Category Archives: Alternative

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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

An Interview With: Soldier On – Pick It Up And Start Again


Soldier On are ready for another crack at the big time with their latest run of singles

SAUNTERING into a city centre hotel to meet Soldier On frontman Jordan Bastock I’m late and quickly scan the bar for the man known to some as Johnny Yen. Soon I spot him bouncing about on a plush red sofa, coffee in hand, sharply dressed and seemingly eager to get his even sharper tongue wagging.

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