I’m In A State

After a stressful week and a completely frantic weekend, this is about as much as I’m good for today.  There’s a line in here that sums me up at the moment. And I’m going out to work again shortly. What passes for normal service around here will hopefully be resumed later in the week.

Four Shy People – Mitchell Museum Interview (Part 2)

When we last heard from Mitchell Museum, Raindeer was speaking French. Bring the conversation back to English, the band discuss the stresses of DIY labels, dealing with critical acclaim, Japanese reviews and when best to chuck industrial printers out of windows onto Sauchiehall Street …

Four Shy People – Mitchell Museum interview (Part 1)

It hardly seems like yesterday that I marked my 500th post with an interview with Martin John Henry. But here I am celebrating another hundred posts already with an interview with a band I’ve been following with interest for the last 2 plus years. Since first seeing them play at Rock The Boat in early…

Something Beginning With Bee

Panda Su‘s second E.P. ‘I Begin’ is finally officially launched next week. Having been on sale at her February/March dates, (which took in all the rock’n’roll hotspots in Scotland such as Glasgow, Edinburgh and, er, Kirriemuir) it’s possible that you may already own a copy. In which case me extolling its virtues may be a…

Lost

I really need to get started on my Mitchell Museum interview if it’s going to be ready for my 600th post. But in the meantime here’s post number 598 about a book I can’t recommend highly enough. I’ve written about Dan Simmons on here before but make no apologies for doing so again. In recent…

Hyperactive

Last night saw the second Two Winners show in Dundee.  After an impressive debut bringing Meursault and Fuzzy Lights to the city for the first time in November, Mike and Owen followed that show with the Dundee debut of Mitchell Museum at the head of a strong bill. First up were though were local band…