Music

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

Music video premiere: Twelfth Day – Fact of Life

We're delighted to host the video premiere of Twelfth Day's 'Fact of Life', directed by BAFTA award-winning filmmaker Hannah Currie. Out from tomorrow 14th May, the contemporary Scottish folk/classical duo's song is a moving and poignant track based around their ...

EP review: Loup Havenith – Bring Yourself to Completion

Over the summer, Loup Havenith (Supercloud) has been recording and experimenting with cassette tapes ...

Single review: Deer Leader – Crocodile

‘Crocodile’ starts off coolly. The sparsely-picked guitar and electronic background hum potter along nicely, ...

Single review: Rachel Jack – Magazine Girls

After the success of debut EP The Calgary Tapes, Rachel Jack is back, with ...

Album review: Thurston Moore – By the Fire

With the nights getting longer and colder, the heat of Thurston Moore’s By The ...

Album review: Beabadoobee – Fake it Flowers

Beabadoobee’s debut album wouldn’t sound out of place as the soundtrack to a late ...

Album Review: Róisín Murphy – Róisín Machine

With a clampdown on house gatherings and most social settings involving alcohol, you might ...

Single review: Redolent – Aspartame

With new track ‘Aspartame’, Edinburgh’s Redolent have managed to perfectly encapsulate that unsettling sense ...

Album review: Adenine – Adenine

It’s common to be told that the Inuit people have a lot of words ...

Interview: Zoe Graham – Gradual Move

Zoe Graham’s new EP, Gradual Move, sees a seismic change of direction from her ...

Interview: Shingai – Too Bold

Zimbabwean-British singer/bassist Shingai Shoniwa is best known as the vibrant frontwoman of genre-defying band ...

Dream wife

Supporting Gender Diversity in Music

Readers of last month’s edition of SNACK magazine, and anyone with even a passing ...

A Tribute: Denise Johnson – Where does it go

Twitter is what you make of it. If you follow angry people, reactionary accounts ...