A Paradise In The North Atlantic – Randolph’s Leap LP

‘Clumsy Knot’ the debut LP ‘proper’‘ from Glasgow’s Randolph’s Leap (out on Monday on Lost Map) is everything you’d expect. Packed with smart and witty lyrics and memorable tunes the album offers up some previously released singles (‘News’ and ‘Hermit’), some new versions of older songs (such as the likes of ‘I Can’t Dance To…

Can I be played by Oliver Reed? – Fnords interview

I’m always happy to invite The Fnords to play at The Cool Cat Club (writes Andy Wood). Not only is their debut album ‘Children Shouldn’t Play With Dead Fnords’ a big favourite of mine but they are such a great, fun band to catch live. Their sound is pretty fine, a catchy, fun mess of…

I Don’t Know You – Vladimir single

There’s definitely a sense that Vladimir are starting to get noticed and new single ‘Smoke Eyes’ will definitely help that not least because of the band’s choice of iconic cover as a B-side. First up though their own song on the A-side. ‘Smoke Eyes’ continues the band’s move away from the gothic magnificence of the…