How You Gonna Sleep Tonight? – MPT 2017 Playlist #3

“How you gonna sleep tonight?” Here’s the third playlist looking back on some of my favourite songs from the last 12 months. Not sure that this one isn’t the one that has a few more surprises than the others:

2017 – Singles and E.P.s

Here’s a rundown of the best of this year’s short form releases. Top 10 Singles 1.       The Breeders – Wait in the Car 2.       St Christopher Medal – Wayne Moon Pilot 3.       The Surfing Magazine – New Day 4.       Bdy_Prts – Rooftops 5.       Oddnesse – Swim to the Shore 6.       Slowdive – Star Roving 7.      …

Will You Keep Us? – Lazy Day live

Lazy Day / Catch – Conroy’s Basement, Dundee – Thursday 28th September 2017 Having missed Lazy Day’s previous Scottish appearance at Pictish Trail’s Future Echoes event last year, I was delighted when they announced that they were coming north for 3 dates – including one in Dundee, particularly when Joshua Gray was announced as support….

Song of the Week (2) – Lazy Day

Lost Map signings Lazy Day have just released their debut L.P, ‘Ribbons’. Lazy Day first came to my attention as a result of the excellent joint 7” single with Tuff Love for Record Store Day in 2015. Subsequently the band have released two singles – ‘Disappear’ and ‘With My Mind’ (also on the new E.P.)…

2016 – Top 20 Singles

For some reason I seem to have got a lot more singles, in one form or another, than normal this year. I’ll concede that the definition of ‘single’ is more flexible than in the days of 7″s and albums but think the following list makes a pretty diverse (and great) playlist for 2016. Often I’m…

What’s In The Singles Box? – October supplement

More new singles later in the month but here’s a couple of things to add to last month’s Singles Box. First off here’s something that really should have been in last month’s article but somehow got overlooked. Edinburgh’s Birdhead returned last month with a new single ‘Custom Muscle’ ahead of their second LP at some…