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itm?’s Album of 2012

The Grand Gestures (The readers' choice)

The votes have been counted and, finally, we have the results of the itm? Readers’ Poll.

Stanley Odd

Stateside showcase is just the start (Words: Andrew Ferguson)

Following much success last year, 2013 is set to be even busier for Edinburgh based hip hop sensations Stanley Odd.

Paul Banks

International enquiries (Ross Dunn talks to the head of Interpol)

There’s definitely something socially inept, bordering on super-fan-stalker-dom, about meeting the person you’re interviewing before you actually interview them.

Albums of the year 2012 / reader poll

Picks of the year from our writers (and readers)

Another year-end, another batch of itm? writers choose their favourite long players.

Something to shout about

The Whispery Club (with Chris Kelso)

Three piece alt-rockers Whispery Club are a band in the midst of a very important year – probably the most important year of their careers.

We Were Promised Jetpacks

Flying solo (Adam Thompson on the band and beyond)

So, the final in our wee trilogy of pre-gig pieces on the acts playing at itm?’s anniversary gig at the Electric Circus. We Were Promised Jetpacks

We See Lights

a quick pre-gig chat (with Alan Rae)

Edinburgh indie collective We See Lights have been persuaded to come together for the is this music? 10th anniversary show on the 13th.


The play's the thing (Gordon McIntyre gets ready to rock)

Indie legends, national treasures – whatever way you look at it, Edinburgh-based four-piece ballboy, despite their longevity in music terms, can always be relied on

Rod Jones and the Birthday Suit

Life after Idlewild (Rod Jones with itm?'s Andrew Ferguson)

When Idlewild announced their hiatus in 2010, Rod Jones had no intention of placing his guitar into its case and retreating into a post-band retirement.


The right stuff (interview by Emma Lawrence)

Glasgow-based four-piece Errors recently toured the UK in support of their new mini-albm