Live Review: Turnover

By Tony Inglis Stereo, Glasgow, 26 September 2017 I’ve seen arguably better bands fail to sell out the small but significant room in the basement of Glasgow’s Stereo; certainly, acts who are pushing more at the boundaries of what can be done with guitar music than Virginia’s Turnover. But on this sweaty September night, with … Continue reading Live Review: Turnover

Live Review: Girlpool

By Tony Inglis Stereo, Glasgow, 9 September 2017 It happens about 50 seconds into ‘123’, the opening song from Girlpool’s 2017 record Powerplant; it’s the perfect fake out. Just as you think the LA duo of Harmony Tividad and Cleo Tucker have gotten quieter than on their previous album, Before the World Was Big, a … Continue reading Live Review: Girlpool

Vegan Connections 2017

By Émer O'Toole Glasgow celebrated veganism this weekend in the form of a festival. Vegan Connections included live music performances including TeenCanteen, Codist, The Great Albatross, a vegan barbecue and an after party in Bloc. The event is strictly not-for-profit, with all money raised to be donated to charities that benefit human rights, animal rights … Continue reading Vegan Connections 2017