Feist – Queens Hall Edinburgh

Leslie Feist is an artist in the truest sense of the word. She’s not only a great singer and talented musician but she also embrace’s her stage show with both hands and adds… Continue reading

Laura Marling – Oran Mor, Glasgow

For those of you who have never had the pleasure of going to a gig at Glasgow’s Oran Mor there’s a couple of things you should know. Firstly it’s a converted church with… Continue reading

Aidan Moffat & The Best Ofs

The BEARD is back! Since the demise of Arab Strap in 2006 Aidan Moffat has become somewhat of a musical octopus with numerous projects on the go simultaneously (L.Pierre, AJM, Aloha Hawaii). The… Continue reading

The Datsuns – King Tuts Wah Wah Hut

After reviewing “The Datsuns” latest offering “Head Stunts” and letting it seep through my sometimes far too thick skin I have to say I was pretty fucking excited about seeing the band live… Continue reading

Bon Iver – For Emma, Forever Ago

Have you heard the story of how “Bon Iver” acquired his name? No you say (if yes skip a few paragraphs) well let me enlighten you on the subject. Imagine your world coming… Continue reading

Anais Mitchell – Hymns For The Exiled

  You can be forgiven if you haven’t heard of Anais Mitchell before now. Even though she released her third album last year in America its only now that her sophomore effort “Hymns… Continue reading

Dan Le Sac Vs Scroobius Pip – Edinburgh Liquid Room

Only certain artists can make coming onto the stage to a remix version of “The Antiques Roadshow” theme tune look cool. Luckily for them Dan Le Sac and Scroobius Pip are two such… Continue reading

Asobi Seksu – ABC2

Asobi Seksu had become somewhat of a white whale for me in terms of catching them live. Firstly their gig at King Tuts in October last year was cancelled at the last minute,… Continue reading

An Evening With Aidan John Moffat – The Arches

The first sign of a slightly drunken and rushed reviewer is the lack of the second most important piece of equipment required to make notes. As I sat down in the beautifully candle… Continue reading

Frank Turner – Glasgow Oran Mor

Very rarely do you get a gig where everything seems to fall into place perfectly, the venue, the crowd, the setlist and of course an artist at the top of their game. The… Continue reading