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West End Festival All Dayer at Oran Mor 18/6/17

It only comes around once a year but Oran Mor’s All Dayer is one of the West End Festival’s most coveted musical events, this year boasting 17 bands across three stages and offering something for everyone, from pounding Scottish rock to electronic acts and dad-friendly acoustic nostalgia (it is Father’s Day after all). Continue Reading ››

Campfires in Winter – ‘Free Me From the Howl’ [Olive Grove]

The first thing that Campfires in Winter strikes you with is catchy, relatable and simple lyrics amidst a memorable rhythm. The bassline drives the song from start to finish and supports the effortless and natural vocals throughout. ‘Free Me From The Howl’ is an evolving and dynamic track that incorporates a lot of instruments and elements in … Continue Reading ››

Scottish Alternative Music Awards Showcase with Vukovi, Campfires in Winter, The Rising Souls at CitizenM, 14/08/15

With the sixth Scottish Alternative Music Awards fast approaching, this is the third showcase before the main night on October 8. Having been to every SAMA’s gig this year, like many others I’m eagerly awaiting the main show; with the 2015 awards being later on in the year, we have been incited with live music these … Continue Reading ››

Campfires In Winter Christmas Party

Campfires In Winter have announced a special Christmas show at Sloans Grand Ballroom on December 17, featuring friends and special guests. It seems like the summer festival season is only just over yet the inevitable John Lewis Christmas advert is just around the corner. It’s likely that your Christmas spirit is still locked away in the loft … Continue Reading ››

Campfires In Winter – ‘We’ll Exist’

It’s easy to compare Campfires In Winterto other Scottish post rock bands, but ‘We’ll Exist’ ensures they stand out on their own. The opening piano melody really sets the tone for the song, a beautifully delicate yet intense tone. Sunken, heavy bass lines complimented by the dulcet vocals in the verses capture your attention instantly, before the … Continue Reading ››

Live review: Queen Jane (album launch), Campfires In Winter, Kith & Kin at 13th Note, 12/2/12

Up first but lucky to perform before the venue turned into a sauna, Kith & Kin begin the evening with confidence and some catchy up beat tracks. A seemingly happy-go-lucky folky band but with some good heavy interludes of guitar grinding and raw energy behind … Continue Reading ››