Tag Archives: Be Charlotte

TRNSMT at Glasgow Green, 7/7/17

After a few years of dwindling interest in T in the Park, Geoff Ellis’s new festival, the three-day TRNSMT, is a fresh attempt at proving the demand for top-tier festivals in Scotland. Amid claims that T in the Park had lost its emphasis on music among a weekend of drinking and partying, TRNSMT is catering to … Continue Reading ››

Be Charlotte – ‘One Drop’ [AWAL / Kobalt]

Touted by absolutely everybody and their granny as ‘ones to watch’ in 2017, it would be hard not to, as Be Charlotte is set to play a full festival circuit this year, including another coveted and well deserved spot at SXSW 2017. The industrious trio, fronted by hyper-talented vocalist Charlotte Brimner have brought some damn good … Continue Reading ››

Frightened Rabbit, PAWS, Be Charlotte at The Barrowlands, 18/12/16

Wow, just wow; if you want to see Frightened Rabbit then this is how you should see them. A sweat lashed love between crowd and band in a packed iconic venue groaning and pulsating with the raw emotion delivered by the lyrics and music of one of Scotland’s finest bands at the absolute pinnacle of their … Continue Reading ››

Strange Behaviours at Tolbooth, 25-26/11/16

Tolbooth’s Strange Behaviours has two-day festival returns to Stirling for a third triumphant year. With 18 acts to choose from, the event is a musical smorgasbord with a genre to please even the pickiest of music fans. Living up to the events name, this year’s chosen aesthetics are just that – strange; broken and decorated mannequins are … Continue Reading ››

One’s to Watch: Strange Behaviours 2016

After the roaring success of the previous two years, Tolbooth’s Strange Behaviours festival makes a welcome return to Stirling for a third year. This mini-festival celebrating the best Scotish music has to offer, spans two nights and three different stages with an array of genres to suit anybody’s taste. Here’s a little preview of what this festival … Continue Reading ››

Tenement Trail, 8/10/16

My Tenement Trail starts in the Sleazy’s basement, following a visit to Love Music for a caringly delivered in-store from Edinburgh’s booming charmer Mt. Doubt, who airs a few new tracks which sound as cosy as any of his previous material despite singer Leo Bargery forgetting the words of one of said songs. Still, his disgusted … Continue Reading ››

Top picks for Tenement Trail

This Saturday sees the return of Tenement TV’s all day multi venue festival Tenement Trail so we had a wee peek at the line up to give you our picks of the line up: Sweaty Palms at Broadcast (5.00) “Refusing to bow down to the crowd-pleasing generics of what it takes to … Continue Reading ››

Be Charlotte – ‘Machines That Breathe’ [Kobalt Label Services/Last Night From Glasgow]

Be Charlotte is a young and idiosyncratic songwriter from Dundee, with a fondness for oversize glasses and retro Adidas jackets. Her new single ‘Machines That Breathe’ unfolds as a series of breathless questions over gigantic drums - “how can you play guitar with a broken arm?” ,“how can you live your life on repeat?” - before … Continue Reading ››

Electric Fields 2016, Day Two, 27/7/16

Day two starts on a fragile note as midday proves a touch too early to drag myself down for Bella and the Bella, so my day starts lulled next to the sound desk at the Main Stage sipping orange juice from the carton in the sunshine, with the somewhat depleted Palms boys, who still seem … Continue Reading ››

Ones to look out for at Electric Fields 2016

Electric Fields might well be the most exciting festival north of the border this year, with a line up that draws huge talent from both the local pool and further afield and without compromising in talent have drawn together the most attractive line up we’ve seen in a while. Last year Electric Fields was a real … Continue Reading ››