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Broken Records return with third album ‘Weights & Pulleys’ out May 19th on JSharp Records

Following on from their critically acclaimed second album Let Me Come Home, May 19th marks the return of Broken Records with the release of their eagerly awaited third album, Weights & Pulleys. Recorded at their home base in Edinburgh, with the support of the National Lottery through Creative Scotland, they are set to release the album … Continue Reading ››
King Creosote - photo credit Sean Dooley

New King Creosote album, From Scotland With Love, due for release on July 21

The new album from King Creosote, From Scotland With Love, released on July 21 on Domino, this is his first album since his Mercury-nominated collaborative record with Jon Hopkins, Diamond Mine. Watch the clip for album track ‘Pauper’s Dough’: Composed of eleven stunning and emotive tracks, From Scotland With Love was written … Continue Reading ››

Honeyblood Premiere Video For ‘Killer Bangs’, On Tour With Courtney Barnett Now

Scottish two-piece Honeyblood premiered the video for their latest single 'Killer Bangs' on Thursday, the perfect accompaniment to one of the most urgent, punk-driven cuts from their debut album. Watch the stylish performance video for 'Killer Bangs' here: With escalating attention across Europe and the US, the duo are currently on tour … Continue Reading ››

(Bill Wells’) The National Jazz Trio Of Scotland new album ‘Standards Vol.III’ out July 7 on Karaoke Kalk

“I sometimes wonder if I’m going in reverse, having started with the larger, more free improvisational ensembles and now getting down to a vocal pop band, but it’s one thing I was always aiming to do,” says Bill Wells on his current position with the National Jazz Trio Of Scotland. And if one is to take … Continue Reading ››

Riverside Festival Celebrates Final Day In Epic Style

The Electric Frog & Pressure Riverside Festival closed in epic style today with legendary performances from the likes of Chicago’s Derrick CarterFrancois K and headliners Laurent Garnier and Jamie Jones earlier this afternoon, with fans heading to the Riverside Museum in Glasgow to enjoy two stages of premier electronic tunes.
Creating a buzz early on, Lord of the … Continue Reading ››

SAY Award Longlist Announced

As you're all probably aware the Longlist for the annual Scottish Album of the Year Award were announced at midnight last night. There's some massive albums from the likes of CHVRCHES and Frightened Rabbit on there as well as some wee gems that are well worth of mention like Hector Bizerk and Adam Stafford, not to … Continue Reading ››

Shady Lane Studio Launch and Limited Edition Sampler

Shady Lane is a new home studio based in Erskine, the studio is ran by young producer, engineer, songwriter, musician and occasional Rave Child review writer, Chris McCrory. Chris is more commonly known as the drummer from Scot's rockers, Casual Sex but when he's not behind a drum kit, he's behind a mixing desk. Shady … Continue Reading ››