Album of the Year: Foggy City Orphan – Cheer Up

I wrote a review of Foggy City Orphan’s Cheer Up back in May, and at time it stopped me in my tracks. There is a real confidence and self assurance in the songs which had me questioning the fac...

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...

Mark Peters – Winterland EP

It’s that time again when we dust of those Christmas playlists for another year. I was looking to add something new to mine and as if by magic this dropped into my inbox. Sonic Cathedral are releasin...

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...