RIP – David Bowie 1947 – 2016

David Bowie died today after an 18-month battle with cancer. He was 69. There is nothing I can write here about his career, influence or back catalogue which does it justice. Instead, I have decided ...

Alan’s Top Five Gigs of 2015

2015 was another bumper year of live entertainment in Glasgow. One of the easiest parts of this was writing about my top five gigs, but before that could happen I had to select them. When you take in...

Alan’s Top Five Albums of 2015

As a bit of a change from doing a “Top Ten Albums of 2015” article and instead I’m making two top fives – one for albums and the other for live gigs. Here are my five albums a...

Gareth’s Best of 2015

In a change from the usual “Album Top Ten” I simply wanted to share my favourite music-related things that happened in 2015. Album of 2015: Muse – Drones Drones is the 7th album from Muse...

RIP – Lemmy – 1945 – 2015

Motörhead frontman Lemmy has died at the age of 70, after being told he was suffering an aggressive form of cancer just a few days ago. He’s reported to have succumbed to the disease around 4pm...