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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...

Overground Presents Mall Grab at the Mash House

I heard plenty of stories from the last time Mall Grab came to Edinburgh. It was the Scottish debut for a fast-rising DJ who combined the whimsical sensibilities of disco, hip-hop, and a Simpsonsian sense of irony with the introspective seriousness...

Slow Club @ Òran Mór

27th October Òran Mór Slow Club have been a household name in indie pop-rock circles for almost a decade. Forming in 2009, the Sheffield duo, Rebecca Taylor and Charles Watson, seem fitting for Glasgow’s iconic Òran Mór. Their sound has...

Ezra Furman and The Boyfriends @ The Liquid Rooms

28th October The Liquid Rooms Living in Edinburgh can be rather disheartening at times for a fan of live music, with gigs seeming like an afterthought for venues and many bands going for Glasgow instead. However, every now and then an act like Ezra...

Mura Masa and Bonzai @ The Art School, Glasgow

4 October The Art School, Glasgow   Clichés  aside, 2016 has been a huge year for Mura Masa. Since grabbing fifth place on the BBC’s Sound of 2016 list in January, his upwards trajectory has been constant (that’s not to say that he’s...

The Student Newspaper 2016