Scotland on Tour with Vic Galloway – Erland and the Carnival in Spain
This week Vic has more on Orkney’s Erland and his Carnival who will be playing in Barcelona and Madrid this weekend. Other Scottish gigs abroad this week include Hud-Mo in Berlin, Glasvegas in Sweden and Mogwai with Errors in the US of A. Full details below:
May 17, 2011
This Week in the Gloaming 2011 #20
Each Sunday we present some of the best new photos of Scotland in the gloaming, the magical time before sunrise or after sunset. This week featuring images of Skye, Portencross, Ardrossan and Sollas.
May 15, 2011
Plastic Animals – Reviewed
I haven’t been all that excited by new Scottish bands for a while, so it’s quite nice to see some more interesting ones emerging again.
May 14, 2011
A Rugby Park Reckoning
I never bet on my team. It’s a rule I’ve followed since I was in high school, when I wagered with a Dons-supporting friend that Rangers would beat Aberdeen. Rangers lost, and I am convinced to this day we would have beaten them if I hadn’t made that bet. So allow me to sit on […]
May 12, 2011
Peenko’s Scots Way-Hay! – Aerials Up
I am such a fickle chap sometimes. For ages I turned my nose up at Aerials Up for no reason other than they seemed to get a lot of gigs supporting Snow Patrol. What makes me even more stupid is that I actually really like the ‘Patrol, which I guess loses me several indie street […]
May 11, 2011
Swatpaz Animation: The Living Room Telly
This week on Dear Scotland, Mullguy and Bearsden discuss the best place to put the living room telly in another adventure from Weegie animator Swatrick Payze. And what is that brillso programme they’re watching?
May 11, 2011
This Week in the Gloaming 2011 #19
Each Sunday we present some of the best new photos of Scotland in the gloaming, the magical time before sunrise or after sunset. This week featuring images of Lewis, East Lothian, Skye and North Uist.
May 8, 2011
PAWS – Reviewed
There were so many shite puns I nearly used for this title (PAWSome!, PAWS; the BAWS! and other abominations) but I showed some unusual restraint in the end, which will surprise some. It certainly surprised me. This lot surprised me too, I have to confess.
May 7, 2011
You Have Been Watching…(TV Special)…Down Among The Big Boys
Peter McDougall is a bit of a forgotten man these days, but, for a few years in the 1970s, he pretty much was modern Scottish drama. His TV plays Just Your Luck, The Elephant’s Graveyard, Just a Boy’s Game and especially the controversial Just Another Saturday, which included real footage of an Orange Walk and […]
May 6, 2011