… Biffy Clyro.. the roll-call from Glasgow’s Electric Honey label alumni goes on.

Mouse Eat Mouse

Mind your language (A toxic tete-a-tete)

Ah, Mouse Eat Mouse. itm? stalwarts, they’ve been through many lineup changes, with one steadying factor, frontman and principal songwriter / storyteller CD Shade.

Book Group

Live in session (Filmed by David P Scott)

The next in our live session series for is this music? features Edinburgh-based Book Group.

Some Form of Cohesion

Malcolm Midldeton (interviewed)

Malcolm Middleton returns to active duty this week with not just a new album (‘Summer of ‘13’ – out on Friday May 24th on Nude Records)

The Reich Stuff

an interview with Adam Stafford (Words: MIke Melville)

With his fourth solo LP ‘Taser Revelations’ Adam Stafford has confirmed himself as one of Scotland’s most imaginative and inventive artists.


Live in session (Filmed by David P Scott)

In the first live session for is this music?, Edinburgh-based quartet Skjør perform three acoustic numbers including versions of two tracks from their recent debut EP, ‘Nature’.

De Rosa

Spectre calls (with Mike Melville)

Almost four years after announcing that they would be reforming, De Rosa finally release their third album ‘Weem’ on Mogwai’s Rock Action Records on Friday 22nd January.