Galactic North

I’ve mentioned this before on my Twitter account but make no apologies for mentioning it here since tickets are on sale now. One of my favourite authors, Alastair Reynolds will be appearing in St Andrews on Thursday 12th May. This is quite a coup for Fife Libraries as his appearances tend to be more at…

News from the Twittersphere

OK some fairly random snippets coming courtesy of Twitter and beyond. The You Already Know album launch for ‘Petrol Money’ takes place on Friday 22nd April in the Cathouse, Glasgow. Admission is free but you should really buy the LP when you’re there. Review. If you haven’t seen Malcolm Middleton’s Human Don’t Be Angry project…

Throwing Shapes

Not much to say tonight, so I won’t. But I’ll draw your attention to a couple of new songs from Cancel the Astronauts. Firstly above ‘Shapes’ and then looking for that on YouTube I discovered a plethora of CTA riches including the undernoted ‘Intervention’ which features in the live set but isn’t on either EP….

MPT Quarterly Review

I’ve done 6 monthly reviews before but occasionally I’ve felt that I’ve barely had enough to do a proper annual review. So the notion that I would have been looking back on the first 3 months of 2011 with excitment would have seemed faintly ridiculous 3 months ago. But instead of catching up on last…