2018 – MPT Annual Report

Commencing my review of 2018, here’s a playlist featuring some of my favourite songs of the year. I always find these long playlists a little daunting so, to try and make it a little more accessible, I’d suggest that the 33 tracks can be broken down into 6 sides of vinyl as follows: Side 1…

Rattling Through – Broken Records live

Broken Records / Dante – Church, Dundee – Saturday 21st April 2018 Not quite sure what happened on Saturday night. After a short wait for Broken Records to appear at their in-store at Assai in the afternoon, at one point it looked like we might have a long wait to see their headline slot at…

We Didn’t Get The Email – Book Group live

Book Group / Kid Canaveral / eagleowl / Jamie Sutherland – Thomas Morton Hall, Leith, Edinburgh – Friday 20th April 2018 First trip to the Leith Theatre complex for us on Friday even if it was only into the smaller Thomas Morton Hall rather than the main theatre itself. That will have to wait until…

MPT Quarterly Review – Q1/2018

I’ve done another of these Spotify playlists – this time to reflect the best of my purchases in the first quarter of the year: It’s the first quarter that’s properly been affected by a Spotify subscription – a fair number of the albums have been auditioned first via streaming and that’s led to fewer purchases…

The Fitness Gym Playlist – Broken Records / Adam Stafford live

Broken Records / Adam Stafford – Summerhall, Edinburgh – Saturday 20th August, 2016 Being honest our attendance at this show was as much down to MPK2 wanting to see Broken Records again as anything else. However with Adam Stafford in support a deal was struck to attend the show. As ever it wasn’t a good…