All posts by Calum Woodger

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.

New music festival to boost Paisley


The Scottish Alternative Music Awards will take over the town next weekend

AFTER the disappointment of missing out on the 2021 UK City of Culture crown, Paisley is set for a boost in the form of a new live music event.

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Indian sensation Raghu Dixit to play Glasgow


The singer-songwriter plays St Lukes on March 2

RAGHU Dixit has already taken the Indian music scene by storm and is now aiming to translate his popularity there into UK success.

He has fetaured on the front cover of Rolling Stone in India, twice, and has already appeared at Glastonbury and on Jools Holland where he was described as having “a marvellous sound”.

He will perform at converted church venue St Lukes in Glasgow on March 2, accompanied by support acts from the city. Continue reading Indian sensation Raghu Dixit to play Glasgow

An Interview With: Kyle Falconer – Starting Afresh


The View frontman is looking to reinvent himself as a “nice guy”

SINCE his explosion onto the music scene as the lead singer of Dundee indie rockers The View in 2007, Kyle Falconer has endured a reputation as somewhat of a bad boy.

Now, 10 years on, Falconer is a father and starting anew with a solo project. He explains he is ready to shake off the shackles of his past. Continue reading An Interview With: Kyle Falconer – Starting Afresh