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Interview: The Pictish Trail

This article originally ran in The Herald Newspaper (Scotland) on Thursday Jan 3, 2013.  Rarely do pop interviews occur amid hen-keeping, fire-building and trough-knocking. But The Pictish Trail, alias Johnny Lynch, is not your regular pop artist. Based on a … Continue reading

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Interview: James Yorkston

This feature originally ran in The Herald Newspaper (Scotland) on Thursday August 2, 2012, under the heading THE CAT IN THE HAT. There’s a lovely line in James Yorkston’s Woozy with Cider, a lucid 2006 post-party psalm. “The world is not exactly … Continue reading

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The Majestic Ascent of Kid Canaveral

This is the unedited version of the Kid Canaveral feature which ran in The Herald newspaper (Scotland) on Tuesday May 31. The stars aligned around St Andrews in the summer of 2001. It was then that a quiet-spoken girl from England … Continue reading

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