Live Review: Gruff Rhys w/ Gwenno at The Caves, Edinburgh. (18/02/15)

Originally posted on Through The Wire Music:
Review: Leah Curtis. ? ? It’s another chilly evening in Edinburgh (typical Scottish weather raises eyebrows) and this time I’m at The Caves! There are already a handful of people eagerly awaiting some live music and we don’t have to wait long! Shortly after 7:30pm, Gwenno takes to the stage with an awesome techno loop with a bit… Continue reading Live Review: Gruff Rhys w/ Gwenno at The Caves, Edinburgh. (18/02/15)

Live Review: SeaOfCrowns, Little Kingdom and Edgar. @ The Electric Circus 12/02/15

Words: The Captain It’s a chilly Thursday evening and I’m at another gig, armed with a notepad, pen and a pint of coke. First up are Edgar., a three piece hardcore pop band from Preswick (near Glasgow). They are an up-beat trio of awesomeness, with amazing stage presence. Lead singer/keyboardist Stuart greets everyone with a “Hi everybody!” (please read that bit in the voice of “Dr. … Continue reading Live Review: SeaOfCrowns, Little Kingdom and Edgar. @ The Electric Circus 12/02/15

Live Review: Universal Thee, Colour Trap and Joe Allan @ Teviot Underground 15/01/15

Words: The Captain It’s a Thursday night in Edinburgh and the weather, quite frankly, is naff, so what better place to be than indoors at a free, yes FREE gig? This is my first gig of 2015, so I’m very excited. It’s also the first gig of 2015 for Thursday’s at Teviot Underground. This week 3 acts are to grace our presence and it’s going … Continue reading Live Review: Universal Thee, Colour Trap and Joe Allan @ Teviot Underground 15/01/15

Live Review: We Came From The North, A Sudden Burst of Colour, Glacier @ Opium, Edinburgh (14/11/14)

Words: The Captain It’s another Friday night and I’m back in Opium to help celebrate the release of We Came From The North’s new E.P “Low Sun, Long Shadow”. These guys are one of my favourite bands from Edinburgh and I’m very excited to hear their new material. Before we get to hear that though, we get to hear the two awesome support bands, the … Continue reading Live Review: We Came From The North, A Sudden Burst of Colour, Glacier @ Opium, Edinburgh (14/11/14)

Live Review: Let Love Rule w/ Redolent @ The Mash House, Edinburgh (07/11/14)

Originally posted on Through The Wire Music:
Words: Leah Curtis. It’s a Friday night and I’m in another venue that I’ve never been to before (getting lost on the way proves that). It’s a rather nice venue and after I get my glass of coke, I am “UV-ed up”. Why UV? You may ask. Well, this is Let Love Rule’s EP launch and UV Party, so… Continue reading Live Review: Let Love Rule w/ Redolent @ The Mash House, Edinburgh (07/11/14)

Live Review: The Barr Brothers w/ Ella the Bird @ The Voodoo Rooms, Edinburgh (28/10/14)

Originally posted on Through The Wire Music:
Words: Leah Curtis It’s a Tuesday evening in Edinburgh and I’m hidden at the back of The Ballroom in The Voodoo Rooms, notebook and pen poised at the ready. It’s my first time in this venue, so I’m quite excited to see, or rather hear, what is going to hit my eardrums though the sound system I’m not… Continue reading Live Review: The Barr Brothers w/ Ella the Bird @ The Voodoo Rooms, Edinburgh (28/10/14)

Live Review: Inuit, Bianca, We Came From The North, In Mirrors @ Opium, Edinburgh 30/04/14

Words: The Captain It’s a rainy Wednesday night and Opium is the place to be with four bands waiting to hit our ear drums with loud noises. Shortly after the doors open, In Mirrors take to the stage. A slow ambient wave flows around the room, with an added touch of some very nice quiet vocals. Suddenly, it gets louder, quite unexpected, but nevertheless a … Continue reading Live Review: Inuit, Bianca, We Came From The North, In Mirrors @ Opium, Edinburgh 30/04/14

Live Review: Young Kato, Pixel Fix, Indigo Velvet @ Electric Circus, Edinburgh 29/04/14

Originally posted on Through The Wire Music:
Words: Leah Curtis. It’s a nice, sunny Tuesday evening in Edinburgh and as I arrive at The Electric Circus, I am greeted by a queue of people. This surprised me as queues are quite unusual in Edinburgh. However, it somehow states the popularity of the line-up. Once the doors open, for the people to flood in, the venue… Continue reading Live Review: Young Kato, Pixel Fix, Indigo Velvet @ Electric Circus, Edinburgh 29/04/14

Live Review: Roy’s Iron DNA @ Opium, Edinburgh 26/04/14

Originally posted on Through The Wire Music:
Words: Leah Curtis. It’s a Saturday night in Edinburgh and I’m sitting in one of my favourite watering holes, “Opium”. There’s a small crowd of us sat/stood around waiting for the band to appear and dazzle us with their musical talent. At around 8:45 this happens. Roy’s Iron DNA get up and start. No introduction. This is good… Continue reading Live Review: Roy’s Iron DNA @ Opium, Edinburgh 26/04/14

Vukovi w/ A Plastic Rose @ The Electric Circus, Edinburgh 14/04/14

Originally posted on Through The Wire Music:
Words: Leah Curtis It’s a Monday night in Edinburgh and a small crowd eagerly awaits some delicious live music. Just before 8, A Plastic Rose take to the stage to curb our hunger. They simply tune their instruments and go. A heavy start with driven guitars makes you think “when are they going to start smashing stuff up?”… Continue reading Vukovi w/ A Plastic Rose @ The Electric Circus, Edinburgh 14/04/14