Category Archive: Features

Let The Fantastic Four Hype Begin…!

Earlier this week, a new international trailer for “Fantastic Four” started to make the rounds on the Internet. It was actually more or less the exact same thing as the teaser trailer that… Continue reading

UpLateAtNightAgain – Official Podcast #1

I’m happy to announce the release of the first official UpLateAtNightAgain podcast, which I hope will become a regular monthly feature. Instead of focusing on current releases, which are likely to be outdated… Continue reading

Charles Latham – Interview

The first time I heard of Charles Latham’s songwriting prowess was through Dan Willson’s (AKA Withered Hand) cover of his wonderfully witty track “Hard On”. I must admit as it was on his… Continue reading

Aberfeldy Festival – 2nd-3rd November 2012

Due to (Ross / Syd / Pancho / Omar / Fellani’s, Puyol’s (delete as appropriate)) absence, I recently had the pleasure of attending a festival off my usual radar. Building upon my usual… Continue reading

Haddow Fest – Part Two, Edinburgh, Multiple Venues, 28/10/12

After a short retreat outside into the daylight and world of phone signal and Internet coverage, I moved back into the candlelit seclusion of The Caves. Well I say seclusion that is of… Continue reading

Music Like A Vitamin – Rod Jones, Interview/Preview

This Thursday night see’s the return of Music Like A Vitamin to the capital. The HMV Picturehouse plays host to four brilliant bands in the shape of Withered Hand, Fatherson, Sparrow & The… Continue reading

Interview – The Datsuns

I’ll never forget the day I stumbled into a tent at the long since defunct “Gig on the Green” and saw lead singer Dolf De Borst spitting out his machine gun style lyrics as he hoisted lead guitarist Christian… Continue reading

Interview – Benjamin Francis Leftwich

I was lucky enough to have the opportunity to meet up with Benjamin Francis Leftwich in Edinburgh before his (more than sold out) gig at The Pleasance Theatre on Wednesday. We took a seat on… Continue reading

Olympic Swimmers – Interview

  Glasgow based five-piece “Olympic Swimmers” released their glorious Iain Cook produced debut album “No Flags Will Fly” earlier this year to universal critical acclaim. Lead singer Susie Smillie was recently kind enough to take the… Continue reading

Doune The Rabbit Hole Festival – 24-26/08/12

Doune The Rabbit Hole undoubtedly had the potential to be one of those fabled lost weekends. Nestled in the picturesque Duncarron valley in a newly built replica medieval fort, the festival boasted a… Continue reading

Eleven Track Seven’s for Sunday Hangovers

It’s Sunday, the Sabbath, the day of church going and worship, who are we trying to kid here, most of you are probably curled up in bed in the foetal position nursing the hangover from hell.… Continue reading

Interview – Jenny O, Nice ‘N’ Sleazy, Glasgow, 02/08/12

Last Thursday evening I took a very familiar trip (one that my liver doesn’t thank me for) to Nice ‘N’ Sleazy’s in Glasgow to interview the wonderfully talented Los Angeles based singer/songwriter “Jenny… Continue reading