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A Christmas Carousal with Malcolm Middleton, MC Almond Milk, Jo Mango at Platform, 15/12/17

Platform’s Annual Christmas Carousal presents an evening of incredible Scottish musicians whose songs confront feelings of comfort and joy in a year that seemed bleak and hopeless. Each songwriter explored the expectation of being happy in the harshness of winter, and questioned the conflict of feelings that seem to appear during the festive period. Jo Mango kicks … Continue Reading ››

Emubands Christmas Party with Static Union, Skjør, Edwin Organ, Shredd at Tut’s 13/12/17

The fantastic Emubands throw a party featuring a few Scottish great hopes tonight and we couldn’t be anymore excited. It’s been quite the year for fuzzy garage trio Shredd, scooping Best Newcomer at the SAMAs earlier in the year followed by releasing quite possibly their finest moment … Continue Reading ››

Cloud Nothings, The Hotelier at The Art School, 8/12/17

Still only in his mid-twenties Cloud Nothings’ Dylan Baldi already has four critically acclaimed records under his sleeve, not a bad hall for a boy from Cleveland who started out recording in his dorm room. Tonight he’s joined by Massachusetts rockers The Hotelier, a group with a further three records released since 2011 for a night … Continue Reading ››

Spiral Oh presents EAT FAST, HOME$LICE, West Princes, Unskilled Labour at The Old Hairdressers, 7/12/17

Unskilled Labour kick off the Spiral Oh night at The Old Hairdressers, the band consists of two players, switching between bass and guitar playing along to drum tracks. Unskilled Labour dress appropriately in workie clothing, yellow fluorescent vest and cowboy hats fitting to their band name, entertaining … Continue Reading ››

Life Model, West Princes, L-Space, Caitlin Buchanan at Sleazy’s, 6/12/17

Tonight on this bleak cold winter’s night Cornerstoned Productions have engineered a night of indie delights worth venturing down to the Sleazy’s basement for. The first act Caitlin Buchannan is a jarring talent, her voice is gentle while packing some serious power. Her sound seems influenced by late 80s and early 90s acts like This Mortal Coil … Continue Reading ››

Bdy_Prts, Wuh Oh, Fiskur at Stereo, 1/12/17

After the recent release of their debut album, Fly Invisible Hero, and hot on the heels of supporting Pussy Riot on their recent tour stop in Glasgow, the local music scene is all a’chatter about Bdy_Prts, a coming-together of two talented musical minds; Jenny Reeves and Jill O’Sullivan. The duo is no strangers to performing their … Continue Reading ››