At Long Last – Vladimir live

Vladimir / Cha Cha Heels / King Louie / Blindfolds / Whigs and Rakes – Doghouse, Dundee – 29th December 2011 So last night, finally, I got to see Vladimir play live. After their excellent debut EP earlier in the year, I’ve passed on several chances to see them for different reasons. But that was…

Are You Happy? -We Were Promised Jetpacks live

We Were Promised Jetpacks / 3 Blind Wolves / Dave? – The Doghouse, Dundee – 9th September 2011 Last night saw the long awaited first We Were Promised Jetpacks headline show of the year. And by good fortune it was over the water in Dundee. With a set heavily weighted in favour of upcoming LP…

We Made A Storm

The Phantom Band / Spare Snare / Pensioner – Doghouse, Dundee  – 18th March 2011 Quite why it’s taken so long for the Phantom Band to be asked to headline a Dundee show is something of a mystery. Although it’s probably the same reason I’ve ended up dabbling in promotions over the last couple of…

Errors / The Twilight Sad

Errors The Twilight Sad / Errors / Pensioner – Doghouse, Dundee – 30th September 2010 For the second time in two nights I found myself at the Doghouse in Dundee for the Twilight Sad/Errors co-headlining tour. Although given prominence in the Courier article plugging the show the same day, Errors were the first of the…

Bear With Me

British Sea Power/DeadLight Red – Doghouse, Dundee – 28th September 2010 Prior to supporting the Manic Street Preachers this week, British Sea Power have been touring out of the way places in Scotland including an appearance at Fence’s Away Game on Eigg as well as shows in rock backawaters such as Tobermory, Inverness and, er, …

The Calm and the Storm

We Were Promised Jetpacks/Panda Su – Doghouse, Dundee – Wednesday 10th June 2009 My first trip to the re-opened Doghouse was the perfect antidote to a really shitty day at work. The principal attraction was We Were Promised Jetpacks. Now I’ve seen the Jetpacks a good few times over the last 3 years ( I…