Posts tagged with Glasgow

Simon McBride Kicks Off 21 Date Tour In March

To say there is a buzz surrounding Simon McBride would be somewhat of an understatement; the Irish blues guitarist has already been pegged to follow in the footsteps of Rory Gallagher and Gary Moore and scooped the coveted “Young Guitarist Of The Year” at just 15. McBride means business in 2013; kicking off a 21-date […]

Live Review : Kerri Watt, Pivo Pivo, Glasgow (17/02/2013)

Kerri Watt performed at Glasgow’s Pivo Pivo on 17th February, fresh from her American Tour. Classic songs shaped her performance, including “Little Sally” and “May Queen” as well as her new effort,  “California Heart”, the video was recently released while Watt was still touring the US. Kerri Watt was born in Glasgow, Scotland where from […]

Live Review : Jake Bugg, Glasgow 02 Academy (8/2/13)

Jake Bugg took to the stage at Glasgow’s O2 Academy on Friday night as part of his sold-out UK tour A simplistic set-up of backing drummer and guitarist to accompany Bugg was the staging for this highly anticipated gig; initially booked to perform at Sauchiehall Street’s intimate ABC, Bugg was quickly upgraded to the 2,000+ […]

CASH : Payin’ Respect To The Man In Black

If you’re anything like me, tributes band are not for you; the very idea of a carbon copy of Bono complete with plastic sunglasses makes my blood run cold.   However, CASH are the exception to the rule; they are less about replicating country music legend, Johnny Cash and more about bringing his extensive and […]

Lola Nicol Nominated In Scottish Variety Awards 2013

Scottish artist, Lola Nicol has been nominated in The Scottish Variety Awards in the prestigious, “Best Artist/Designer” catergory. Lola uses recycled wood and an amalgamation of acryllic paint to create timeless and unique images of influential musical icons including Noel Gallagher and Morrissey and has gained herself celebrity fans in the form of fellow Scots […]

Ones To Watch 2013 – SOS

Gutter favourites, SOS are a Glasgow-based band who have graced the Rockness stage and supported Glasvegas on tour since forming in 2010. The band released their debut EP, “A Challenge To The Dark” last year, featuring signature songs, “Carry On Suzie” and “Today’s The Day”. Frontman, Jonny Skinner took time out to chat about Scottish […]

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