Gig Review: Reel Big Fish / [spunge] / Lightyear – SWG3 TV Studio, Glasgow (11th November 2019)

It's Monday night, so it's obviously time for some ska and punk. Plus, heading to SWG3 and piling into a medium sized venue was bound to be warmer than sitting in a cold flat, and cheaper than putting the heating on. Bonus. I dodged in out of the nippy weather just in time to catch … Continue reading Gig Review: Reel Big Fish / [spunge] / Lightyear – SWG3 TV Studio, Glasgow (11th November 2019)

Festival Review: Nova Rock 2019 Day 3

When we entered the Pannonia Fields for the third day, there were definitely less people around than the previous days. I think the heat, mixed with lots of alcohol was finally taking its toll on the festival-goers. Our first stop was at the Red stage for To the Rats and Wolves. Opening with “Cheap Love” … Continue reading Festival Review: Nova Rock 2019 Day 3

2018 Crew Review: Iain “Mosh” Purdie – Editor in Chief

Well I guess it's my turn to rattle off some thoughts on 2018. On a personal note, it's been a tricky year and also a very busy one for many reasons. "Real work" has picked up, meaning I've had to juggle / pass off Moshville Times duties to Ross for significant periods of time. So … Continue reading 2018 Crew Review: Iain “Mosh” Purdie – Editor in Chief

Album Review: Reel Big Fish – Life Sucks, Let’s Dance

Bands usually release and album and then go on tour to support it. Reel Big Fish haven't quite gone that route, having just undergone a massive touring year - including some incredible dates in the UK with Less Than Jake - which they're capping with the release of their eighth studio album, Life Sucks, Let's Dance. … Continue reading Album Review: Reel Big Fish – Life Sucks, Let’s Dance

Gig Review: Reel Big Fish / Less Than Jake / Zebrahead / Suburban Legends – O2 Academy, Glasgow (15 November 2018)

The line-up of this tour couldn't be any more perfect for third wave ska fans.  Two of the biggest names in the genre:  Less Than Jake and Reel Big Fish co-headlining is something not to be missed.  Let's not forget the amazing support performances from Zebrahead and Suburban Legends. Unfortunately, I had missed the last … Continue reading Gig Review: Reel Big Fish / Less Than Jake / Zebrahead / Suburban Legends – O2 Academy, Glasgow (15 November 2018)

Win a chance to play the Fireball tour

Academy Events in association with Fireball are extremely pleased to announce a return of the open call for local bands to play their respective hometown date on this year’s ‘Fireball – Fuelling The Fire Tour’, joining a bill that already boasts some of the biggest international names in punk and ska music - Reel Big … Continue reading Win a chance to play the Fireball tour