Over My Shoulder

I should have mentioned this ages ago but Lloyd from fellow Scottish blog Peenko orchestrated a poll of (mainly) Scottish bloggers on their record of the year. The final results were: 1. The Phantom Band – Checkmate Savage (5) 2. Animal Collective – Merriweather Post Pavillion (-) 3. De Rosa – Prevention (1) 4. King…


What you looking at? It’s been a bad couple of days. My hopes for a busy month of gigs has been largely dashed. First, Malcolm Middleton announced a series of gigs at smaller venues in Scotland in March, then the next day cancelled them. Then I found out that Desert Hearts had cancelled their two…

March Playlist

(If anyone cares) here’s MPT’s lengthy playlist for last month:

Whatever’s Cool

One of the latest end of the 80’s bands to reform is Dinosaur Jr. The original Dino line-up reformed for a tour in 2005 which has already spawned a live DVD. The reunion LP, ‘Beyond’ is slated for an early May release and 2 tracks from the LP can be previewed on their Myspace.