I’m Sinking This Vessel – Mayor Stubbs E.P.

Gargleblast Records released their first record of 2015 last week in the shape of the Mayor Stubbs E.P. It’s a record of off kilter acoustic tunes which contrasts quirky vocals with some impressive and unusual guitar playing which in part reminds me of a hyperactive R.M. Hubbert. And that’s without mentioning  what otherwise might be…

Seemed Like The Right Time – Martin John Henry E.P. imminent

Rather out of the blue this afternoon, Martin John Henry announced the release later this week of a new live acoustic E.P. ‘Live on Land’ is an 8 track set recorded on tour featuring 6 MJH/De Rosa originals and two covers in the set. The two covers have somewhat different origins, a version of Kate…

I Served on the Committee – The Paranoid Style E.P.

One of the best things about the Cool Cat Club on Friday was being introduced to the Paranoid Style. Whilst their set was as brief as brief can be, I did get hold of their rather brilliant ‘Paid To See A Trainwreck’ E.P. And have barely stopped listening to it since. It’s an infectious slice…

The Final Day – Vladimir E.P. review

Vladimir are a young band from Dundee, possibly the noisiest band in Dundee. Which means that they don’t sound anything like another band starting with the same letter from the city. In truth Vladimir are a little bit out on a limb at the moment. Sure there are echoes of the early Noughties post punk…