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We Were Promised Jetpacks

Launch time (with Ed Jupp)

Having just released their third album, Unravelling, We Were Promised Jetpacks are heading out on tour across America.

North Atlantic Oscillation

10 questions (with Betty Mayonnaise)

North Atlantic Oscillation are a band long since is this music? favourites

Skinny Dipper

10 questions (with Betty Mayonnaise)

Recently, our resident inquisitor General, Betty Mayonnaise, was rather taken by the multi-member, predominantly female, and minor-star-studded ‘supergroup’ Skinny Dipper.

The Everlasting Yeah

Poptimism (with Mike Melville)

You remember That Petrol Emotion, yeah? The predominantly Irish five piece made a series of cracking, often genre defying, LPs in the 80s and 90s

Martin Carr

10 questions... (with Betty Mayonnaise)

With a new album, ‘The Breaks’, imminent, former Boo Radley Martin Carr is set to come once again into the public eye. So, itm? sent Betty Mayonnaise on a mission to inform and entertain, armed only with 10 questions…

Death To Meursault

The final days (Words: Mike Melville)

Edinburgh’s Meursault have been such stalwarts of the Scottish live scene for a number of years, surviving, nay, thriving on a constant churn of members

Owl John

ready to party at the Palace (Frightened Rabbit's mainman goes 'solo')

Scott Hutchison is a man of many talents – and now a man of two personas. The Frightened Rabbit frontman has just released his first solo album

An End Has A Start

T in the Park at Balado (Words: Matt Shaw)

Ten years ago I attended my first ever festival. It was, as it is for many Scottish teenagers, T in the Park.

Ben Watt

Romany and Tom (Book review)

It seems almost awkward to read this book at times. But then, what great autobiography is not difficult?

The Beautiful Cosmos of Ivor Cutler

A voyage of discovery (Words and pictures by Andrew McKenna)

We caught up with the cast of ‘The Beautiful Cosmos of Ivor Cutler’ for a brief chat about their new play.