Music

Interviews, previews, reviews and more.  A focus on independent musicians and producers who are from, working in or playing soon in Scotland.

Album review: I See Islands – Within a Light Beam

Usually when I’m angry and someone tells me to calm down my fizzing turns ...

Album review: Sister John – I Am By Day

I Am By Day is a vibe. Sister John’s third LP grooves with dusky ...

Spoken Word review: Ross Wilcock – Ode to You

As Taylor Swift reclaims her music, she encourages others, like Ross Wilcock, to seize ...

EP review: Brat Coven – Brat Coven

‘Not Ur Girl’ is a must-listen. It’s a voice for those who need it, ...

Single review: Book Klub – Life of Me

When a band is labelled ‘post-punk’, you immediately have a strong idea of how ...

Album Review: Wojtek the Bear – Heaven by the Back Door

If you love references to ships and boats, you’re in luck. Perhaps a nod ...

Music Video Premiere: SubKonsious – Blessings

SNACK is proud to present the premiere of Glasgow rapper SubKonsious AKA Andy Jamieson’s ...

Interview: The Firelight Trio preview their innovative set at Dumfries & Galloway Arts Festival 2021

The Firelight Trio consist of three well established performers within the traditional music scene ...

NEWS: HANG & AIM Announce New Hip Hop Bursary Scheme

HANG (Hip-Hop Aimed Networking with Grime), Scotland’s first hip hop conference, has announced its ...

SAY Award 2021 Nominations Open + 2 New Prizes

The Scottish Album of the Year (SAY) Award, Scotland’s national music prize, returns for its ...

Single review: Imogen Stirling – Speak

Imogen Stirling, writer, poet, performer, and playwright, returns to the music scene with spoken ...

Interview: Ellie Consta (Her Ensemble – the UK’s first women and non-binary orchestra)

Her Ensemble is the UK’s first women and non-binary orchestra. Formed in November 2020 ...