I’ll Xmas-ing Raffle You! – Kid Canaveral’s Xmas Baubles VII

Kid Canaveral’s Xmas Baubles VII – Pilrig St Paul’s, Edinburgh – Saturday 10th December 2016 From old favourites to new discoveries Kid Canaveral’s Xmas Baubles VII was a blast from start to finish. Arriving slightly later than normal, the first act we properly caught was Breakfast Muff. The young, instrument swapping trio mixed Beat Happening…

The Elusive Pop Dream – Adam Stafford live

Adam Stafford / Withered Hand / Robbie Lesiuk – Summerhall, Edinburgh – Friday 11th March 2016 I don’t normally like posting about the same act twice in a row but I’m more than prepared to make an exception for the wonderful Adam Stafford. Friday night at Summerhall was the album launch for Adam’s new record…

Manic Pop Stills – Randolph’s Leap’s ICDTTM3

Giles of Tigercats Here’s a selection of photos from Saturday’s show that didn’t make the final cut of the best photos from the show which can be found on MPT Flickr. Bart of eagleowl Martin, Henry & Fleetwood Cap’n Adam of the good ship HMS Randolph’s Leap Kate Canaveral Viking Moses Duncan of Tigercats Withered…

It Was Definitely Alan Shearer – Randolph’s Leap ICDTTM3

Randolph’s Leap’s I Can’t Dance To This Music 3 – CCA, Glasgow – Saturday 21st March 2015 Yesterday saw the biggest ICDTTM event to date with the 250 capacity event a total sell-out thereby more than doubling the turnout for November’s show at the Glad Cafe. The afternoon session was kicked off by the first…

LPs 2014 – Part 1 (Nos 11-30 and Honourable Mentions)

And now the start of the MPT countdown. Looking down the list there are some great records in here and, as last year, there’s a good few here which would have made the Top 10 in previous years. So without any further ado here’s albums 11-30: 11. Withered Hand – New Gods 12. Randolph’s Leap…