Recovery Mode #3 – November / December gigs

Despite illness I still managed to see the following acts in November and December: The Cathode Ray / STOOR / Roy Moller / Shock and Awe / Wozniak / Book Group / Seas, Starry / Withered Hand (3 times!) / De Rosa (twice) / Jill Lorean / Goodbye Mr Mackenzie (twice)  / The Filthy Tongues…

Song of the Week #26 – The Cathode Ray

Ahead of the release of their third LP on Friday, this week’s tune comes from the latest LP from Edinburgh’s the Cathode Ray. ‘Heightened Senses’ is the title track of the record and, whilst it’s not the whole story, it is a fair representation of what is contained therein: Two things strike me about the…

Orange Goes With Nothing – The Monochrome Set / The Cathode Ray live

The Monochrome Set / The Cathode Ray – Stereo, Glasgow – Saturday 14th April 2018 Another Glasgow gig and another slight gamble. Certainly, a relatively rare appearance by the Cathode Ray featured highly in the decision to attend but I don’t often tend to trek across the country to a Glasgow show just to see…

Song of the Week #14 (2018) – The Cathode Ray

This week’s Song of the Week features Edinburgh’s The Cathode Ray with their first new recording in 3 years: ‘Another World’ is available to download and stream now and is taken from the band’s third LP “Heightened Senses” which is due out in the Autumn. The video was direct by Alex Thoms, son of the Ray’s…