Clean Guitar Sounds


All the best gigs these days appear to take place at Stereo, Glasgow. The Appleseed Cast have a lot to do tomorrow night if they’re to come close to the standard Braid set earlier this year.  More »

Scottish Music News Roundup Because It’s One Of Those Days


As much as I prefer to focus on one artist, band or theme per post most of the time, today is not one of those days. Sitting on a train for nine hours will do that to you. Here’s a roundup of news and links to excellent tunes, gigs and press updates.  More »

10 Albums You Should Buy Today From Scottish Indie Artists


With the sun shining I’ll be damned if I’m going to spend much of today in front of a computer screen. We’ll recap on ten records at random that deserve a place in your collection. There may be ten superior records out so far this year but that’s for others to write about. More »

GIG PREVIEW: Curators, Verse Metrics & friends, Sat 1st June Edinburgh


Graham Norton’s comment about Romania’s Eurovision 2013 entry summed up how I feel about many people who write words online – “…just because you can do something, doesn’t mean that you should”. More »