Live

First impressions of Rhythm Machine @ Studio 24

Rhythm Machine is a semi-regular club night co-ordinated by the people of Bongo Club’s Soulsville and Summerhall’s Nothing Ever Happens Here, which has earned significant acclaim within Edinburgh’s art-school circles. The night is inspired by...

Feeling the love for independent music venues

Last week music lovers all over the UK took part in Independent Venue Week, celebrating small music venues across the nation. Independent Venue Week aims to highlight the importance of smaller venues in facilitating a strong arts and music scene...

Black Sabbath’s final performance in Glasgow

Although if propped up in a wheelchair, being shuffled about the place by Sharon, Ozzy with his drooped, rumpled face would not look too out of place in your local Bupa care home, onstage this true rock legend still sounds like that spiky, yawping...

Girl Band live at Summerhall

Girl Band made a long-awaited return to Edinburgh as part of the impressive Nothing Ever Happens Here program at Summerhall. If you have not heard of Girl Band you would be forgiven for thinking they were a regular indie guitar band. A drummer, a...

Nadja at Bannermans

Ever since Bannerman’s bar sold its soul to Jagermeister in exchange for orange captain’s chairs, I’ve been skeptical of the authenticity of the place. Isn’t metal supposed to be anti-authority, anti-establishment? Fortunately, none of the...

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