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Album review Scottish albums

Sister John

This record is hotly anticipated, given that the previous two were so good – and it does not disappoint!

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short players (Scottish) Single review

Jamie Strachan

Jamie Strachan is a West of Scotland-based singer/songwriter who has been ploughing a somewhat lonely furrow these past few years

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Single review

Calboa

Calboa, the modern indie maestro, is blazing on all cylinders with his new single, ‘Old Flame’.

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Single review

Public Service Broadcasting

A firm favourite for a good few years now and it is great to see Public Service Broadcasting take another total change of direction

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short players (Scottish) Single review

Ubre Blanca

Glasgow outfit Ubre Blanca have been a bit quiet of late (spot the John Shuttleworth reference…)

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short players (Scottish) Single review

Starry Skies

The fourth single from The Starry Skies’ third album, released last year, is a remix of the title track

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short players (Scottish) Single review

Clair

This is the lead track from a forthcoming album (‘Earth Mothers’, release slated for mid-July)

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Feature leader Q&A

Monica Queen

Hear the name Monica Queen and you may think of her work firstly with Thrum, or more recently Tenement and Temple

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Feature leader Q&A

Chris Connelly

Music and poetry often go hand-in-hand, but it’s safe to say that a Booker prize-nominated Orcadian and a member of a US-based industrial rock supergroup are unlikely to feature together on many album credits.

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Single review

Xan Tyler / Mad Professor

The title track from a forthcoming album, ‘Clarion Call’ follows a previous Tyler/Prof collaboration