By Liam Menzies (@blinkclyro) In stark contrast to the sub-par reception to the Reading and Leeds announcement, the reveal of the very first TRNSMT festival line-up has been received with sheer positivity. With the festival being hyped up as a replacement to T In The Park, more on that later, TRNSMT have one-upped the long […]Read more "TRNSMT Just Announced Their Lineup And The Internet Is Happy"
By Liam Menzies (@blinkclyro) Having appeased the appetite of hungry fans with his Another One mini album in 2015, Mac DeMarco has announced details for his course. This Old Dog, the peculiar lo-fi rocker’s follow up to 2014’s critically lauded Salad Days, is set to drop on May 5th via Captured Records and DeMarco has […]Read more "So far, so good? New Mac DeMarco tracks REVIEWED"
By Liam Menzies (@blinkclyro) It seems like one of Scotland’s hottest up and coming acts has taken on the mantra of “new year, new me” with their latest single. Yes, Vistas, who just a few months ago delivered their first EP Medicine that I said cements their bright future, have come out with Feel Alive which, […]Read more "TRACK REVIEW: Vistas – Feel Alive"
Could one of the largest UK festivals face the same fate as T after another lukewarm announcement? By Liam Menzies (@blinkclyro) 2016 is all but a distant memory for most, in no small part due to how much of a hellish year it was, though it was thankfully redeemed by the quality music that was on […]Read more "Reading And Leeds Just Announced Their Lineup and the Internet Isn’t Happy"
Incorporating all the talents each member brings to the table with new innovations to their well established bittersweet formula, The XX return from their hiatus sounding just as refreshing as they did back in 2009. By Liam Menzies (@blinkclyro) Soft spoken and introverted, the international success of The XX back in 2009 was somewhat an anomaly […]Read more "The XX – I See You ALBUM REVIEW"
By Liam Menzies (@blinkclyro) Much like every year, King Tuts, one of the greatest small venues in not only Scotland but the whole of the UK, has got its annual New Years Revolution underway. The pun tinged event is just one of many ways King Tuts contributes to the Scottish music scene, allowing acts of all […]Read more "NEW YEARS REVOLUTION @ KING TUTS – 14/01/2017"
By Liam Menzies (@blinkclyro) Believe it or not, I don’t actively go on the hunt to find content like the piece we’re going to discuss today. Much like some prankster bringing a bag full of dog shit, lighting it on fire and chapping my door before running away, NME is consistently caught with the torjet and excrement […]Read more "Clickbait Cop: NME -“Vinyl Revolution Is A Sham”"