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Albums Of 2011

Well it is that time of year again and this is probably the hardest task of them all. The albums of the year has caused a couple of sleepless nights, however<strong>, Glasgow Podcart</strong> have picked 13. Why 13? Well, there were 1 or 2 that we couldn’t miss out. It is as simple as that.<!–more–>…

DIY Label Spotlight: Song, By Toad

Based in Edinburgh, <strong>Song, by Toad</strong> Records is much more than an indie record label. Yes, that’s the primary function of <strong>Matthew Young’s </strong>label but there’s also a label website, a blog, a weekly podcast (which is highly recommended), reviews, live sessions from his house, gigs around Edinburgh – basically a lot of music related…

SoundCloud Weather Four Front

Once upon a time there was an interface called Myspace. Podcart began on this interface and discovered lots of new and wonderful musicians. Then came along a big bad nasty makeover and it went to shit so Podcart had to find another way to discover new musicians. Something called Soundcloud came along and helped save…

Debbie Kate – Captains Rest

As the weekend of love approaches and the rain pours down outside, Captain’s Rest opens its doors for a warm embrace. The upstairs bar may be full of rowdy rugby fans, but downstairs there is the red glow of passion, a venue decked out with romance in preparation for four gorgeous acoustic acts. Playing this…

Inspector Tapehead – Duress Code

To say I have been excited about the prospect of the new Inspector Tapehead album would be a MASSIVE understatement, like saying the Great Wall Of China was a ‘a decent size’ or Katie Price ‘likes to have the odd picture taken’. After hearing the unbelievably good ‘Pherenzik Tear’ last year, a moment which will…

Podcart Tips: 2011

So I thought I would highlight a few artists that Glasgow Podcart believes you should keep an eye on for 2011 and going forward. I suppose I should put some kind of disclaimer about it being the opinion of myself and so on, but hey they are great musicians and deserve to be checked out.…