Tag Archives: Mac DeMarco

Mac DeMarco, Montero at Barrowlands, 24/11/17

On this dreich Friday evening, with the Gallowgate enveloped in black ice, I arrive early at the Barrowlands amidst a sea of skip hats. Opening tonight for Mac DeMarco is psychedelic-pop wizard Ben Montero and band. They quickly break into their first song abound with lush, Beach Boy-esque harmonies and jangly guitars. The band see fit to remove … Continue Reading ››

Primavera Sound 2015 (Saturday)

Dashing down at the relatively early 6.30pm and predictably missing tickets for The Vaselines set at the Hidden Stage, I more than happily make do with the wonderous dreamy waves of DIIV, who create a delighting melodic lull in the early evening sunshine and sea air. Fucked Up play early on the Saturday evening on the … Continue Reading ››

Mac DeMarco, TONSTARTSSBANDHT at The Arches, 20/5/14

At last year’s Stag & Dagger Mac DeMarco played to an eager crowd in a packed out Broadcast, he was the hot ticket that year, which made tonight’s gig all the more surprising when it was announced as being in Mono. Maybe the organises weren’t convinced by Mac’s massively acclaimed new album, Salad Days, but pretty … Continue Reading ››

Live review: Stag & Dagger, 18/5/13

1United Fruit (2) Now entering it's sixth year, Stag and Dagger has grown considerably to become one of the more popular events on Glasgow's music calendar. This year is no different, boasting an excellent line-up over six stages throughout the day. United Fruit hit Nice 'n' Sleazy’s at half … Continue Reading ››