Music

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

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 ...

Interview: TAAHLIAH – Angelica

There is a growing excitement and anticipation surrounding TAAHLIAH. From being the first Black ...

Album review: Eliza Shaddad – The Woman You Want

Effortlessly blending influences from her diverse heritage, Sudanese Scottish artist Eliza Shaddad has released ...

Album review: Gnoss – The Light of the Moon

The Light of the Moon is Gnoss’s second studio album. Created throughout 2020, it ...

Single review: Midnight Ambulance – 5AM

Midnight Ambulance have got the blue lights on, speeding to another sonic emergency, and ...

Album review: Auld White Label – Hits from Beyond

Concept albums are tricky. Too often, in an attempt at universality, the concept can ...

Single review: Oh Baby – Cruel Intention

Last year was a fairly cruel, cruel summer, and none of us have any ...

EP review: Co-Accused – The Psychonaut Society

The Psychonaut Society EP from Co-Accused may hail from outer space, but it’s filling ...