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Lorde, O2 Academy, Glasgow

Lorde, O2 Academy, Glasgow

Lorna Stallard October 27, 2017 0

Lorna Stallard
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It is almost unfathomable that Lorde – real name Ella Yelich-O’Connor – will only be turning twenty-one next month. The precociously talented New Zealander is already the recipient of two Grammy Awards for her

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Neil Sedaka, Glasgow Royal Concert Hall

Neil Sedaka, Glasgow Royal Concert Hall

Lorna Stallard September 16, 2017 0

Lorna Stallard
Lorna Stallard

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If you have never heard of Neil Sedaka, you will almost certainly have heard his music. The lengthy montage that opens his show at the Glasgow Royal Concert Hall showcases the number of artists

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Lana Del Rey, Hydro, Glasgow

Lana Del Rey, Hydro, Glasgow

Lorna Stallard August 25, 2017 0

Lorna Stallard
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Lana Del Rey’s distinctive brand of dreamy, cinematic pop music seems more suited to a smoky lounge than an arena, but tonight she has filled Glasgow’s Hydro with thousands of her devoted fans.  It

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Breakfast Muff – “Eurgh!”:       DIY fun from scratchy thrashy Glaswegian trio

Breakfast Muff – “Eurgh!”: DIY fun from scratchy thrashy Glaswegian trio

Ross McGibbon July 5, 2017 0

AMOUR FOO RECORDS        7th July 2017 The press release talks about musical development but what I hear is an exuberant racket. The sort of thing bands put out in the UK punk era, the

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Teenage Fanclub – “Here” is a gentle reminder of the trio’s grasp of pop melody and explores themes of maturity.

Teenage Fanclub – “Here” is a gentle reminder of the trio’s grasp of pop melody and explores themes of maturity.

Ross McGibbon September 7, 2016 0

PEMA / REPUBLIC OF MUSIC                      9th September 2016 I’m In Love. That’s the title of the opening track, but also my reaction to this blissed-out shimmer of fuzzy pop. They rhyme mystery with trajectory

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Ette – Homemade Lemonade

Ette – Homemade Lemonade

Ross McGibbon July 20, 2016 0

Olive Grove Records         22 July 2016 Ette, as in Ronettes or Marvelettes, is Carla J Easton’s songs, dressed up in synths, multi-tracked vocals and echo, to capture the essence of big pop. Girl pop.

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Courtney Barnett Live @ O2 ABC Glasgow

Courtney Barnett Live @ O2 ABC Glasgow

Garry Stitchell December 7, 2015 0

So everyone is here. It’s packed to the gunnels. There’s a kid who looks about 12. There are great big fat metal guys, indie girls with the expensive fringes. Sports casual boys and Topshop

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Taking Care of the Air in The Room: Jenny Hval Live in Glasgow @ The Hug and Pint

Taking Care of the Air in The Room: Jenny Hval Live in Glasgow @ The Hug and Pint

Garry Stitchell November 11, 2015 0

There’s no shortage of cultural curiosities on offer in Glasgow on the evening of November 5th. In the East End of the city, Celtic take on a team from Norway in European competition. WWE’s

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George Ezra reschedules UK shows

George Ezra reschedules UK shows

Danny Peart March 10, 2015 0

George Ezra – Rescheduled UK shows: Saturday 3rd June – Manchester, O2 Apollo Sunday 4th June – Glasgow, O2 Academy George Ezra will be performing songs from his critically acclaimed debut album Wanted On

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