There Was A Time When All This Felt Right – Meursault live

Meursault / Plastic Animals – Queen’s Hall, Edinburgh – Wednesday 13th August 2014 So that’s it then. Meursault are done and dusted. And it’s no exaggeration to say that last night’s show at the Queen’s Hall marked the end of a significant chapter in recent Scottish music history. Over the last few years there is…

Stark Contrast – Meursault interview

Neil performing at last year’s Pale Imitation Festival Last year Matthew from Song, By Toad Records, Neil from Meursault and Bart from eagleowl came up with the idea of the Pale Imitation Festival to run during the Edinburgh Festival. Ahead of this year’s Pale Imitation (which starts on Saturday) Neil spoke to MPT about the…

Denial – Pale Imitation Festival opening night

William Henry Miller Pale Imitation Festival launched last night with a blistering show at Henry’s Cellar Bar in Edinburgh. The promoters managed quite a coup in tempting the Bad Books to reform, even if the passage of the years meant that it was impractical to get the full line-up together although stand-in bassist Russell brought…

Imitation of Life – Mini Edinburgh Festival

With the musical element of the Fringe once again appearing to have slipped into abeyance, Back Garden Promotions (Edinburgh label Song, By Toad in association with several local musicians)  is putting on a series of small gigs at Henry’s Cellar Bar next month. Pale Imitation Festival has, it has to be said, a cracking line-up….