Go For It! – The Lovely Eggs live

The Lovely Eggs / Rob Auton / ILL – Beat Generator Live, Dundee – Thursday 11th October 2018 Having stumbled across the brilliant ‘This Is Eggland’ LP earlier this year, and learning at more or less the same time that Andy had booked the Lovely Eggs for a Dundee show, this one was in the…

We’ll All Get Diabetes – The Van Ts live

For various reasons it’s not been easy dragging myself out the front door for anything other than work so far this year but I did manage to do so to catch the Van Ts for the second time last Sunday. Their previous Dundee outing was a high impact occasion – the band’s wall of sound…

That Kind of Magic – Brix and the Extricated live

Brix and the Extricated / STOOR / Hairband – Beat Generator Live!, Dundee – Saturday 25th November 2017 After their stunning show at the same venue last year, expectations were very high for the return of Brix and the Extricated to Dundee on Saturday. And it’s fair to say that no-one left disappointed. Kicking off…

Shut Your Pus! – The Skids live

The Skids – Beat Generator Live, Dundee – Thursday 5th October 2017 I’m old enough to have caught the Skids first time around but didn’t simply because I wasn’t cool enough. So seeing the band in their 21st century incarnation puts them into a category of bands that I’ve seen live without their original and…

Ten Ace Bands – Transmission preview

I’ve lost count of how many gigs I’ve promoted or co-promoted over the years (writes Andy Wood) but I think it’s fair to say that there have been a few. I’m still as excited at promoting (and attending) live gigs as ever before. Never before though have I attempted a festival so I thought, what…