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4 Years Of Milk Glasgow

I like to think I know Hannah Currie and Aileen Lynn of Glasgow’s MILK fairly well by now. WHITE drummer and ex-Pooch member Kirstin Lynn introduced me several years ago. What immediately struck me at the time was the excitement in their eyes. I’m not talking about the type of joy you get before opening…

The West End Welcomes A New Venue!

It’s official, after what seems a lifetime, Glasgow’s West End welcomes a new music venue in the shape of The Hug And Pint. Business partners Brian Reynolds (Synergy Concerts/Wickerman Festival) and Colin Campbell (The Squid & Whale) have joined forces to bring a much needed independent venue to the city’s West End. The reputation of…

Blanck Mass – ‘Detritus’

When the announcement came that Fuck Button’s Ben Power was releasing a new album under solo project Blanck Mass, I have to admit to being a selfish bastard and worrying that Fuck Buttons would perhaps cease to exist. This moniker however continues to identify Power as a forward-thinking apocalyptic visionary who does not disappoint. His…

SAY Award Longlist Announced

The nominations for the SAY Award longlist have been announced and are as follows: Belle & Sebastian – Girls In Peacetime Want To Dance Blue Rose Code – The Ballads Of Peckham Rye Errors – Lease Of Life Fatherson – I Am An Island Happy Meals – Apéro Honeyblood – Honeyblood Idlewild – Everything Ever…

ULTRAS – ‘The Path To Getting Paid’

Gav Prentice, former member of Over The Wall, is the brainchild behind band ULTRAS. Having caused waves with previous track ‘This Is Where I Fall’, the band return with the triumphant ‘The Path To Getting Paid’. With their opinionated political torch burning bright, ULTRAS have returned with an impressive song that documents the band’s righteous…

Kathryn Williams – ‘Cuckoo’

Impressively, Kathryn Williams is approaching her 10th album release whilst continuing to construct her own universe. Based in Newcastle and part of the eternally respected One Little Indian roster, Williams has announced new album ‘Hypoxia’, inspired by Sylvia Plath’s ‘The Bell Jar’ to be released 15th June. Song of the Day is first taster ‘Cuckoo’,…

Miaoux Miaoux – ‘It’s The Quick’

Back in 2010, Miaoux Miaoux burst into Podcart’s life and from then on we have put on a live show, had a mini rave in a caravan at Wickerman and most importantly, immersed ourselves in his rapturous sounds. Miaoux Miaoux (Glasgow-based producer Julian Corrie) has delivered the first taster in the form of the rhapsodic…