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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.…

The Say Award

The Say Award is almost here, tomorrow from 8pm the ceremony will kick off at Glasgow’s Barrowlands and we are really looking forward to it this year. I think when an idea like this continues to evolve then you will get various positives and negatives directed. There is also a shitty mentality that as something…

Wickerman Festival: goNorth Stage Announced!

Every year we attend Wickerman Festival, we stick mainly to 2 stages. The Solus Tent and goNorth Stage. The stages run in tandem which is fantastic, because you can see a stellar amount of artists play. The line-up has been announced for the goNorth Stage and features a number of the musicians that played the…

goNorth Must See Live Bands

I will keep it short and simple. If you are not familiar with Scotland and you are visiting goNorth then these are my ten artists/bands/musicians that you must see live. For full timetables for showcases visit: www.gonorthfestival.co.uk Hector Bizerk An excellent example of how hard work can benefit. Not only that, Audrey and Louie are…

Say Award Shortlist Announced

The ten albums for The Say Award shortlist have been announced and are as follows: Biffy Clyro – Opposites (public vote winner) Boards Of Canada – Tomorrow’s Harvest CHVRCHES – The Bones of What You Believe Edwyn Collins – Understated Hector Bizerk – Nobody Seen Nothing Mogwai – Les Revenants The Pastels – Slow Summits…

Podcast 143: Welcome To Podcart

Welcome to this week’s podcast presented by Kevin and Halina. Tracklisting: 1. Hidden Orchestra – Flight (Mungo’s Hifi Remix) 2. United Fruit – How Long (Change You Into Something Better) 3. Song Of Return – The First Stone 4. Andrew Pearson & LTTM – Juan Antonio 5. Blood Relatives – Deerheart (Mind + Rap Rmx)…

T Break Announced!

Some excellent bands in the T Break (T in the Park) line up this year, plus a few I am not aware of so going to check them out. Musicians as follows:  Atom tree Blood Relatives Fat Goth Model Aeroplanes Scary People TeenCanteen https://soundcloud.com/teencanteen/honey Tisoki Vladimir Birdhead Deathcats Medicine Men Naked Secret Motorbikes The Moon…

The Phantom Band Return!

The Phantom Band are back on the radar and are due to release their next album 2nd June, Strange Friend via Chemikal Underground Records. The first single to be taken from the album – ‘The Wind That Cried The World’ is the best thing I have heard from the band. Previously, The Phantom Band were…

Remember Remember Return!

This is a long awaited return. Remember Remember are back with a preview to their next record. ‘Magnets’ is the first taster from Forgetting The Present which will be released on Rock Action Records June 30th. Visit: http://rememberrememberband.blogspot.co.uk for more info! Remember Remember – Magnets by Rock Action Records