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”

Meet the Bands – Static Union

To celebrate the release of their debut self-titled album, here is an introduction to one of Scotland’s most exciting up and coming indie-rock bands, Static Union. Who? Four-piece band from Glasgow’s South Side. Static Union was formed after two of the members met in a pub in rural Ireland in 2014. Genre? Indie-rock For FansContinue reading “Meet the Bands – Static Union”

Album Review | Beta Waves | EP1

Dale Easson and Harry Crossan of Dundee duet Beta Waves have been extremely busy this year following the release of their debut record EP1. The new release consists of five tracks which allude to an overall brilliant sounding piece of work, with each track adding to the overall final sound of the EP. The synthContinue reading “Album Review | Beta Waves | EP1”

Single Review: New Mode | Victim to the Culture

Elgin’s finest – New Mode are back with their latest fast paced and in your face single ‘Victim to the Culture’. The indie four piece are going from strength to strength with each new release and are beginning to build a fine body of work going forwards in their quest to break through in theContinue reading “Single Review: New Mode | Victim to the Culture”

Spotify Playlist: Writer’s Recommendations with Fiona Henderson

We’ve been truly fortunate to have new music releases during a time where resources and access is so limited. Those working in the music sector have had their worlds turn upside down during this pandemic and have continued to work so hard so that we, as fans can enjoy their content. I’ve curated a mixedContinue reading “Spotify Playlist: Writer’s Recommendations with Fiona Henderson”

Single Review: The Common View – You Are Lost in the Old Age

by Chelsea Ness Leeds Indie rock outfit, The Common View have treated fans during lockdown to their brand new single, ‘You Are Lost in the Old Age.‘ I’ll be honest, this was the first time listening to the band yet I was instantly drawn to their post punk influence and the powerful message displayed throughoutContinue reading “Single Review: The Common View – You Are Lost in the Old Age”

Writer’s Playlist – Amlo Rogers

Happy Bank Holiday Monday! I suppose the definition of weekend has completely changed in the current landscape but I thought I’d share a playlist of absolute bangers I’ve been in love with over the last few weeks that you can sip your afternoon rums to in the garden! But let me tell you the highlightsContinue reading “Writer’s Playlist – Amlo Rogers”