Women come out on top at Belladrum Tartan Heart 2017

By Niall Christie Last weekend's Belladrum Festival proved to be one of my favourites, and having attended every year since 2005, that is a reasonable complement coming from me. But, the one thing I noticed, having thought about and taken in all that I saw during the festival, when asked who my top three performers … Continue reading Women come out on top at Belladrum Tartan Heart 2017

June and Winter: Picks of the week

By Niall Christie Here's a rundown of the music released, films screening, shows playing, books read, events happening and stuff going on that we think is worth talking about this week. Out Lines Announced earlier this week, this exciting collaboration has set hearts aflutter across the country. Bringing together the ethereal voice of 2015 Scottish … Continue reading June and Winter: Picks of the week

In a post-T in the Park world, how are Scottish festivals going to fare?

By Niall Christie This week marks one year from what may have been the last T in the Park, an infamous institution born out of love of music. Unfortunately, it was not the want of music and festival spirit that supported the festival for 23 years. Instead, wave after wave of insubordinate teenagers intent on … Continue reading In a post-T in the Park world, how are Scottish festivals going to fare?