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”

Super-Group Alert! The Jaded Hearts Club Have A New Album Which Does Not Disappoint

By Megan Hughes What is a super-group? The Jaded Hearts Club is, to answer the question simply.   The Jaded Hearts Club is a supergroup of star power and musical talent which can only be rivalled by the likes of Bill Wyman’s Rhythm Kings and the Traveling Wilburys. If, like myself, the name of the super-groupContinue reading “Super-Group Alert! The Jaded Hearts Club Have A New Album Which Does Not Disappoint”

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”

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!”

Vansleep’s “Acid Weather” Goes Down A Storm

I can quite confidently say I have been in love with Aberdeen’s finest indie outfit Vansleep’s  track “Acid Weather” since a live lounge version of the song was dropped earlier on in the year …. In all honestly I have been anticipating its release from that moment.  The tune starts small and intimate , almostContinue reading “Vansleep’s “Acid Weather” Goes Down A Storm”