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…

A Place Like This – Hidden Door Opening Night

Nadine Shah / Dream Wife / Stina Tweeddale (Honeyblood solo) / Gwenno – Hidden Door, Leith Theatre, Leith – Friday 25th May 2018 Following hot on the heels of MPT’s first Stag and Dagger came my first Hidden Door and the opening night of the festival at the impressive Leith Theatre. In a lot of…

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…