Tag Archives: Chemikal Underground

Interview: Rick Redbeard

This article originally ran in The Herald Newspaper (Scotland) on November 30, 2012 under the heading, SHHH! THE GENIUS OF A FESTIVAL THAT’S OH SO QUIET… The Phantom Band’s Rick Anthony is musing on the power of silence. “If people … Continue reading

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Live Review: Conquering Animal Sound

This review originally ran in The Herald Newspaper (Scotland) on September 3, 2012. Conquering Animal Sound Stirling Old Town Jail September 1 * * * * Round the back of Stirling’s Old Town Jail, a disused yard has lately been … Continue reading

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Live review: #UNRAVEL

This review originally ran in The Herald Newspaper (Scotland) #UNRAVEL: Queen’s Hall, Edinburgh, 15 August 2012 Some clues that this was not your average pop show: a stall offering free #UNRAVEL Aberfeldy whisky; several posters bearing the legend, “Tweet something funny. Make … Continue reading

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Interview: Miaoux Miaoux

This interview originally ran in The Herald Newspaper (Scotland) on June 7, 2012, under the heading ON THE ROAD TO THE NORTH Glasgow venue Nice N Sleazy has a lot to answer for. It has long been renowned as a … Continue reading

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Interview: Unravel (FOUND, Aidan Moffat, Simon Kirby)

This article originally appeared in The Herald newspaper (Scotland) on Friday April 20 2012, under the heading STORIES FOR THE RECORD: Nicola Meighan unravels the strange tale of the interactive robot band… Did you hear the one about the arts … Continue reading

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From The Archives: RM Hubbert Interview

Earlier this week, Glasgow guitarist RM Hubbert released his second album under his own name, Thirteen Lost and Found. It includes collaborations with Aidan Moffat, Emma Pollock. Alasdair Roberts, Hanna Tuulikki, John Ferguson and more. I spoke to Hubbert and … Continue reading

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Interview: Malcolm Middleton / Human Don’t Be Angry

This interview originally ran in The Herald Newspaper (Scotland) on Dec 14 2011, under the heading HOW MIDDLETON’S ALTER-EGO FOUND A VOICE. *  *  * Malcolm Middleton knows how to talk up a record. “It’s a cross between Jan Hammer … Continue reading

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