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Introducing Club Morsecode at King Tut’s Bar with Stephanie Fraser

Club Morsecode is offering new and established artists the opportunity to play one of the world’s famousest music venues, King Tut’s, in a new club night format for Scotland. King Tut’s bar will be set up cafe style with artists not playing conventional sets of music, but two or three songs at a time rotating. This is a … Continue Reading ››

The East End Social Celebrates Glasgow’s Extraordinary Musical Heritage with “Glasgow Mix Tape”

On August 2nd one of Glasgow’s most influential record labels Chemikal Underground celebrates the city's ongoing love affair with music by bringing together a diverse array of independenly-minded musicians and mavericks. A continuation of their Culture 2014 project ‘The East End Social’, Chemikal’s programme on the Green is part of Festival 2014 and highlights Glasgow's peerless … Continue Reading ››

Public Enemy at O2 ABC tomorrow

Public Enemy, the act that rewrote the rules of hip-hop, becoming the most influential and controversial rap group of the late '80s and, for many, the definitive rap group of all time play the O2 ABC Glasgow tomorrow! Building from Run-D.M.C.'s street-oriented beats and Boogie Down Productions' proto-gangsta rhyming, Public Enemy pioneered a variation of hardcore … Continue Reading ››

The Twilight Sad, Honeyblood, Jeff Mills and SOPHIE Complete the Line Up for The Last Big Weekend

The East End Social and Chemikal Underground have announced the final line-up for The Last Big Weekend, and the final additions are ear-pummelling Kilsyth alt-rockers The Twilight Sad and Glasgow grunge-pop duo Honeyblood for the Saturday and one of the biggest names in US techno … Continue Reading ››

The East End Social Presents The Last Big Weekend

The East End Social and Chemikal Underground are delighted to announce an extended line-up for The Last Big Weekend. It will be the culmination of over six months spent enlivening the East End of Glasgow – from community workshops to church performances; from gigs in care-homes to day-long street parties – and a late-summer blow-out that's … Continue Reading ››

SAY Award Shortlist Announced

The Scottish Music Industry Association (SMIA) have announced the shortlist for this year’s SAY Award.
The winning artist will receive £20,000 and will be announced at The SAY Award ceremony on 19th June at Barrowland Ballroom. The ten shortlisted albums are a reflection of the diverse range of musical genres and great albums … Continue Reading ››

T Break Line Up Unveiled for 2014

Tennent’s Lager put out their annual call in March for Scotland’s unsigned acts to submit their demos to T Break in the hope of landing one of 16 highly coveted slots on the T Break Stage at T in the Park, and today they announced who will be taking to the legendary T Break Stage this summer.
Tennent’s Lager have been proudly supporting Scotland’s grassroots … Continue Reading ››