Anyone that knows me (and I apologise for that profusely) knows that I love love love Edinburgh Fringe month. I love the atmosphere, I love the vibe, I love the sheer multitude of shows to see and all the open air street food and bars. I figured that this year, I would try and keep some kind of track of what I saw and did over these wonderful 4 weeks. Continue reading “Edinburgh Fringe 2017 Week 1 Recap”
Another year of music, another 7 albums to tickle your proverbial fancy.
Well, Hello. It’s that time of year again – I present to you my list of the top seven new albums I’ve enjoyed this year. Couldn’t have timed it better this year, as it’s Hogmanay that this list is unleashed upon the world! Continue reading “The Top Seven Albums of 2016”
Sweet Crisis are a band that maybe have skipped under your radar, I must admit, I knew next to nothing about them until I went to see Gun playing in Edinburgh and caught their opening set supporting them. Having seen them live, I’m convinced you should find out about them yourself. Continue reading “Sweet Crisis EP review”
“The 37-year-old Brian Kendrick knows the 38-year-old Brian Kendrick might not get another chance. It could be a rebirth.”
If you’re a wrestling geek – and being honest here, we all are – you’ll have been watching the Cruiserweight Classic on the WWE Network. Amongst the high-flyers, strong style fighters, technical wizards and everything in between, one man stood out for me. As much as I’m a huge fan of Zack Sabre Jr. and Kota Ibushi, I was pulling for THE Brian Kendrick. Continue reading “Why Brian Kendrick is the breakout star of the CWC”
Collibus return! New and old material showcased on their new 4 track EP
After what I thought was a killer debut album form them, Collibus return with new material, and reworked versions of old favourites. Continue reading “Collibus: The Last Time EP review”
It’s December, it’s the end of the year, and to quote Bruce Buffer, it’s TIME! Time for the top seven records released this year!
It’s December, it’s the end of the year, and to quote Bruce Buffer, it’s TIME! Time once again for you to have to suffer my opinion of this year’s music – it’s time for my top seven albums of 2015! And as usual, I’ll answer the “Why only seven?” question with the answer “Why not?”
There is a fine line between madman and genius – Roddy walked the line his entire life, and may even have crossed over a few times.
Rowdy Roddy Piper was many things to many people. To a kid growing up in Scotland, watching all these body builder types strut their stuff in WWF rings in the 80s, he was pretty much The Man.