Gig Review: The Quireboys / FM / Bad Touch / Vega – The Garage, Glasgow (8th April 2019)

The Quireboys and FM on a tour together? Anyone with even a passing interest in classic rock is aware of how both of these bands have soldiered through decades of history and how they’ve found their respective formula, stuck to it and endured. Whilst sonically, they may sound completely different yet both still in the … Continue reading Gig Review: The Quireboys / FM / Bad Touch / Vega – The Garage, Glasgow (8th April 2019)

Album Review: The Quireboys – Amazing Disgrace

2018 came and went without an album from The Quireboys. For most bands, it wouldn’t raise an eyebrow that a band went a year without releasing an album. For the self-styled gypsy rock and rollers, it’s a different story. However, Amazing Disgrace sees them come back out of the studio with this, their first recorded … Continue reading Album Review: The Quireboys – Amazing Disgrace

Quireboys drop new video from upcoming album “Amazing Disgrace”

With new album Amazing Disgrace due for release on April 5th, the rabble who comprise The Quireboys have just dropped a video for "Seven Deadly Sins". Scroll down for a look and listen. 2019 sees the 35th anniversary for the band, with Amazing Disgrace being their sixth album in seven years so they're definitely not slowing down! … Continue reading Quireboys drop new video from upcoming album “Amazing Disgrace”

The Quireboys announce Amazing Disgrace and one-off A Bit of What You Fancy “in full” show

On their essential new album, The Quireboys amazed themselves. “The new music has surpassed all of my expectations,” admitted long-term guitarist Guy Griffin. “It’s the most diverse album we’ve ever done,” added fellow six-stringer Paul Guerin. And for a band celebrating its 35th Anniversary in 2019 that’s saying something. Amazing Disgrace is the sixth Quireboys’ … Continue reading The Quireboys announce Amazing Disgrace and one-off A Bit of What You Fancy “in full” show

Winter Storm 2017 Review: Saturday

“Who’s hungover?” Tom Russell asks Saturday’s assembled audience as he raises his own hand. Glasgow’s Beard of Doom is in fine spirits as always and despite the earlier start to proceedings, a sizeable crowd has already invaded Troon Concert Hall. Talk consists of how Heavy Pettin split the vote – pretty equally. Some thought they … Continue reading Winter Storm 2017 Review: Saturday

Review: The Quireboys – White Trash Blues

Another year, another album from The Quireboys. I don’t think many could have predicted with the release of Beautiful Curse, it would have spurned them to become incredibly prolific between constant tours. Yet here we are. So what we’ve been given this time around isn’t a dozen or so tracks of rock goodness in their … Continue reading Review: The Quireboys – White Trash Blues