Nick Ellis Releases New LP – Speakers’ Corner

…the fundamental endeavour of freedom of speech, is to galvanize another to think for oneself…” – An unidentified University Lecturer, Liverpool Transport Strike, 1911 Speakers’ Corner is Nick Ellis’ third album release in as many years, and was conceived in the heat of the historic, explosive Spring

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The Glasgow Echo with Chris McQueer, Edgar Summertyme & Brian McClair

When A Celtic State of Mind decided to strike out on our own, it was hardly akin to Paul Weller leaving The Jam. We knew what we wanted to do, the content we wanted to create, and we realised that, in order to reach the standard we

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Ace City Racers and The Hyper Reel at the Renfrew Ferry

I’ve been to a few interesting venues for gigs in my time, including a Volcano, an old gasworks and an abandoned cow shed, but I am not sure I have ever seen a gig on a boat. Until Thursday 4 October at the Renfrew Ferry venue on

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Aziz Ibrahim and Inder Goldfinger Return with Unfinished Monkey Business

Aziz Ibrahim and Inder Goldfinger have announced a series of gigs to celebrate the 20th anniversary of Ian Brown’s debut solo album, Unfinished Monkey Business. 1998 saw the remarkable return of Ian Brown following the demise of The Stone Roses after their infamous death-knell appearance as headliners

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