Single Review: Painting Rockets – Boys

Painting Rockets are an Alternative rock duo from Edinburgh made up of Keli Thomson on Vocals and Stephen Christie on Guitar. I’ve previously reviewed Painting Rockets and you can check that out here, but today I’ll be reviewing their latest release ‘Boys’ which will be released on 19th April 2019. ‘Boys’ kicks off quite quickly, … Continue reading Single Review: Painting Rockets – Boys

Single Review: Bryan Donoghue – Red Sky Fireflies

Bryan Donoghue is a singer-songwriter originally from Edinburgh but is currently based in Northern Ireland and today I’ll be reviewing his latest release ‘Red Sky Fireflies’. ‘Red Sky Fireflies’ starts slowly, a subtle fade in, that starts to build with percussion and a warbling guitar, before settling and blending perfectly with Donoghue’s voice. I can … Continue reading Single Review: Bryan Donoghue – Red Sky Fireflies

Single Review: Dead Artist Club – New Year

Dead Artist Club is an Edinburgh based duo made up of Lorne Black who is the Guitarist, Producer and Songwriter and Lauren Black who is the Vocalist and Songwriter. If you would like to find out more about Dead Artist Club, you can check out my interview with them here. Today I’ll be reviewing their … Continue reading Single Review: Dead Artist Club – New Year

Solo Musician Interview: Scott Candlish

Tell me about yourself? I’m one of the many hundreds of singer songwriters from Melbourne but now live in the beautiful city of Edinburgh and have been for almost 2 years. I have a healthy ambition for traveling, writing music and being stupid/having a laugh with friends and not taking things too seriously. I also … Continue reading Solo Musician Interview: Scott Candlish

Travel Tips for Attending an Event

In October Victoria and I will be going to Edinburgh to see a band, they are coming to do a European Tour, we previously saw members of this group in another outfit back in October 2017 in Dublin and unfortunately due to money, a tight schedule and having to actually travel from Kilmarnock to Dublin … Continue reading Travel Tips for Attending an Event

Band Interview: Dead Artist Club

Tell me about yourselves? How did you all meet? Where are you all from? We are a Pop Grunge duo from Edinburgh and we met through Instagram. What are your names and what position do you have in the band? Lauren - It’s funny, we both have almost the same name. Lauren C Black & … Continue reading Band Interview: Dead Artist Club

EP Review: The Party Slogan –  Reasonably Good Indie Music

The Party Slogan are five piece indie/Alternative Rock/Post Punk outfit from Edinburgh made up of Calum on Vocals/Guitar/Keyboard/Percussion, Jamie on Vocals/Guitar, Robbie on Lead Guitar/Backing Vocals, Adrian on Bass/Keyboards and Ally on Drums. If you want to find out a little bit more about them then check out this Interview I did with them a … Continue reading EP Review: The Party Slogan –  Reasonably Good Indie Music

Band Interview: The Party Slogan

Tell me about yourselves? How did you all meet? Where are you all from? Robbie - I’m from the Isle of Skye originally but we all first met in Edinburgh through Gumtree adverts nearly 3 years ago! Calum - I’m from Auchterarder just outside Perth. Moved to Edinburgh in 2016 and decided to leave my … Continue reading Band Interview: The Party Slogan

Interview with Luke Rajczuk (Reviewsphere)

First off, tell me about yourself? I am an Edinburgh based freelance journalist of as many journo trades as possible, editor-in-chief at Reviewsphere magazine, Director of Studies at Edinburgh School of Language, passionate art enthusiast and life observer (I guess). I wouldn’t want this to be about promoting my name but the concept of Reviewsphere … Continue reading Interview with Luke Rajczuk (Reviewsphere)

Single Review: Dope Guru – Walk

Piershill Records got in touch about reviewing this track by Dope Guru a Spanish guy living in Edinburgh. So without so without further ado let's get on with the review.   ‘Walk’ opens with some synth and a modulated voice rapping, I like the tune of this track a lot, its one of those simple … Continue reading Single Review: Dope Guru – Walk

Single Review: Little Sisters of The Poor – Planets (with Heather Grant)

Little Sisters of The Poor is a solo project for Edinburgh based Electronic musician Aidan Harvey, and today I’ll be reviewing his latest release ‘Planets’ which is a collaboration with vocalist Heather Grant. ‘Planets’ opens with a few notes on the piano, which build as the track goes on, and then is kicked up a … Continue reading Single Review: Little Sisters of The Poor – Planets (with Heather Grant)

Solo Musician Interview: Gordon Robertson

Where are you from? I live in Grangemouth, but grew up in Edinburgh and have spent the last 6 years in the Glasgow area. My mum’s family are from North Lanarkshire so I’d probably say that area was home. How long have you been playing your respective instrument(s)? I’ve been playing Piano since age 8, … Continue reading Solo Musician Interview: Gordon Robertson

Single Review: Tom Oliver – Photogenic

I was contacted by the lovely people at Sandstone Records, a newly established record label based in Edinburgh about reviewing their re-release of the Tom Oliver single ‘Photogenic’ I was more than happy to help them out. Before I get on with the actually review I’ll tell you a little about Tom Oliver, he’s an … Continue reading Single Review: Tom Oliver – Photogenic

EP Review: Groucho Underdog – The Groucho Way

Groucho Underdog are a four piece Alternative punk rock band from Dundee, Edinburgh and Fife made up of Groucho Mark on Guitars/Vox, Groucho Niall on Guitars, Groucho Shaun on Bass and Groucho Bez on Drums. ‘Do You Feel? [Sjaans Song]’ has an awesome little guitar riff to start us off and it builds perfectly till … Continue reading EP Review: Groucho Underdog – The Groucho Way

Single Review: Painting Rockets – Exposed

Painting Rockets are a Scottish Alt-Rock band based in Edinburgh and today I’m going to be talking about their new single ‘Exposed’ which is due to come out on 16th March 2017. ‘Exposed’ opens with an excellent guitar section that builds in speed and intensity really quickly before being joined by vocalist Keli Thomson, whose … Continue reading Single Review: Painting Rockets – Exposed