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Ayakara – ‘Dressed from ‘67’ [BoomChang]

Despite having played together for just three years, there’s something classic about Ayakara’s music: it effortlessly taps into the groove of sixties rock, baggy nineties anthemic pop, seventies R&B and the tongue-twisting wit of noughties indie. Nevertheless, the Leith-based band spends little time wilting in their musical nostalgia; instead, vintage influences are wielded with a casual … Continue Reading ››

Palace, Ten Tonnes, Ayakara at Tut’s, 27/11/16

It’s cold outside, the year is drawing in; it’s the last date of Palace’s tour, but there’s no sign of exhaustion from any of tonight’s bands. Edinburgh-based Ayakara are up first and quickly melt away any residue of frost from the audience, beckoning them forward as they fire out an energetic set of self-proclaimed ‘adrenaline groove … Continue Reading ››