This month marks 30 YEARS since The Smiths released debut single, “Hand In Glove” – can you believe it? The working partnership of Morrissey/Marr has been long dead and buried, but the impact of their music is inescapable. Their legacy lives on in some of the biggest bands to date; Oasis, The Killers, Kasabian and The Libertines, [...]
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“Seven Year Setlist” is the forthcoming compilation album from Dundee-based band, The View celebrating their career, so far. This collection follows on from last year’s studio effort, “Cheeky For A Reason” which helped them scoop Best Album 2012 at Sunday Mail’s Great Scotland Awards and Album Of The Year 2012 at The Scottish Music Awards; their [...]
Keen to get involved in Record Store Day 2013 but unsure of where to go? Look no further! Gutter UK present your exclusive guide to the independent record stores here at home where you can buy exclusive vinyl, see a band play live and even enjoy a cake (or three!) Glasgow’s LoveMusic (Dundas Street) boast an [...]
On the third Saturday in April each year a revival of sorts takes place; for one day is dedicated to the record store and the importance of the physical format of music, in particular that retro chestnut vinyl. With the hard times falling on megastores such as HMV, the rise of music download giants such as [...]