Category Archives: Gigs

Anaïs Mitchell – Newcastle University – 13 Nov 2022

I’d been waiting many years for a new original songs album from Anaïs and though her recent eponymous release is nice, I don’t think it reaches the heights of her incredible earlier works. Still, live is a different prospect, and … Continue reading

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Hanley & The Baird + Aw Blacks – Queens Hall, Edinburgh – 12 Nov 2022

This was a very special occasion for me and all involved. This was the first time Kirsty Baird and Annette Hanley had presented a show designed to showcase songs featuring both the Hanley & The Baird band and also the … Continue reading

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Sorry – Stereo, Glasgow – 28 Oct 2022

I really love the music of Sorry but the pandemic interrupted seeing them since the first time at Sneaky Pete’s just before first lockdown. Asha and Louis have kept up creating great songs though, all on show tonight. Just magic! … Continue reading

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Rosalie Cunningham – Voodoo Rooms, Edinburgh – 24 Oct 2022

Bought tickets for this ages ago and was unfortunately re-arranged … worth waiting for though to see the brilliant Rosalie and her spectacular band again. Could write more, but the great review by John Scott on HiFi Pig below goes … Continue reading

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The Skids – La Belle Angele, Edinburgh – 23 Sept 2022

I’ve missed out on all the Skids and Big Country re-union tours of recent years, but succumbed to this one, and really glad I did. Richard Jobson is the only original member on show of the Skids and his support … Continue reading

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The Postcards – Bothwell Scarecrow Festival – 17 Sept 2022

We had a blast playing at Bothwell Scarecrow Festival yesterday. Our first outdoor show as part of a community fun day. Ta to everyone that came along and also to Stevie for looking after us. No soundcheck and a last … Continue reading

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Blood Wizard – Sneaky Pete’s, Edinburgh – 14 Sept 2022

I absolutely loved Kagoule, Cai Burn’s previous band. Since they sadly split he has changed direction slightly with his new project Blood Wizard. He has a very distinct songwriting style though so the songs and playing were fine by me … Continue reading

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The Postcards – Citation, Glasgow – 5 Sept 2022

A private party – good fun!

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The Postcards & Dirty Harry – Liquid Rooms, Edinburgh – 21 Aug 2022

Such a fantastic audience in fine singing voice at THE LIQUID ROOMS (Official) on Sunday! We had a blast playing for you. Thanks to the brilliant Dirty Harry Edinburgh for being so kind to us and to all of you … Continue reading

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James Yorkston – Summerhall, Edinburgh – 19 Aug 2022

I’ve enjoyed a bit of James music but not followed closely until I noticed this show with a stellar band including Phil Selway from Radiohead and especially Nina Persson from The Cardigans … just had to go, and very glad … Continue reading

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