Music

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

Interview: Erland Cooper- Hether Blether

Erland Cooper’s ‘Orkney Triptych’ is a transportive and often stunning blend of contemporary classical, ...

£2.2 Million Reprieve From Scottish Government For Grassroots Music Venues

The Scottish music industry received an overdue but welcome reprieve as it was announced ...

Album review: Margo Price – That’s How Rumors Get Started

You may be familiar with Margo Price as a country singer, but this is ...

Interview: Ghostpoet talks about his latest album ‘I Grow Tired But Dare Not Fall Asleep’

Resisting the temptation to sugarcoat the world around us, London-based artist Ghostpoet continues to ...

Crossing the bridge words SNACK

SNACK…IN July Playlist #1

Illustration: Fionnlagh Ballantine

Single review: The Son(s) – Silver Fingers

‘Silver Fingers’ is the first release from The Son(s) since their 2014 album The ...

SAY Award 2020 album submissions open.

Despite the current coronavirus pandemic, The Scottish Album of the Year Award, always one ...

Album Review: Check Masses – Nightlife

Edinburgh’s Check Masses debut album NIGHTLIFE is a brilliantly moody affair which grabs attention ...

Owners of Grassroots Music Venues publish open letter to the UK Government

Grassroots music venues in partnership with the Music Venue Trust have published an open ...

Rock Action Records announce release of soundtrack for Netflix medieval action drama ‘Outlaw King’

Rock Action Records announce the release of the soundtrack album from 2018’s Netflix medieval ...

Kraftwerk to release original German versions of 5 studio albums to stream for the very first time

Kraftwerk have announced a range of ‘first time on digital’ releases being made available ...