MonthJune 2014

Poor Things – Yes

Poor Things have recently revealed a video for their single ‘Yes’. Don’t Watch If: You are hungover, you like really boring videos. Do Watch If: You like Miami Vice, you like Gameboys, you are fascinated by walking on water. Importantly, Poor Things are a fantastic band and their album is criminally underrated and can be…

Owl John – Red Hand

When you become a somewhat dedicated fan to a band, there is that inevitable ‘shit yourself with fear stage’ that comes sometimes when a band member decides to either go solo completely or alongside that band. Not that we have the right to feel that way as essentially that person is doing what it right…

Recommended Gig: Fuck Art, Let’s Dance!

Hailing from Hamburg, Fuck Art, Let’s Dance released their debut album Atlas 28th April. They have since been getting wonderful write ups by many of the London-based mags. Tomorrow they play Record Factory in Glasgow and it is our recommended gig. On record, I would say it takes a few intent listens to appreciate their…

Off The Record

Halina from Podcart will be speaking at Off The Record, Kilmarnock at the Palace Theatre this weekend. The day is for anyone aged 14-25 years. If you are a musician or simply interested in working and learning more about the industry then it is highly recommended. Date: Saturday 28th June Cost: £2 Extras: Includes Lunch plus…

Happy 10th Anniversary Òran Mór!

13th October 2005 was my first experience of Glasgow’s Òran Mór. Myself and 2 friends went to see Tom Vek and luckily we caught the support artist Beerjacket. I don’t recall a stage at that point, but I do remember standing with my pals and our mouths were wide open for most of the gig.…

Gig Recommendation: Happyness

Happyness released their debut album Weird Little Birthday on June 16th. Having caused quite a lot of excitement with their fuzzy-edged sound echoing the sentiments of bands such as Sebadoh and Pavement, this is definitely a great opportunity to check them out. Tonight they hit Bar Bloc and it is FREE. THE GIG IS FREE.…