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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…

Phoria – Emanate (Turle Rework)

I have come to the realisation that everything that Turtle a.k.a Jon Cooper touches will probably eventually make my Song of the Day. Now don’t get wrong, the original is beautiful. The vocal on Phoria’s original alone is one of the most soothing things I have heard. Also the cluster percussion (mainly finger clicks and…

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…

Kid Canaveral – Skeleton

Kid Canaveral have revealed a very cool video for their track ‘Skeleton’. This is my favourite track from their 2nd record Now That You Are A Dancer. The electronic vibe on this track is stunning, I think it just goes to show you can create as big a crescendo digitally as you can with any…