Bunker Busters – The Phantom Band live

The Phantom Band / Adam Stafford / River of Slime – The Tunnels, Aberdeen – Friday 6th June 2014 Friday night at the Tunnels was a good reminder of why I don’t go to that many shows in Aberdeen. Even with the show finishing at 11:30, it was still nearly 2 a.m. until I got…

The First Thing That Came into Our Heads – Yoko Pwno interview

Yoko Pwno are a difficult band to describe without emphasising the initial incongruities of the influences (writes Andy Wood). It’s certainly an error I made after first seeing them play for the first time in a living room at an Oxjam House gig last October. I loved them but couldn’t really put it into words,…

We Look To The Skies – Blood Indians interview and E.P.review

  Blood Indians have long been favourites of The Cool Cat Club (writes Andy Wood) since I first saw them opening for Vladimir about 18 months ago. They’ve played in several different formations since that early gig but mainly as an acoustic duo, with Joanne Forbes and Rowan Wright both playing guitar and singing as…