Arctic Monkeys to headline TRNSMT Festival

By Amy McGhee TRNSMT festival has announced its line up for this summer’s festival on Glasgow Green, with the Arctic Monkeys joining the list of headliners . The band will join the likes of Liam Gallagher, The Killers and Stereophonics who have already been named as this year’s top acts. The festival, which is returning for its second year will run over two weekends: Friday … Continue reading Arctic Monkeys to headline TRNSMT Festival

Glasgow band Fauves set to release debut EP

By Selina McLean Spearheaded by frontman Ryan Caldwell, Glasgow band Fauves have announced their debut EP entitled Les Fauves, which will be released on January 17th next year on indie label Spiral Oh. The release features five tracks, including latest single “Twilight Daylight” and will cater for fans both old and new. Ryan said: “Most of the songs on the EP are quite chilled out, … Continue reading Glasgow band Fauves set to release debut EP

MSPs join ‘big sleep’ charity event in Edinburgh

By Ross Gilchrist A big charity event called, ‘Sleep in the Park’, is set for December in Edinburgh’s Princes Street Gardens. Deputy First Minister John Swinney, Community Secretary Angela Constance, Housing Minister Kevin Stewart, and more than 7,000 attendees will brave the cold to aid the homeless. Mr Swinney said: “Each of us looks forward to joining the sleep out and being a part of … Continue reading MSPs join ‘big sleep’ charity event in Edinburgh

TRNSMT announce headliner for 2018 event

By Selina McLean Liam Gallagher will headline next Summer’s event. Formerly of Oasis and Beady Eye fame, now an artist in his own right, Gallagher will return to Glasgow, a city which in many ways rose the Britpop star to fame and got them signed, to headline Saturday night. Also confirmed for this evening: alt-rockers Wolf Alice, rousing Mancunians The Courteeners and Afrobeats artist J … Continue reading TRNSMT announce headliner for 2018 event

Pussy Riot Takeover Glasgow

By  Theodore  Antoniou Tonight  at  The  Art  School,  the   Russian  collective  will  perform  RIOT  DAYS (“Revolution”),  a  touring  play   that  includes  punk  and  electronic  music, theater  and  documentary footage. The  protest  music  group  has  one  of  the  most  important  voices  in  regards  to  protecting  LGBT rights,  promoting  feminism  worldwide  and  opposing  the  Russian  President,  Vladimir  Putin. The  group  became  famous worldwide in  2012,  after  three  … Continue reading Pussy Riot Takeover Glasgow

Creative industries festival announces 2018 dates

By Selina McLean XpoNorth will return once again to Inverness’ Eden Court between Wednesday 27th and Thursday 28th June 2018. Holding precedence as one of the countries most diverse creative events of the year, the festival celebrates the creative industries from all over Scotland with an array of seminars and live performances across the cities finest venues over both days. The conference fuses industry professional … Continue reading Creative industries festival announces 2018 dates