Category Archives: Alternative

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Album Review: Carla J. Easton – Impossible Stuff


TeenCanteen lead singer follows her first solo effort with enchanting dream-like escapism

SINCE her band released their debut album two years ago, Carla J. Easton has come a long way.

Back then we described Say It All With A Kiss as a ‘perfect blend of light and shade’ and praised TeenCanteen for its pop sensibilities.

And working with Arcade Fire’s Funeral producer Howard Bielerman has saw the Glasgow-based musician become more ambitious after 2016’s maiden effort Homemade Lemonade – released under the name ETTE.

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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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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