Band Interview: Overhaul

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So first of how did you all meet? Andy: Well.... Overhaul started in the winter of 1997. Overhaul had up and running as a four piece for about year or two before I met Kenny. We became very good friends (heck he was the Best Man at my wedding) and he’d come round to me… Continue reading Band Interview: Overhaul

Band Interview: Red House

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So first of how did you all meet? Adam, Odhran and I (Darragh) went to school together for a few years but were never that close. Cazza and I went to primary school together and played in a jazz orchestra together and were also never that close. Then the original Red House (different lineup) lost… Continue reading Band Interview: Red House

Solo Musician Interview: Minches

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Where are you from? I was found floating on top of a massive inflatable duck raft at the following coordinates: Latitude: 58.048819 | Longitude: -5.965576 I have no recollection of my origin (Fife, Scotland). How long have you been playing your respective instrument(s)? 2 years, that’s when I was found. What genre of music do… Continue reading Solo Musician Interview: Minches

Solo Musician Interview: Danny Mortimer

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Where are you from? I'm from a town called Elgin in the North East of Scotland, in between Inverness and Aberdeen. How long have you been playing your respective instrument(s)? I have been playing guitar for maybe 13 years, playing in many bands etc and stepping up to be the singer in the last 4… Continue reading Solo Musician Interview: Danny Mortimer

Solo Musician Interview: Adam Grant

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Where are you from? I am from a small town called Comber in Northern Ireland. Its a few miles outside Belfast. It's a small town, but we are famous for a few things. Thomas Andrews who designed the Titanic was born here, and also we are known worldwide for our Comber potatoes. How long have… Continue reading Solo Musician Interview: Adam Grant

Solo Musician Interview: Zoee Byrne

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Where are you from? I am from the land Down Under! I grew up by the coast wrestling crocodiles and sharks for our supper!! Okay, maybe that’s not quite true, but I did used do a lot of diving and exploring where I grew up and often times there were sharks! Haha As a little… Continue reading Solo Musician Interview: Zoee Byrne

Band Interview: Carousel Clouds

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So first of how did you all meet? Various places, I've played with Matt for 13 years and used to play in a band with Dickon. Tam and I used to be flatmates. Although everyone had been through the doors of BUSK at one point or another, so that is the common ground. Myself and… Continue reading Band Interview: Carousel Clouds

Band Interview: Aboriginals

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So first of how did you all meet? School. We first got together to play the talent show. Where are you all from? A few nearby towns in East Ayrshire (Hurlford, Darvel and Newmilns) How long have you been playing your respective instruments? Craig started playing specifically for the band, Andrew P had been playing… Continue reading Band Interview: Aboriginals

Band Interview: Before Stories

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So first of how did you all meet? Met at a rave in Croatia sharing a line of coke lady and the tramp style - or through a Facebook ad Colin put up looking for someone to make Sad, Triumphant music with. We can’t remember which. Where are you all from? Ackergill, Caithness (Jamie) Falkirk… Continue reading Band Interview: Before Stories

Band Interview: The Dollymops

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So first of how did you all meet? We formed unglamorously from the placement of an ad online and a series of replies. We were going to try and come up with something a bit more romantic, like how we formed in the camaraderie of a police demonstration or in the melee down at the… Continue reading Band Interview: The Dollymops