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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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Scottish Alternative Music Awards nominees announced


Lewis Capaldi, The Van T’s and Medicine Men feature among the nominees

THE Scottish Alternative Music Awards (SAMAs) is back for its eighth year equipped with a diverse and talented list of nominees across seven categories.


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An Interview With: Richy Muirhead – Glasgow’s DIY award boss


“It’s a big part of me as a person, it’s almost like I’ve created something that’s got arms and legs. It can walk! My parents absolutely hate, well, my mum hates it!”

Scottish Alternative Music Awards (SAMAs) chief, Richy Muirhead, is a mischievous character: exactly the sort of wee rascal you can imagine running their mother ragged. Everything from his cheeky grin, to his floppy hair and thick hipster specs makes you think he knows something the rest of us do not.


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