Yearning To Be A Banshee / North Atlantic Oscillation Tour

Why is it that certain records work? There’s no doubt a superior description for the alchemical reaction triggered by stylus upon vinyl, but however these discs they function, they do so intrinsically and implicitly. Is there an algorithm? Some simple formula we can apply to explain away the attraction? Or is it more complex than … Continue reading Yearning To Be A Banshee / North Atlantic Oscillation Tour

Soundtrack to 2012: Forthcoming Releases

2012 it may be, but The KidsTM are still out there busy releasing records (or if not records, then at least their none-dimensional electronic counterparts) at considerable velocity. It’s almost as if there’s a soon-to-be-realised Mayan end-time prophecy – such is the exuberance that exotically coiffured hoards of young’uns are footing it fleetly down to … Continue reading Soundtrack to 2012: Forthcoming Releases

North Atlantic Oscillation / King Tuts, Glasgow, September 2011

It’s been mentioned previously, amidst all the tangential ravings and ignorant music-based diatribe, that gig reviews aren’t a feature of this site. There’s a requirement for a clear head to do a live show justice. The need for notepad at hand; a side-of stage mentality, the understanding that frequent sorties to the bar aren’t necessarily … Continue reading North Atlantic Oscillation / King Tuts, Glasgow, September 2011