Everything Will Run Its Course – STOOR LP Launch

The Mighty STOOR STOOR / Kill Pretty / The Fnords – The Cool Cat Club, Beat Generator Live, Dundee – Saturday 9th May 2015 I nearly didn’t make it on Saturday. Still wrecked from the Thursday night it was very tempting to stay at home. But ‘Chronicles 1986-2020’ is so good, I managed to stir…

Broader, Bolder – The Cathode Ray interview

One of the LPs of 2015 so far has undoubtedly been ‘Infinite Variety’ the second album from Edinburgh’s The Cathode Ray. Initially formed as a songwriting partnership between Paul Haig and Jeremy Thoms, Haig departed before their debut self-titled album was released. However the band continued after his departure and now comprises Jeremy (guitar and…

One Hundred Years – STOOR interview and LP review

STOOR return to the Cool Cat Club on Saturday for their third appearance in little over a year. It’s a special occasion as, after two support slots, this will not only be the band’s first headline show but, more importantly, it’s also the launch for their debut LP ‘Chronicles 1986-2020’. Of all the bands that…

This Madness – Adam Stafford live

Adam Stafford – New Portsound, Rio Centre, Newport-on-Tay – Friday 1st May 2015 Last night’s visit to the latest New Portsound show proved to be briefer than we would have liked. Having completely missed the Sonny Carntyne set due to family (taxi) obligations, we had to make do with listening to Robbie Lesiuk’s LP on…