The Roundup: May 2013

Welcome to the first of a few new features planned for Musicscramble. Here in The Roundup it’s a bit of a free form editorial area for a look back at the month with no strict format to abide by...

Lana Del Rey – Glasgow SECC, 16/05/2013

The show was always going to be an interesting one from the outset. Lana Del Rey was due to play two sold out nights at Glasgow’s O2 Academy. Then, a few weeks before, the shows were amalgamate...

Thirty Seconds To Mars – Love Lust Faith + Dreams

When Thirty Seconds To Mars hit the big time with second album A Beautiful Lie, they were a rock band, plain and simple. Songs were good, fairly straight forward affairs with a few layers to them. I ...

Ray Mazarek RIP (1939 – 2013)

Absolutely gutted to hear today that Ray Manzarek, the founding member and keyboardist for the Doors has passed away. According to a statement from his publicist the cause was bile duct cancer. As a ...

Stone Temple Pilots – Out Of Time

Stone Temple Pilots have an upcoming US tour and speculation was rife over who would take the place of ousted singer Scott Weiland, but I honestly don’t think anybody was expecting the followin...