A Different Kind of Thrill

Every now and again, something appears in the inbox that I’m genuinely interested in. So getting an email with the heading Eagleowl was a welcome treat indeed. Their new single, out shortly, is called ‘Sleep The Winter’ and given my current circumstances that’s a very appealing title. I attempted to clear the schedule prior to the…

Really Saying Something

With the focus on last week’s show, a few things are still in the pending tray, including a Twilight Sad review which I know I wrote a few weeks ago but now can’t find! I’m going to start with a book though. I’ve written a bit before about Neal Stephenson having spent a fair chunk…

Phantom Rabbits

The Phantom Band The Frightened Rabbit/Phantom Band double bill in Dundee looked too good to miss and I was glad that I’d bought a ticket in advance because when I turn up, not only is the show sold out but punters without tickets are being turned away in their droves. The first band are on…

MPT Presents … some reflections

OK, the dust has just about settled on Sunday night and, just like last year, I’m left with mixed emotions. On the positive side we aimed to put a great, varied bill on in Dundee and we succeeded at that. We’re fairly sure we introduced some people to new bands, so another positive. And the…