Live Review: Samantha Crain & Hamish Hawk are charming with witty and wistful songs

Taking the stage in the rather lovely ‘Main Hall’ at Summerhall, adorned with its red-velvet curtains, were two captivating singer-songwriters. Whilst different in style, Hamish Hawk and Samantha Crain share an enviable skill for crafting lyrics and melody. Both entertained a seated audience of all ages with endearing charm and skill, warming an already mild […]

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Frank Turner loses all subtlety on latest music therapy session

Frank Turner’s latest EP, Don’t Worry, continues his recent trend of what might be best described as music-therapy pop. It comes to join the string of singles surrounding his Be More Kind album of last year, as Frank attempts to console us as our world goes to shit. The EP opens with its namesake and […]