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My 2019 Music Review

2019 has been a pretty good year for me in general (if you can ignore the dire politics and planet destruction). Esp. a great year for music, it’s been a lot of fun for me and lots of good times … Continue reading

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Penelope Isles – The Cluny 2, Newcastle – 1 Dec 2019

You know when you come across a gem of a new band and you can’t stop listening to them or needing to go and see them? You don’t? Aye ye do! Well that’s me and the amazing Penelope Isles … … Continue reading

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Man Of Moon / The Twilight Sad – Usher Hall, Edinburgh – 30 Nov 2019

A packed Usher Hall and a great celebration atmosphere for the end of a European tour and Twilight Sad’s return to Edinburgh. Of course we came primarily to see Man Of Moon and we were not disappointed with another great … Continue reading

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Björk – Hydro, Glasgow – 25 Nov 2019

I have been a ‘superfan’ of Björk for so many years, starting when I first heard ‘Birthday’ in 1987 and rushed out to buy it. I’ve seen her a number of times since and her music has been a big … Continue reading

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Bat For Lashes – Queen’s Hall, Edinburgh – 23 Nov 2019

Natasha Khan is one of my favourite singer/songwriters, always puts on a different kind of show which is a brave choice. This time ‘stripped back’, as she said, just her with keys and vocal support from the talented Laura Groves. … Continue reading

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Snarky Puppy – Barrowland Ballroom, Glasgow – 16 Nov 2019

What an amazing group. I’ve followed Snarky Puppy for a while, loving their jazzy instrumental masterpieces. But even after many line-up changes it was still a treat to get so many key members this time including leader and bassist Michael … Continue reading

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Iceland Airwaves Day 1 – Reykjavik – 6 Nov 2019

We were so excited to be going back to our favourite city for the very special Iceland Airwaves festival. Not just for the music but for a nice holiday in our favourite place with such nice people, locals and festival … Continue reading

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