Album Review: An Unforgiving Light by Annie Booth

Words: The Captain Album Cover: Brian Sweeney Album Cover Text: Colin McArthur   I've been a fan of Annie ever since I saw her back in 2015 at Teviot Underground (Edinburgh), you can see my thoughts on that show here. But anywaaaaay, we're here to talk about.... HER TOTALLY AWESOME, SUPER DUPER, AMAZING NEW ALBUM! Sorry, … Continue reading Album Review: An Unforgiving Light by Annie Booth

E.P Review: All These Days by Gordon’s Alive!

Words: The Captain Photo: Micky Cooper In the words of Kuzco... "BOOM BABY!" (if you don't know what I mean, watch "The Emperor's New Groove", you won't regret it). Some swish new music to get my lugs around. "All These Days" is Gordon's Alive!'s second E.P and they are very much rockin' (geddit?) the old … Continue reading E.P Review: All These Days by Gordon’s Alive!

Single Review: The Game by Conor Heafey

Words: The Captain Photo: George Robinson When you search for Conor Heafey's page on Facebook, it pops up with "Rainy-day easy listening songs", which I think describes his music PERFECTLY. The Game is the title track from his recently released E.P and I'll start off by saying that I think it's Fabulous! (So fabulous, it needed … Continue reading Single Review: The Game by Conor Heafey

Live Review: The Holy Smokes, The Baroque & Michael Barker @ Sneaky Pete’s 14/03/17

(L-R: Michael Barker, The Holy Smokes, The Baroque) Photos: Beth M Cameron  Words: The Captain It's another Tuesday night in Edinburgh. It's cold and raining, so what better place to be than inside helping The Holy Smokes celebrate the release of their new EP! First up is Michael Barker, who introduces himself and says he'll … Continue reading Live Review: The Holy Smokes, The Baroque & Michael Barker @ Sneaky Pete’s 14/03/17

Live Review: Eyre Llew, L-Space & Echo Arcadia @ Sneaky Pete’s 08/03/17

Words & Photo: The Captain It's a Wednesday night and what better to do than go to a gig on the Cowgate! Out of the line up, I've only ever heard Echo Arcadia before because they were on the final episode of "The Captain's Log" the week before. However, I have heard great things about … Continue reading Live Review: Eyre Llew, L-Space & Echo Arcadia @ Sneaky Pete’s 08/03/17