Single Review: Chris Greig & The Merchants – Tired Eyes

By Orla Brady Despite the chaos of 2020, Chris Greig & The Merchants have released three well received singles, one of which even made it onto an episode of E4’s Made In Chelsea. They have also appeared on Spotify’s official playlist ‘We Are Glasgow’ and have also been featured on BBC Introducing. Last month, theContinue reading “Single Review: Chris Greig & The Merchants – Tired Eyes”

Bemz Interview

Glasgow-based rapper Bemz has released his new EP Saint Of Lost Causes, featuring 7 incredibly raw and honest original tracks. The record successfully portrays Bemz’s ability to share his stories, experiences and views through eloquent lyrics and memorable music. We recently caught up with Bemz to talk all things music. We asked him to tellContinue reading “Bemz Interview”

Single Review: Deh-Yey – I Am Result

Chester two-piece Cash Burns and Tom Maude, otherwise known as Deh-Yey, have returned with their new single I Am Result which will be released via Restless Bear Records on Friday 2nd of October. The boys storm into the track with a striking no holds barred approach. We are gripped from the beginning with Burns’ grittyContinue reading “Single Review: Deh-Yey – I Am Result”

Single Review: Connor Fyfe – Truth Be Told

What were you up to when you were fourteen? I mostly hung out in my room pretending to be Robert Smith and writing very bad poetry that has since been destroyed. I certainly wasn’t writing and recording music that has grasped the attention of critics and audiences across the Scottish music scene, as singer-songwriter ConnorContinue reading “Single Review: Connor Fyfe – Truth Be Told”

Single Review: Kerri Watt – Let’s Stay Home Tonight

Glaswegian country songstress Kerri Watt has released the second single from her upcoming debut EP Chapter One, which is due to be released on the 2nd of October. The single is a cover of American rock band NEEDTOBREATHE’s track Let’s Stay Home Tonight from their 2016 album HARDLOVE. Through her cover, Watt elevates the romanceContinue reading “Single Review: Kerri Watt – Let’s Stay Home Tonight”

Single Review: Alex Maxwell – Inaction

Dumfries-based singer-songwriter Alex Maxwell has teamed up with Idlewild’s Rod Jones for his third single Inaction, which was released this week. This indie-folk track would act as the perfect accompaniment to a walk or drive round the Scottish countryside with friends on a summer’s day. In his lyrics, Maxwell gives us some advice on howContinue reading “Single Review: Alex Maxwell – Inaction”

An Interview with Leo Bargery of Mt. Doubt

This week, we caught up with Leo Bargery, the creative mastermind behind Edinburgh alt-rock quintet Mt. Doubt. They are set to release their third studio album Doubtlands on the 18th of this month – a date to certainly mark in the diary! We found out more about Bargery’s most prominent influences for the album andContinue reading “An Interview with Leo Bargery of Mt. Doubt”

Single Review: Freddie Dickson – Touch Over Distance

With Britain’s lockdown easing and life returning to some kind of semblance of normality, we may not wish to remember our experience of being confined to our homes due to the global Covid-19 pandemic. However, singer-songwriter Freddie Dickson’s new track Touch Over Distance effectively allows us to place ourselves back in time to reflect uponContinue reading “Single Review: Freddie Dickson – Touch Over Distance”

Single Review: Plastic Barricades – Tunnel

London and Paris-based alt-rock duo Plastic Barricades ask us to keep in mind the following question whilst listening to their new single Tunnel: Imagine if you could see your worries and anxieties under a microscope? What would they look like? Tunnel is a fast-paced indie-style track that displays clear influence from the likes of SnowContinue reading “Single Review: Plastic Barricades – Tunnel”