Glasgow Film Fest 2015 – Memphis (Tim Sutton, 2013)

In amongst the airy, ethereal atmosphere of Tim Sutton’s Memphis, there lies promise. An idea that could make this film work in a sort of bizarre amalgamation of Beasts of the Southern Wild and Gummo. Both of those are blinding and beautiful depictions of the deep south that work in their sprawling style. Memphis gets unfortunately caught in between More...

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By admin On Monday, January 12th, 2015

Justin Townes Earle launches UK tour at Òran Mór

Justin Townes Earle today releases his companion album to 2014’s acclaimed Single Mothers, an LP of brand new material entitled Absent Fathers. Featuring 10 new tracks, the album forms the second half More...

By admin On Thursday, January 8th, 2015

The Skinny on best places to eat and drink in Glasgow

‘Edinburgh and Glasgow’s best food venues’ named by readers of The Skinny The winners in The Skinny magazine’s annual readers’ food and drink survey of venues in Glasgow and Edinburgh have been announced, More...

By admin On Wednesday, December 31st, 2014

Ae Spark O’ Natures Fire at Alloway

Ae Spark O’ Natures Fire fire and light festival, Robert Burns Birthplace Museum, Alloway, Ayr, Scotland took place yesterday. Ae Spark O’Genius: actors from Ayrshire Opera in Alloway Auld Kirk Graveyard More...

By Phyllis Stephen On Friday, November 28th, 2014

Eardley painting of Glasgow children to be sold at auction

  SHUGGIE AND JAMESIE TWO OF JOAN EARDLEY’S FAMOUS GLASGOW CHILDREN AT BONHAMS WINTER ART SALE IN EDINBURGH A charming painting of two Glasgow street children by Joan Eardley is to be offered at Bonhams More...

By Phyllis Stephen On Sunday, November 16th, 2014

Doctor Who was a Glasgow graduate

New research by archivists supports claims made by Doctor Who that the celebrated Time Lord may at some point have received a Doctorate from the University of Glasgow. The question of how and when the Doctor was More...

By admin On Wednesday, August 27th, 2014

Who do you think you are? is coming to Scotland

Who Do I think I am ?: Mary Queen of Scots aka actress Helen Cuinn gets ready to trace her ancestry at “Who Do You Think You Are? Live Scotland”, taking place this coming weekend 29 – 30 August More...

By admin On Sunday, July 13th, 2014

Glasgow School of Art in photos

  The Glasgow Reporter was shocked to see the devastation that the fire wreaked on the beautiful Glasgow School of Art (GSA) building, even now some two months after the event. We are sure you will be too More...

By David Kettle On Wednesday, June 18th, 2014

Classical review: RSNO Takeover in concert, 17 June (****)

It was never going to be an ordinary concert. Tuesday’s early-evening performance from the Royal Scottish National Orchestra (or, strictly speaking, a larger-than-normal band expanded with quite a few unfamiliar More...

By Reader On Friday, June 13th, 2014

World Cup party at the Love Pub

Scotland’s national football team may not have made it into the Brazilian World Cup 2014, but pubs and bars throughout Glasgow, Lanarkshire and the whole of Scotland will still be celebrating the world’s most More...