Tag Archives: Meursault

Tracks of 2017 (50-41)

50. Stillhound - ‘X, Y & Dread’ ‘X, Y & Dread’ is a very stylish song, which is very sparing with its sound, never over-doing anything, with electronic sounds range from punchy and in your face – perhaps even discordant – to subtle, nuanced and quiet. Stillhound have … Continue Reading ››

Meursault – I Will Kill Again [Song, By Toad]

Essentially now the solo project of Neil Pennycook, despite an impressive cast list flitting through the revolving doors, Meursault return with a really rather triumphant album. Usually a more interesting live proposition than on record - an appearance at the BBC 6 Music festival in Glasgow this year was just spectacular and seductively intense - it … Continue Reading ››

BBC Radio 6 Music Festival Fringe Song, By Toad Showcase with Meursault, Jonnie Common, Siobhan Wilson at The Glad Cafe, 23/3/17

Song, By Toad’s showcase at The Glad Cafe features three of the label’s roster performing a Fringe show of the BBC Radio 6 Music Festival. Opening the night, the sound of Siobhan Wilson’s soft, soulful voice gets things off the ground. She plays with a unique deftness, her electric guitar’s clear, low tone works with delicate melodies … Continue Reading ››

Meursault, Three Blind Wolves at Oran Mor, 19/6/14

In its small life, Oran Mor has become more than just a multi-purpose arts and entertainment venue in the heart of the West End, it has become an institution. Sitting at the top of Byres Road, it is a beacon and facilitator for creativity and Glasgow’s enticing culture. As its 10th birthday has rolled around, what better … Continue Reading ››

Live review: Doune the Rabbit Hole Festival, 26-29/8/13

DTRH2013-012The Cardross Estate, folded neatly into the lolling green hills of Stirlingshire, is one that is normally associated with tranquillity and even antiquity, but this year the estate has shooed off its sheep and rolled in the portaloos for Doune The Rabbit Hole

The family friendly … Continue Reading ››

Live review: Meursault (album launch), Rob St John, Body Parts at Queen’s Hall, Edinburgh, 7/7/12

Meursault celebrate the release of their third album, Something For The Weekend with a launch party in The Queen's Hall, Edinburgh tonight. Support comes from the newly formed Body Parts, a two girl, two-guitar Scottish/American duo made up of Jenny Reeve (Strike The Colours) and Jill … Continue Reading ››