Tag Archives: Catholic Action

West End Festival All Dayer at Oran Mor, 19/6/16

So it’s another dad day and another all dayer at Oran Mor as part of the West End Festival, and while the line up today may not be quite as dad friendly as last year’s fare there is a host of local talent at various stages of their musical development on offer. Continue Reading ››

XpoNorth Showcases, Inverness, 8/6/16

Lot’s of things have been said posted about XpoNorth, displaying different sides of the conference, from huge praise to scathing criticism; I have my own opinions on what is right and wrong about the music conference, but this is not the time for that, this is an opportunity to talk about all the wonderful acts … Continue Reading ››

Catholic Action – ‘L.U.V’ [Luv Luv Luv]

‘L.U.V’ is the first release on label Luv Luv Luv Records by Catholic Action; repetition then. ‘L.U.V’ is night and day from band's previous single, ‘The Real World’ (Fuzzkill Records), whereas that previous release was maybe a bit too close to bands like The Thrills (remember them?), ‘L.U.V’ is a completely new recording of the tune … Continue Reading ››

T in the Park 2015 (Saturday)

After a rather easy ride back the previous night, leaving before the full on headliners finished, we decide to opt into a car park a bit closer to the festival site; little did we know how much hassle this would cause, but more on that later. Popping down to the media bit for the small portion … Continue Reading ››

Catholic Action & Poor Things Split [Fuzzkill Records]

Catholic Action have already been making waves through the UK music scene even though their existence, in the grand scheme of Scottish music, has been brief. ‘L.U.V.’ finds its feet firmly in the danceable indie/alternative wave that seems to take over the UK in the 00s, however the band’s affinity for heavier groups also seems to … Continue Reading ››

Under The Covers Valentines Compilation [Fuzzkill]

Fuzzkill Records are becoming a force of nature on the Glasgow music scene, putting out releases by a wide array of great local bands, throwing the odd party of a show and generally just enjoying the well-deserved success that has been growing for a good while now. This Valentines special cover comp is indicative of a … Continue Reading ››