Album of the Year: Red Rum Club – Matador

There’s a vibrant local music scene in Glasgow, and you’ll find the same new and upcoming bands playing regularly. For months, Alice (a friend of mine) had been telling me to come along and see Red R...

The Vegan Leather – Poor Girls / Broken Boys

Paisley indie outfit The Vegan Leather have just released their debut long player in the shape of Poor Girls / Broken Boys. It’s an ebullient reboot of Scottish art pop from all across the last few d...

Great Grandpa – Four of Arrows

Two years on from the release of their debut album Plastic Cough Seattle grunge pop band Great Grandpa return with their new album Four of Arrows. Aptly named for the tarot card, which means a celebr...

Cloth – Cloth

After a series of successful singles for Last Night From Glasgow we finally have the debut self-titled long player from Cloth. Fronted by sibling guitarists Paul and Rachael Swinton along with drumme...

Whimsical – Bright Smiles, Broken Hearts

Bright Smiles, Broken Hearts is the third album from US alt rockers Whimsical. I was first switched on to this band when I saw someone online describe them as shoegaze. After a few listens to this al...