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Into Scottish Creatives: Interview with Martin Metcalfe

Martin Metcalfe has been at the forefront of the Scottish music scene since the early 1980s, firstly through Goodbye Mr MacKenzie and  latterly through The Filthy Tongues as well as a number of other bands and projects in between. Mixing killer tunes with sharp observational lyrics, The Filthy Tongues

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Lost In Music with George Paterson 04.10.20

Tune in… Show #163 Oliver’s Army – Elvis Costello & The Attractions Her – Scarlett Randle I’m Falling – The Bluebells Not Ready Yet – Eels Take it Easy – Archie James Cavanaugh Yellow Pills – Jetstream Pony Motorcycle Emptiness – Manic Street Preachers Back Skin Blued

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Lost In Music with George Paterson 27.09.20

LISTEN UP! Show #162 Army Of Me – Björk I’ll Take You There – The Staple Singers Sparky’s Dream – Teenage Fanclub I’ll Be Around – Yo La Tengo Damaged – Primal Scream Dorothy – Kevin Morby Generation Game – The Lounge Society Mayor Of Simpleton –

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David F. Ross- The Soundtrack to Danny Garvey

David F. Ross is one of literary Scotland’s most distinctive voices. From his 2015 debut, ‘The Last Days of Disco’, recently reimagined as lockdown film, ‘Miraculous’, to last year’s critically acclaimed, ‘Welcome to the Heady Heights’, Ross continues to challenge and entertain in equal measure. His latest

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Into Music Album Review: Blonde On The Tracks – Emma Swift

Artist: Emma Swift Album: Blonde On The Tracks Label: Tiny Ghost Records The stars were aligned when Emma Swift’s Bob Dylan covers project neared fruition. The project was begun shortly after Dylan had released his own covers album, Triplicate – yet another batch of Great American Songs,

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Lost In Music with George Paterson 13.09.20

 Tunetime! Show #160 Ball of Confusion – The Temptations Swim Until You Can’t See Land – Frightened Rabbit Tezeta (Nostalgia) – Mulatu Astatke To Be A Lover – Billy Idol Green Onions – Booker T. & The M.G.’s Heart Of Glass – The Associates Surrender The Moon

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Into Creative: Interview with Gary Crowley

Gary Crowley, Ruling the (Air)Waves Very few people have championed the amount of soon-to-be world famous artists as legendary broadcaster, Gary Crowley. And no one has done it with such joy and enthusiasm. From his teenage post punk fanzine days to Britpop and beyond, Gary’s illustrious career

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Into Scottish Creatives: Hifi Sean Dickson

Sonic shapeshifter, (Hifi) Sean Dickson has come a long way. From the seminal C86 scene and appearances on Top of the Pops, to life as an arena rocker and now, a highly respected, dance chart topping DJ/Producer. Sean has experienced enough highs – and a few lows

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Into Creative: Miraculous – The Rise And Fall Of The Miraculous Vespas

Film: Miraculous – The Rise And Fall Of The Miraculous Vespas Author: David F.Ross Director: Stuart Hepburn Edit: You can now watch the complete film here. During lockdown our cultural sector has been severely hit with no gigs, plays or films to attend but the ingenuity of Ayr Gaiety

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Lost In Music with George Paterson 06.09.20

Don’t be square. Be there… Show #159 Spread your Love – Black Rebel Motorcycle Club Tired Of Being Alone – Al Green Girlfriend – The Bathers September Gurls – Big Star September – Earth, Wind & Fire Cedar Lane – First Aid Kit Everywhere, Something Sublime –

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