Music

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

Tectonics Festival 2022: Celebrating the Legacy of Janet Beat

Words like ‘pioneer’ get thrown around a fair bit, but as the person who ...

Interview: Jill Lorean – This Rock

Some names crop up repeatedly if you pay attention to the Glasgow music scene. ...

Gig review: Sea Power – St. Luke’s, Glasgow – April 22nd 2022

‘Bring back the bear!’ someone shouts from the back during a pause to swap ...

Melting Pot’s outdoor parties heading to the southside of Glasgow

With less than a week to go until Melting Pot x Heverlee Presents returns ...

17 Scottish Acts To perform at The Great Escape

A record 17 Scottish acts have been selected to perform at music industry gathering ...

Record Store Day

Even allowing for the heightened increase in vinyl, there is no point in downplaying ...

Album: Kathryn Joseph – for you who are the wronged

The power of Kathryn Joseph’s music lies in its quiet, understated delicacy: she can ...

Book review – This Woman’s Work: Essays on Music edited by Sinead Gleeson and Kim Gordon

This Woman’s Work: Essays on Music is a fascinating collection of essays including work ...

Interview: Billy Got Waves – Rocket Boy 1/3

Beginning to make music at 12 years old, Edinburgh rapper and previous SAMA nominee ...

Album review: Skinty Fia – Fontaines D.C

Fontaines D.C. continue on the path of poetic post- punk triumph as they return ...

Album Review: Jill Lorean – This Rock

The appearance of Andy Monaghan from Frightened Rabbit might be the aspect that draws ...

Live review: Matthew E White @ Drygate 26th March 2022

Accompanied and supported by Charles Watson (previously one half of Slow Club), the soulful ...