Tag Archives: Scottish

3.98 – Pictish Trail

I can’t quite believe I’ve never featured any of the artists to come out of the Fence Collective – Scotland’s coastal musical hermits who used to churn out a plethora of fantastic tunes from their East Fife base. There’s some King … Continue reading

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171-175 – Scottish album of the year contenders

I was trying to think of a theme to link together this latest group of tunes, rather than just following the simple “here’s 5 random songs lumped together with no rhyme or reason – yay!” formula. But after failing to … Continue reading

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Day 122 – Blue Rose Code

It’s a rare occasion when I hear something so fresh and awesome that I feel the need to immediately write/tell people/generally rave about it. I think it’s happened once or twice in the four months that I’ve been doing this … Continue reading

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Day 66 – Fake Major

It’s been a while since I’ve posted a Scottish band on here, so here’s a wee slice of Caledonian indie folkish-rock for today from Glasgow duo Fake Major. Now, I’d been kind of aware of Richard Ferguson and David McGinty from their tenure … Continue reading

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Day 19 – Dead Sea Souls

First day of post-referendum Scotland and judging by some of the sentiment on the web (and my Facebook feed), there’s a fair bit of doom and gloom in the air. It’s certainly been a divisive issue and as I said before, … Continue reading

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Day 18 – We See Lights

Another Scottish band today to coincide with Referendum Day – and as the centre of Edinburgh seems to be eerily quiet right now, I thought a wistful, happy slice of mellowness would be in order. Here’s Edinburgh indie-folk band We … Continue reading

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Day 17 – Washington Irving

Unless you’ve been living under a rock or on some remote island somewhere (and if you have, how the hell are you reading this anyway?), you’ll be well aware of the ongoing Scottish independence referendum that’s currently taking place. Now I … Continue reading

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