❉ Paul Abbott revels in John Finnemore’s world of silly imagery, to-and-fro knockabout routines, nested gags and an obsession with amusing animals.
❉ Samantha Reynolds reviews Covenant with Empathy Test at Ivory Blacks, Glasgow.
❉ Samantha Reynolds on the Bristol band’s album launch at the Tunnels, February 10 2018.
❉ Eoghan Lyng checks out one of Glasgow’s most exciting bands – more than ably supported by Fiskur and Wuh Oh.
❉ “To back down an inch is to give up a mile”
❉ EXCLUSIVE interview with Brix Smith Start & Steve Trafford, plus album and gig review.
❉ The drapes are drawn and the lights are low but this is a far cry from an amateur hour.
❉ We review and chat with Europe’s premier Depeche Mode tribute band, at their Saturday 23 September 2017 gig.
❉ Less a gig, more an elating sonic attack.
❉ The Stranglers have seen off all competition, to emerge as the living embodiment of how to do alternative rock that defies categorisation.