x
This site uses cookies to help enhance your user experience. Click the X on the top-right to dismiss the message or click here to find out more about our privacy policy.
Arts Fringes

Cinema's Fringes Patreon link

MUSIC

The music scene in Scotland's Central Belt. We check out some gigs, and the occasional piece of recorded music. The emphasis here is heavily on rock, indie and electronic styles.

Moonlandingz + The Lucid Dream @ SWG3, Glasgow 18/11/2017

The two bands who come closest to the musical equivalent of fever dreams and the consumption of suspicious-looking mushrooms take this Glasgow stage.

Moonlandingz

Click here to read article
Comments

Wolf Alice + Sunflower Bean + Superfood @ Barrowlands, Glasgow 12/11/2017

The beautifully unconventional indie rock headliners soared high above their eclectically noisy backdrop in Glasgow's iconic venue, prompting a rapturous call for an encore.

Wolf Alice band shot

Click here to read article
Comments

Goat Girl + Jerkcurb @ Broadcast, Glasgow 3rd November 2017

This female-fronted indie-rock band have a distinctive edge to their material but live they lacked some of the onstage personality of their peers.

Goat Girl indie rock

Click here to read article
Comments

Diet Cig + The Spook School @ Sneaky Pete's, Edinburgh 17/10/2017

Two bouncy, Joanna Gruesome-influenced indie pop bands play at Edinburgh's most intimate venue, proving that smaller gigs aren't necessarily less beautiful.

Alex Luciano and Noah Bowman of Diet Cig


Click here to read article
Comments

A ranking of all 8 Deftones albums from Worst to Best

From the merely great to pure sublime brilliance: how do the Chino Moreno-fronted Sacramento alternative metal band's releases fare when put side by side?

Sacramento's Deftones


Click here to read article
Comments

The Flaming Lips @ Glasgow Barrowland Ballroom 15th August 2017

Wayne Coyne's psychedelic troupe makes a grandiose return to Glasgow with a show that can be described by so many adjectives.

Wayne Coyne and The Flaming Lips

Click here to read article
Comments

Edinburgh International Festival 2017: PJ Harvey @Playhouse 08/08

On The Hope Six Demolition Project tour, PJ Harvey and her 9-piece backing band let the art do the talking.

PJ Harvey with saxophone on the Hope Six Demolition Project tour

Click here to read article
Comments

Dead Kennedys @ The Liquid Room, Edinburgh 19th June 2017

3/4 of the original Dead Kennedys, with about 4/5 of the original greatness.

Dead Kennedys at Edinburgh's Liquid Rooms

Click here to read article
Comments

Thurston Moore Group + Curdle @ St. Luke’s, Glasgow 12th June 2017

Diamonds-in-the-grunge exhilaration from erstwhile Sonic Youth member Thurston Moore.

Thurston Moore Group

Click here to read article
Comments

​Hidden Door Festival: Hidden Orchestra + Gazelle Twin + Callum Easter + Monkoora @ Leith Theatre 3rd June 2017

An eclectic and inspired choice of acts offset occasional audio issues at The Hidden Door's penultimate night.

Gazelle Twin: spine-chilling show

Click here to read article
Comments

More music