Peenko’s Scots Way-Hay – The Artists Albums of the Year (Part 2)
So here we are with the second of my series of posts getting some of the artists that did interviews for us to tell me their albums of 2010. Our artists taking part this week include A Band Called Quinn, Burnt Island, Come on Gang!, RM Hubbert and The Last Battle.
December 22, 2010
Scottish Entertainment / Actor News
This Week in SEAN, news from Gerard Butler, Ewan McGregor, Robert Carlyle and a brilliant clip of Billy Connolly on Craig Ferguson which includes Billy talking about his favourite party trick involving a plate of salad and his willy.
December 21, 2010
Scotland on Tour with Vic Galloway: Vic’s Best Gig of 2010
Biffy Clyro’s gig last night with Muse in Perth, Australia looks to have been the last of the hundreds of Scottish international gigs in 2010 so we asked Vic to tell us his gig of the year. He gave us two from the same band: Frightened Rabbit.
December 20, 2010
This Week in the Gloaming 2010 #51
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 some more cold images of Loch Ard, Dalwinston Wind Farm, Loch Lomond and Argyll & Bute.
December 19, 2010
The Scottish Blogger and Music Sites Award (The Scottish BAMS) 2010
Last year Lloyd / Peenko set up what he rather amusingly called the Scottish BAMS, a collection of people who write Blogs And Music websites which are kinda Scottishy – in the sense that they must either be based in Scotland, or written by Scots abroad, such as the Daily Growl or your Dear Scotland.
December 18, 2010
The Perfect Christmas Gift for Expats
Christmas for expats can sometimes be a bit tough. If there is ever a time when homesickness is guaranteed to kick in it will be Christmas, Boxing Day or Hogmanay. That said, I know that this year wont be as bad because I can now watch live UK telly whenever I want with Expat Surfer.
December 17, 2010
You Have Been Watching…I Know Where I’m Going
Michael Powell and Emeric Pressburger made some of the greatest films of all time such as The Red Shoes, A Matter of Life and Death and Black Narcissus. They were known for marrying often heartbreaking stories with ground-breaking visual flourishes which stay with audiences long after they have finished viewing. I Know Where I’m Going is not one of […]
December 17, 2010
2010: The Year of Tacky Teatowels, Tawdry Truths, and Pittodrie Power
Five games that defined Scottish football this year… “Enjoy” might not be the right word to use, but please read on anyway! 24 March – St Mirren 4 Celtic 0
December 16, 2010
Peenko’s Scots Way-Hay – The Artists’ Albums of the Year (Part 1)
As it’s that time of year when every man and his dog is drawing up their end of year album lists, I thought I’d ask some of the bands that have done interviews for us this year as part of Scots Way-Hay, to tell me about their favourite albums of 2010.
December 15, 2010