Category Archives: Music

February, Flats and Frankenstein

Happy Pancake Day everyone! Pleasantries aside, welcome to February and to another entry of this long-winded, seemingly never-ending chronicle. What has changed since when I left you last? Well, I sold out to the mainstream media and wrote for the … Continue reading

Posted in Entertainment, Life, Music, Personal experience | Tagged , , , , , , , , | Leave a comment

10 YouTube Channels worth Subscribing To

We all use YouTube, quite a lot of us on a daily basis, but I’ve found that as a conversation piece it usually falls flat. Often one of the parties is struggling to grasp just exactly what made a certain … Continue reading

Posted in Entertainment, Life, Music, Politics | Tagged , , , , , , , , , , , , , , | Leave a comment

2015: Year in Review

What happened in the Year of Our Lord Two Thousand and Fifteen? From a broad perspective, Scots had to come to terms with the fact that independence had been put on hold for at least a “generation.” Bumper stickers were … Continue reading

Posted in Entertainment, Life, Music, Personal experience, Politics, Review, Uncategorized | Tagged , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , | Leave a comment

In the Spirit of Such Sequels

I access the Sailing Club via steps parallel to the building’s façade, nimbly negotiating my way past the overspill smokers…Whatever we experience, it will be collective; band and fans, the barrier blurred. Continue reading

Posted in Entertainment, Music, Review | Tagged , , , , , , , , , , , , | Leave a comment

Why Muse Should Call it Quits

On Monday of this week Muse released their seventh album. Entitled Drones and billed as a concept exploring the moral implications of remote control killing machines operated by equally machine-like humans, who in turn are agents of a further tertiary … Continue reading

Posted in Entertainment, Music | Tagged , , , , , | Leave a comment

Opposites Album Review

Biffy Clyro are an alternative rock band from Kilmarnock. They comprise of Simon Neil, the principal songwriter, on guitar and vocals and twins Ben and James Johnston on drums and bass respectively. Their musical style involves a lot of stop … Continue reading

Posted in Entertainment, Music, Review | Tagged , , , | Leave a comment