Black Map / Broadcast, Glasgow | 3rd of June

Fresh from a presumably blinding set at Camden Rocks Festival, Black Map grace the stage in Broadcast for their first ever Scottish headline show. With the magnificent Black Orchid Empire and Randolph’s Grin in tow as support acts for the night, a rather modest crowd can only assume they’re in for a compelling evening of entertainment.

Frankie and the Witch Fingers / Nice N Sleazy, Glasgow | 30th of May

Nice N Sleazy the venue, Wed 30th May; Surf, Rock and Stoner collide to send Glasgow from the “West End” to the “West Coast”. Frankie and the Witch Fingers, invited by Freakender, are supplemented by the casual waves of Rottenrows, and the blasting riffs of Shredd.

The Van T’s / Stereo, Glasgow | 16th of February

The Van T’s, without fuss nor muss, burst straight out the gates with Blood Orange, inducing us in an instant to their deluge of distortion.

Siobhan Wilson with the Demi Octet / The Mackintosh Church, Glasgow | 2nd of February

Celtic Connections has graced Glasgow with 25 years of live musical entertainment now — a tremendous endeavour undertaken by all those involved, and always received with warm welcome by the fair city’s denizens as a remedy for the winter blues.