A Manic (Pop) Weekend …

Having do far resisted the temptation to go to any gigs at all this year, I’m going to break my duck in spectacular fashion this coming weekend. First up is the Cool Cat Club show at Beat Generator Live in Dundee on Thursday (6th) featuring PAWS, Captains and Robot Doctors. Click on the links for…

You’re No Ziggy Campbell

What does a band do if it can’t play its own single launch? Well that was the problem that faced FOUND when they were unable to perform at this evening’s single launch for ‘Anti-Climb Paint’ due to Ziggy’s tonsilitis. Their solution was to get friends to play their songs instead and they were so successful…

Baubles and Banter

Office parties at this time of year can be grim affairs. Fortunately yesterday’s Kid Canaveral equivalent, their inaugural Christmas Baubles (will there be another one next year?) was a hugely enjoyable event. Running from mid afternoon, everything went (more or less) without a hitch with the freshly scrubbed Canaverals doing pretty much everything from the…

Kid Canaveral’s Christmas Baubles

A Another plug for anotehr gig today. Although this is no ordinary gig. Fresh from a tour of England and Wales, Kid Canaveral are organising a Christmas party at the Lot in Edinburgh on Saturday 18th December. Slightly perplexingly, they are not actually headlining their own event. That honour falls to Ballboy following a solo…

Fence Homegame Pre-Season Friendly 2

De Rosa / Kid Creosote / Kid Canaveral / Gummi Bako – Hew Scott Hall, Anstruther – 22nd March 2009 Just in from a wonderful afternoon in Anstruther at the Fence Homegame Pre-season Friendly 2. Family circumstances meant that we were later in getting in than intended and as a consequence we missed King Creosote’s…