Tag Archives: Michael Cassidy

Martha Wainwright, Michael Cassidy at Oran Mor 17/11/14

The role of the support act is an undeniably difficult one, and this is especially the case tonight as a chatty crowd piles into the cosy confines of Oran Mor to see world famous and highly respected folk singer Martha Wainwright. However, Michael Cassidy, a singer songwriter hailing from Paisley, commands the room from the opening … Continue Reading ››

A Festival for a Fiver in Glasgow City Centre

oxjam1A team of 30 volunteers are set to run a one day 15 hour charity festival in five venues across Bath Street and Bath Lane in Glasgow city centre on Saturday October 5. In 2012 the Oxjam We’re Skint, They’re Skinter volunteers delivered a Festival for a … Continue Reading ››

Live review: New Life presents Dirty Keys, How to Swim, Michael Cassidy, Siobhan Wilson at Captains Rest, 9/2/12

First up tonight is Siobhan Wilson, whose beautiful soft vocals and melodic guitar draw rapturous attention from the small crowd. The short but lovely set includes a couple of covers, including an amazing version of ‘I Get Along Without You’, as well as songs off Wilson’s … Continue Reading ››

Live review: Beerjacket, Coat Hooks, Michael Cassidy, Julia and the Doogans, Burning Café at Tut’s, 18/1/12

[youtube http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=oXRVf7Nryi4&w=376&h=221] Arriving just in time to see the last few songs from Burning Café, they sound really impressive and even more so when they announce this is their first gig in Glasgow, their acoustic, folky songs set the scene well for what is to come. Upstairs Julia and the Doogans quickly win the crowd over by … Continue Reading ››