Saturday 26 August saw London-based Karybdis and Leicester's own Internal Conflict hit town for the Scottish Leg of their six date UK tour, ably supported by local favourites, and no stranger to these pages, Glasgow's Burning The Dream and Rare Breed. Four class acts for under a tenner on a Saturday night...what's not to like? Rare … Continue reading Karybdis / Internal Conflict / Burning the Dream / Rare Breed – Ivory Blacks, Glasgow (26th August 2017)
If the bands playing the Saturday set for the Moshville Times stage at Wildfire set up the audience, then those playing the Sunday knocked them all back down. Featuring music from the heavier side of the rock and metal scene, the Sunday line-up brought in dozens of rock fans of all ages, with even some … Continue reading Review: Wildfire Festival 2017, Sunday (Moshville Times Stage)
In case you didn't know (get out from under that rock!) we're hosting a third stage at Wildfire this year on the Saturday and Sunday. Just to make sure you know what mouthwatering musical delights are heading your way, we'll be featuring a profile of each of "our" bands in the runup! Wildfire is held … Continue reading Wildfire Band Profile – Rare Breed
Yup, not content with just going to see and cover Scotland's best (only!) 3-day rock and metal festival this year... we're actually running our own stage! Set apart from the two main stages in our own open-ended marquee, we'll be bringing you sixteen bands of our own choosing over the Saturday and Sunday of the … Continue reading Wildfire 2017 announces 69 acts – including Moshville Times third stage!
I can't believe I've not listed this band, despite plugging a load of their gigs on facebook over the last year or so. They're a bunch of snot-nosed young upstarts from Glasgow (so I better pretend I didn't call them snot-nosed in case they kill me to death with Buckfast bottles) who play some decent … Continue reading New Band of the Day: Rare Breed
With the year in gigs covered, it's time to turn to the album releases of 2012. Note that these are just the albums I got - there are countless others, obviously! Albums listed are in no particular order. All That Remains - A War You Cannot Win Keeping their trademark dual vocal sound and with … Continue reading 2012 – The Year in Albums