“I had a lot of anger as a kid, I really let stuff get to me and I wish I hadn’t let it affect me so much…” Student Rag interviews Sophie and the Giants

We’re looking forward to seeing you in Glasgow in March. When’s your next album out, what…

The Spielbergs left emo whining to the guitars & amps last night at Glasgow’s Garage

Up the endless, Escher-esque stairs in an old industrial building off Sauchiehall Street, you will find…

The ups and downs of a psychedelic condition given a socially acceptable, coffeeshop soundtrack….says Luke Hawkins of The Dandy Warhols

The Old Fruitmarket became one of the first venues to host The Dandy Warhols since the…

Thanks to breaking their code of silence, The Slow Readers Club is making waves in the music world with their impressive third album. Lead singer Aaron Starkie explains why…

Aaron Starkie named his band The Slow Readers Club as a two fingers up to ‘labels’…

‘Steal from the best. No one will notice, promise….’ Arkells lead singer Max Kerman shares some secrets with Susie Daniels

They’re massive in Canada and after 12 years in the music industry Arkells are planning world…

Middle Kids do radio-friendly indie brilliantly well says Luke Hawkins…

I’m sure we can all agree, the middle kid is always the most annoying. However, this…

Middle kids lead singer Hannah Joy has a dream involving a trampoline & Michelaneglo’s frescoes…

Middle Kids have swapped a life near the ocean waves for sound and Mexican waves at…

King Nun’s lead singer, Theo Polyzoides, is half minotaur…on his dad’s side of the family

King Nun singer, guitarist and song-writer Theo Polyzoides talks to Susie Daniels about the ridiculousness of…

Sigrid delivers a Sicker Punch at the O2 Academy last night…

Sigrid opened at the O2 Academy with her lively current smacker, Sucker Punch and the bouncy…

GIGS OVER THE NEXT 2 WEEKS: SIGRID, LEWIS CAPALDI, GEORGE EZRA & KURT VILE AND THE VIOLATORS

SIGRID Norway’s Sigrid made quite an impact with her single Strangers, and shows no sign of…

The enclosed, limited, subterranean space of Stereo only seemed to enhance the moving melodies of the bedraggled balladeer…Ian Felice last night

Ian Felice brought his timeless folk sound to Glasgow; playing at Stereo, in the heart of…

Ed Sheeran’s down the road so Estrons’ lead singer Tali Kallstrom has to move fast…

Welsh Alt-rock band Estrons caused quite a sensation for a number of reasons last year. But…

Twenty One Pilots, Snail Mail & First Aid Kit. Add that to your shopping list…

TWENTY ONE PILOTS A couple of well-received albums, a Hollywood soundtrack and a Grammy Award. Not…

Idles last night at the Queen Margaret Union

Make no mistake, Idles are undoubtedly the most exciting band in the UK right now. In…

Hunter and The Bear’s lead singer Will Irvine, chats to Susie Daniels about scallop diving, being a student & his beloved Buie…

Putting in long hours at local dives has long been part of rock and roll apprenticeship.…