Burying Bad News – Adam Stafford retires

Talk about burying bad news on a busy news day. As half the country was fixating on Brexit and how many resignations might happen as a consequence, around 5 pm this evening Falkirk based musician/film maker Adam Stafford was announcing a different type of resignation on Twitter: Thanks folks, that’s it. I’m finished with releasing…

Reverse Drift – New from Adam Stafford

Released through Gerry Loves Records on 30th June, ‘Reverse Drift’ is a collection of Adam Stafford‘s landscape photography in book form. The book comes complete with`Reverse Drift’ a single, 40-minute composition in three movements which will be available as a download with the book. The photographs were taken over a period of eighteen years, between…

Going Underground – Book Group single launch

Book Group / Adam Stafford / Carbs  / Gav Prentice – Victory Lap single launch – Teviot Underground, Edinburgh – Friday 29th November 2013 Since I couldn’t be in three places at the one time, Friday night produced one of the hardest musical choices that I’ve faced. Ultimately the chance to see Book Group play…

We’re Coming Round To Yours – Book Group interview

On Monday Book Group released their first single – a  double A sided 7” from Gerry Loves Records featuring new favourite ‘The Lowdown of a LOUD Sound’ and long established live set high point ‘Victory Lap’. Let’s start with the newer song first. ‘Lowdown’ was only introduced to the live set earlier this year but…

Won’t Let You Walk Your Way Out of Here – Gerry Loves Split Single

Gerry Loves Records have been on the radar for a wee while now. But although I’ve met both Paddy and Andy, who run the label, it’s only now that I’ve actually managed to hear one of their releases. The Edinburgh based label specialise in hand crafted limited edition split singles on vinyl and/or cassette and…