2018 According to … Billordo

Here’s the second review of 2018 interview, this one with Argentinian anti-folk troubadour (and Dundee-phile) Diego Billordo, again courtesy of Andy. Your Own Music Your own musical highlight of the year? Mmm, all my tours, all the gigs. I played all over Argentina and in Europe.  Everything was great for me this year on tour….

2018 According To … The Lovely Eggs

To kick off another shortened series of reviews of the year,  Andy spoke to Holly from the Lovely Eggs. Thanks to both. Your Own Music Your own musical highlight of the  year? Bringing out This is Eggland in February. Favourite performance of the year? Toss up between Green Man Festival and our sell out show…

MPT Quarterly Report (Q4/2018)

Slightly ahead of schedule here’s the final quarter’s report for 2018. It’s been a strange quarter for humanity, scientific achievement in the landing of the Insight Mars Lander and some out and out stupidity in other walks of life. Back to the music. As ever with the end of the year, it’s a mix of…

Beyond Slick – Withered Hand live

Withered Hand / Philip Taylor – The Voodoo Rooms, Edinburgh – Thursday 22nd November 2018 This was the first of two special full band Withered Hand shows the first of which saw the band backed by a brass section and the second, the following night, by the Cairn String Quartet. It’s a fair wee while…

Pick A Chord, Any Chord – The Blue Aeroplanes live

The Blue Aeroplanes – The Exchange, Bristol (with Brockley Forest and Run Logan Run) – Thursday 6th December 2018  and The Fleece, Bristol (with Temple Keys and Karen) – Friday 7th December 2018  This worked out pretty well. Having finally followed through on our wish to see a Blue Aeroplanes Christmas show by booking tickets…

Banned Books and … Beerjacket

Banned Books and a Beer (and Beerjacket) – Cupar Library, Cupar – Tuesday November 2018 A wee write-up of an enjoyable event during Book Week Scotland which managed to incorporated the written word and some music. The Book Week Scotland event was originally intended to feature readings from a number of banned books. Given that…