Tag archive for ‘music’
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 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 Douglas Greenwood On Tuesday, May 27th, 2014

Radio 1’s Big Weekend: Saturday 24th May

Glasgow has forever been hailed the home of proud Scottish behaviour. Rowdy, good fun and filled with camaraderie, it only seemed natural that Europe’s biggest free music festival set its next footsteps in Scotland’s More...

By admin On Wednesday, November 20th, 2013

Munro’s open mic night

Munro’s bar, in the west end of Glasgow, has launched a new open mic night hosted by singer songwriter sensation Tommy Reilly providing a new platform to showcase local talent. The 24-year old, who got his break More...

By admin On Monday, November 11th, 2013

Ashton Lane Hogmanay Street Party

Ashton Lane Glasgow[/googleMap]This event starts at 7:00pm and goes on till late. Tickets are available from venues within Ashton Lane and on Ticketmaster. Ashton Lane is a flurry of festive lights, live entertainment More...

By David Kettle On Friday, November 8th, 2013

Gig review: Mr McFall’s Chamber, Viva Tango, Jam House Edinburgh (****)

It might have been baltic and monsoon-like outside, but inside Edinburgh’s Jam House, Mr McFall’s Chamber had created a sultry, convincingly South American atmosphere for their Viva Tango night of music and More...

By Barry Dickson On Monday, February 25th, 2013

Hard Rock Rising 2013

Hard Rock Rising is a battle of the bands competition and they are looking for the next big band . The worldwide competition is coming to Edinburgh at Hard Rock Cafe in the city’s George Street they are looking More...

By Barry Dickson On Wednesday, December 19th, 2012

Sixth Avenue Traffic Interview

Glasgow based rock band Sixth Avenue Traffic are headlining a big gig on Christmas Eve at King Tut’s Wah Wah Hut in the city. Chris Thompson (Vocals), Chris Gould (Guitars and Vocals), Kirsten Stevenson (Bass) More...

By admin On Friday, July 27th, 2012

Film preview – Searching for Sugar Man

We are willing to bet you that you will come out of the cinema after watching this film and head straight for the nearest music store, or download the music immediately from iTunes. The film, Searching for Sugar More...

By admin On Tuesday, March 27th, 2012

The Glasgow Reporter chats to Two Stripe Band

by Mark Mckinlay How long have you been making music together and how did the band come together ? The band started in September 2009 after a couple of chance meetings. Laura was meant to be going to my 18th with More...