Single Review: Suneaters by L-Space

Words: The Captain Photo: Jannica Honey  It’s a Sunday afternoon and I’m sat on my sofa eating copious amounts of Pringles (standard) whilst listening to L-Space’s latest single “Suneaters”. It’s their first single to be released via the label Last Night From Glasgow. First of all, a MASSIVE congrats to the band for getting signed to a label who fell in love with them after hearing their … Continue reading Single Review: Suneaters by L-Space

Album Review: Best Girl Athlete

Words: The Captain Photo: George Mackie Following her debut album, “Carve Every Word” in 2015, Katie Buchan – aka Best Girl Athlete – has returned with her brand new album, the self-titled Best Girl Athlete, which she wrote prior to turning 18 with her father Charley. Katie has already done a lot in her young years. Check it out! She has: – Toured Europe AND the U.S – Released an album that … Continue reading Album Review: Best Girl Athlete

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, not sorry, about all the caps, that’s what people do … 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 school rock style. It’s super awesome! Good riffs, nice vocals … Continue reading E.P Review: All These Days by Gordon’s Alive!

Single Review: Lovinit by The Recoupes

Words: The Captain Photo: Paul Zanetti Ooooh-la-la! Some new music for my ears! Brilliant! Within the first few seconds of pressing play, I was in love with song. I tend to establish my liking for a song in that period. So we’re already off to a good start, well done guys! It’s a funky and  fresh sound, with slightly raw and rough vocals layered over. I … Continue reading Single Review: Lovinit by The Recoupes

E.P Review: The Quiet Terror of Being Alive by Our Smallest Adventures

Our Smallest Adventures are a Post-Rock band from Kirkcaldy. This is their second E.P. First things first, I love and I mean LOVE instrumental music. When I was asked to review this E.P and I first listened to it, I immediately fell in love. The reason for this is that it’s so much easier to feel the music when no-one is singing over the top, … Continue reading E.P Review: The Quiet Terror of Being Alive by Our Smallest Adventures

Song Review: Sonshine by Esperi

Words: The Captain There’s something simply and wonderfully charming about this track. Chris James Marr (also known as Esperi) has a way of warming your heart with this beautiful, folky track. His whisper-like vocals, layered over an simple, yet lovely, acoustic guitar and occasional strings & piano. The lyrics are the icing on this yummy and musical cake, giving the song even more beauty and filling your … Continue reading Song Review: Sonshine by Esperi