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Fringe Spoken Word

Choose Life, Choose Leith: Trainspotting on Location

It may be August, but then again, this is Scotland. So if you gather outside the Leith Dockers Club on any given morning as the rain begins to fall in earnest and the wind blows it into your face, don’t be surprised. Leith feels a world apart from the Old and New Town architecture of […]

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Live Music

Alex G @ Glasgow Broadcast

Both in recording and live performance, Alex G’s music could be described as a walking contradiction. He delivers his performance with an awkward confidence, sarcastically dry-humping his guitar and bursting into an impromptu rendition of Blink- 182. He is entirely engaging but comes across largely unaware. This Pennsylvanian band is essentially DIY and has cultivated […]

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Live Music

Glass Animals @ Electric Circus

Since the release of their album in June last year, Glass Animals have slowly but surely penetrated the alternative consciousness. Their devoted following have proven themselves up and down the country during their recent sell-out tour and Electric Circus was no exception. In less than a year, the band have gone from BBC Introducing’s secret […]

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Interviews Music

Interview with Australian duo The Veronicas

Eight years since their last album, which gave us their global breakthrough classic, “Untouched”, two-piece pop-rock act The Veronicas return to the UK this month to bring us a tour ahead of their new album, which will be released  on March 18. Displaying a cheery and thoughtful, yet decidedly determined, attitude, one half of the […]

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Music

Interview with Sharon Van Etten

Sharon Van Etten arrived in Glasgow for her show at the iconic Art School on the back of a year which has seen her burgeoning career gather considerable momentum. Are We There, her flawless 4th full length record, was released to widespread critical acclaim in May. It’s music with a more spacious sound, less urgent […]