An Interview with Tim Keegan

Tim Keegan and his band Departure Lounge are set to release their fourth studio album Transmeridian next month. We caught up Keegan to discuss what it was like working with R.E.M’s Peter Buck for their latest single Australia. He also told us about writing Transmeridian in only one 24 hour session, his future plans for DepartureContinue reading “An Interview with Tim Keegan”

Single Review: Crystal Tides – Headcase

It seems the only way is up for indie, alt-pop quartet Crystal Tides. They have been releasing music since 2018, however 2020 saw their music gain national UK airplay (Virgin Radio, Radio X, Amazing Radio). Their prolific releases have earned them a growing fan base all over the UK, whilst proving that they are undoubtedlyContinue reading “Single Review: Crystal Tides – Headcase”

Single Review: Beafets – Open Letter

East Kilbride, indie four-piece Beafets released their new single Open Letter earlier this month and we have had it on repeat since! Trust us when we say that it definitely worth checking out. With melodic guitar riffs, buoyant rhythm guitar and poetic lyrics, Open Letter is reminiscent of bands such as The Libertines, Arctic MonkeysContinue reading “Single Review: Beafets – Open Letter”

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”