Music

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

Podcast: Everybody Wants to Play the Hits 5 – July / August 2022

Everybody Wants to Play the Hits is the new Scottish music review podcast, brought ...

Music video premiere: Slim Wrist – The Soft

SNACK Music Video Premiere Edinburgh duo Slim Wrist return with an understated slice of ...

Interview: Lizzie Reid – Mooching & supporting Paolo Nutini

After experiencing significant success with her first EP, Cubicle, Lizzie Reid is back with ...

SNACK Bits: Scotland’s New Music Run-down – July 2022

Pack up your money and pick up your tent. Wise words from Bob Dylan, ...

Single review: Celestial North – The Nature of Light

This dreamy, effervescent synth-pop from Edinburgh’s Celestial North at once evokes a witchy, wiccan ...

Single review: ASK ALICE – Demonia

This is bass-heavy paganism from Natalie Joy Reid and producer SERA, with massive dance ...

Single review: Lou McLean – RBF (Resting Bitch Face)

Along with ‘calm down’, being told to ‘smile’ is sure to rile me right ...

Single review: The Steens – What a Way to Die

Scuzzy, distorted garage blues are in evidence here from the Orange County brothers, with ...

EP review: The Wife Guys of Reddit – The Wife Guys Walk into Oncoming Traffic

Hot on the heels of February’s frenetic single ‘Pig Fat’ and last year’s accomplished ...

Album review: Spacemoth – No Past No Future

Afghan American artist Maryam Qudus, who has previously worked as a producer for artists ...

Pitch 2022: Artist Applications for St Luke’s Showcase Open Now (hip hop and underground culture)

Applications are open for two artists to perform at Pitch, Scotland’s international, multi-venue conference ...

Interview: Arielle Free

It’s exhausting enough reading about the gigs and shows Arielle Free is doing this ...