Singing Siblings – Scottish Duo Cal and Ally Release First Single as Pair, Hope That I am Right

By Megan Hughes Scottish duo Cal and Ally have a new release out now, Hope That I am Right.  It is the brothers first single together as they both performed as solo musicians previously, which means we have busking sessions in Dundee and Glasgow to thank for their union – as if they hadn’t experimented asContinue reading “Singing Siblings – Scottish Duo Cal and Ally Release First Single as Pair, Hope That I am Right”

Danny McGuire Cultural Music Exchange Makes A Scottish Meditation on Feeling Better

By Megan Hughes London based musician Danny McGuire has brought all scots far from home a little piece of collected calmness from our beautiful Alba. A Scottish Meditation on Feeling Better was released as part of a cultural exchange between the UK and the Dutch Embassy. The Scotsman’s song has a sister single which wasContinue reading “Danny McGuire Cultural Music Exchange Makes A Scottish Meditation on Feeling Better”

An Ode To The Beatles, EP A Piece Of The Poppermost Is Out Now

By Megan Hughes Joe Kane a born and bred Glaswegian is quite literally a one man band.  His stage name, which you are more likely to know him by, is The Poppermost and his music sounds like that of a band with any number of musicians. Kane plays bass, lead guitar, harmonica, rhythm guitar –Continue reading “An Ode To The Beatles, EP A Piece Of The Poppermost Is Out Now”

I’d Rather Die (Than Have a Job in a Tie) – The Unexpected Revolution Inspiring Anthem by Glasgows The Vanities

By Megan Hughes Glasgow is home and birth place to garage punk band The Vanities.  If The Beachboys and The Vaccines had a garage punk baby it would be this band.  Although, their new single I’d Rather Die (Than Have a Job in a Tie) is a far cry from any classic beach boy hit with itsContinue reading “I’d Rather Die (Than Have a Job in a Tie) – The Unexpected Revolution Inspiring Anthem by Glasgows The Vanities”

Cameo Habitat Explore Personal Development and Outgrowing Circumstances in New Release Trace of Self

By Megan Hughes  A track full of teenage angst that battles with being who you are and finding self acceptance in that regardless of the opinion of others. Up and coming Edinburgh band Cameo Habitat are an all boy, five piece group. These guys first made waves  when they appeared on the scene with a singleContinue reading “Cameo Habitat Explore Personal Development and Outgrowing Circumstances in New Release Trace of Self”

North Atlas, New Release: House of Mirrors – An Intense Journey of Self Reflection

By Megan Hughes Alternative rock group North Atlas have released a single about the impact of isolation and how difficult it is being forced to look at yourself. North Atlas are a three piece Glaswegian alternative rock band. The group delivers hard hitting lyrics on the regular with heavy guitar riffs. Many have drawn similaritiesContinue reading “North Atlas, New Release: House of Mirrors – An Intense Journey of Self Reflection”

New Kids on The Block CRASHKID! Drop New Single Icon – Guitar Riffs Galore!

By Megan Hughes Gritty, alternative rock group from Central Belt Scotland release new single Icon. CRASHKID! are giving us all a crash course in making new catchy festival anthems. CRASHKID! is a four piece alternative rock group with an origin story from the Central Belt of Scotland. Being the new kids on the block itContinue reading “New Kids on The Block CRASHKID! Drop New Single Icon – Guitar Riffs Galore!”