Posts tagged with glasgow music

Introducing: Jeye T

With heavyweight guardian angels taking the form of Alan McGee and ex-Libertines Gary Powell, further endorsement for Jeye T is really superfluous. But praise is deserved for the tangle of genres which he painstakingly distills and makes new. A grunge drawl has been made to fit with romantic anodyne melancholic verse like two bits of […]

Meet Fiona McKirdy

Glasgow boasts a whole host of gig venues of all shapes and sizes, catering to the most eclectic of tastes with a huge array of unsigned and undiscovered talent. One such performer is Scottish songstress Fiona McKirdy, a regular of Bath Street’s Slouch Bar and punter-favourite Maggie May’s. At only 17, Fiona discovered her talent […]

Live review: Vivian Girls at The Captain’s Rest 18/07/11

“Should I call Johnny?” asks Cassie Ramone, at the start of ‘Take It as it Comes’, a quirky call-and-response, Shirelles-style number from the Vivian Girls’ latest album, Share the Joy. Dream pop harmonies follow, with bassist Katy Goodman and drummer Fiona Campbell (successor to Ali Koehler of Best Coast) advising “You’ll never get a guy […]

Remember Remember release new album

Glasgow ensemble Remember Remember have confirmed that they are set to return with a brand new album, The Quickening, in September. The seven-piece outfit have been praised for their psychedelic, colourful yet dark sound as well as their ambitious live performances. The Quickening is the follow-up to their critically acclaimed, self-titled debut which was released […]

SexInBmore: Get In The Mood

SIB will be posting musings, advice, and her thoughts here on a weekly basis. Be warned, this IS a sex column and although there won’t be any steamy visuals (it’s not porn, ya know?) the text WILL be NSFW. Music can set the tone for almost anything you want it to. I firmly believe that […]

Gutter Talk: Strawberry Ocean Sea

Two weeks ago we introduced you to Scottish band Strawberry Ocean Sea, who fresh from their support slot for Glasvegas on their recent Euphoric Heartbreak tour are now preparing for Part 1 of their forthcoming single launch. ‘Down By The River’ will be released on June 4th, and the band have secured a coveted spot […]

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