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I graduated with a first class honours degree in BA Media and Communication from Glasgow Caledonian University (GCU) (July 2015) and have continued my studies at GCU with MA Multimedia Journalism (2016/17). I currently work as a freelance journalist. My main work is in the Glasgow music industry with The Scottish Alternative Music Awards (SAMAs) and as an editor/writer for The Music Brewery. I also write a weekly football column in The Scotsman and a regular opinion column for St. Mirren fans website Black and White Army. Contact me at: calum.woodger93@gmail.com.

An Interview With: John Hassall – Libertines bassist takes centre stage


John Hassall & The April Rainers will hit Scotland for gigs in May

ASKED about the spirit of John Hassall & The April Rainers, frontman and Libertines bassist Hassall describes them as “refugees of love”.

United in Denmark since Hassall moved there nine years ago, one Dane, one Norwegian and another Brit, The April Rainers will treat audiences in Glasgow and Perth to their twee alt-folk sounds over the weekend.

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BBC Radio 6 Music Festival sold-out as touts take hold


Tickets for the five-day festival went on sale on Friday

THE BBC Radio 6 Music Festival, which is set to hit Glasgow in March, has sold-out.


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Libertine John Hassall to play Glasgow


John Hassall & The April Rainers will headline The Record Factory, Glasgow in May

THE Libertines bassist John Hassall is set to take his new project on tour for the first time, stopping off in Glasgow on Friday 12th May.

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