Category Archives: live review

Phoebe Bridgers, James Hindle at Broadcast, 19/10/17

The rain falls in a dismal mist on Sauchiehall Street tonight, offering the perfect setting for an evening of Phoebe Bridgers’ distinctive Californian sadcore: music that draws you, ineluctably, into its blue velvet darkness. First up, however, is James Hindle of Glasgow’s The Pooches, who brings a flourish of his band’s power pop jangles to the … Continue Reading ››

Ulrika Spacek at The Hug and Pint, 9/10/17

Every so often, you get the impression during Ulrika Spacek's return to Glasgow quite that a healthy chunk of those in attendance would happily relive such a full on intense 70-minute period repeatedly on a loop of continuous nature. The psychedelic lighting employed throughout coupled to abstract swirls of video stills in our small space may … Continue Reading ››

Tenement Trail 2017

Down early for 2017’s edition of Tenement Trail and Edinburgh’s CHEAP TEETH play to a busy but relatively relaxed Broadcast basement. At points their music lends itself to the restrained atmosphere with subdued alt rock vibes, at others they move to gruffly sneered indie chant alongs. There’s glimpses of the band blowing you away with powerful flourishes, … Continue Reading ››