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Brandy Clark, “Big day in a small town.”

  Now, at last, I have the quiet chance to sit and give me the pleasure and the music the courtesy of having a proper listen to this. Brandy Clark seems to have delivered the goods again and I’m only … Continue reading

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The Royal Oak – Live Sessions

Here’s an interesting wee film about an Edinburgh institution. All the voices have their own merits but the one that’s really hit me having just watched it is “Mog”. Everyone in it has a passion about them or they wouldn’t … Continue reading

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Temple of the Dead Moth, Bluebird Café, Edinburgh, 20th June 15.

Temple of the Dead Moth, Bluebird Café, Edinburgh, 20th June 15. Sun shining and plates cleared the only thing now is for the aural dessert. And what’s the last thing on the nights menu? Well it ain’t no crepe based … Continue reading

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Vintage Trouble, The Queens Hall, 24th June 2014.

Vintage Trouble, The Queens Hall, 24th June 2014. Three Mississippi riverboat gamblers and a preacher walk into a church. Several hundred people follow them. The preacher, a barely contained righteous black tornado in a white tuxedo, draws his three white … Continue reading

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Sam Baker, The Pleasance , Edinburgh, 7th June 2014.

Sam Baker, The Pleasance , Edinburgh, 7th June 2014. Usually I like to post a review within a couple of days if I’m going to do one. If a week passes I don’t normally bother, but this has matured nicely … Continue reading

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Ber, The Bluebird Cafe, 23 May 2014.

A review: The Bluebird Cafe, featuring fine food and Gabriel from Ber. Friday 23 May 2014. Patrons of the Bluebird cafe in Canonmills were seen Friday night, their far from wretched arms outstretched through the gap in the outside door, … Continue reading

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