Tag Archives: FOUND

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: 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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2011: A Vintage Year for The Scottish Album

This article originally appeared in The Herald Newspaper (Scotland) on December 26 2011, under the heading: Out With The Old – The Highs of 2011. Herald Critics Look Back At A Jam-Packed Year of Arts.  As global major labels misfired … Continue reading

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Is SXSW always the best direction for Scottish bands?

Here’s a link to a feature I wrote for The Herald, which considers the value of Texas music industry trade fair SXSW (South by Southwest) to Scottish artists.

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Some interviews, reviews etc

Here are a few links to recent interviews I’ve done with The View’s Kyle Falconer (The Herald), Janelle Monae (The Herald), James Blake (The Herald), Katy B (The Herald) and Teddy Thompson (The Herald). And some live reviews of Kid … Continue reading

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Scottish Pop Song of the Day #23

Iona Marshall v FOUND – Johnny I Can’t Walk the Line (2011) FOUND are getting everyone’s knickers in a twist with their forthcoming album, factorycraft (Chemikal Underground), and rightly so. I’ve written an as-yet unpublished review so will hold off … Continue reading

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