AAA’s Hottest Record Of The Week: The Filthy Tongues, Come On Home

AAA’s Hottest Record Of The Week: The Filthy Tongues, Come On Home

The Filthy Tongues, who topped AAA’s Scottish Albums of the Year poll in 2016, are back with brand single Come On Home – and it’s our Hottest Record of the Week. You can listen to it here. Veterans of the Edinburgh indie scene, The Filthy Tongues have occupied a unique place at the heart of Scottish alternative rock in various manifestations since the mid-80s. Martin Metcalfe, Fin Wilson and Derek Kelly were the core-members of…

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The Rolling Stones – 20 of their best songs

The Rolling Stones – 20 of their best songs

Ahead of the Rolling Stones’ visit to Edinburgh’s BT Murrayfield Stadium on Saturday, we’ve picked 20 of the legendary band’s best songs. It’s only rock ‘n’roll (but you’ll like it)… ‘She’s A Rainbow’ ‘Harlem Shuffle’ ‘Paint It Black’ ‘No Expectations’ ’19th Nervous Breakdown’ ‘Get Off My Cloud’ ‘Time Is On My Side’ ‘Factory Girl’ ‘Rocks Off’ ‘Loving Cup’ ‘All Down The Line’ ‘You Can’t Always Get What You Want’  ‘Wild Horses’ Brown Sugar’ ‘Shine A…

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AAA’s Hottest Record Of The Week: Suede, The Invisibles

AAA’s Hottest Record Of The Week: Suede, The Invisibles

Britpop legends Suede have shared new single The Invisibles – and it’s our Hottest Record Of The Week. You can watch the video for The Invisibles below. The track is taken from their soon-to-be-released new album, The Blue Hour, which is out on September 21. The Invisibles was aired for the first time last night on Steve Lamacq’s show on BBC 6 Music. The video, which you can check out below, shows a woman lip…

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High 5, with Nina Nesbitt

High 5, with Nina Nesbitt

Ahead of her gig at Liquid Room on Tuesday night, AAA caught up with talented young singer-songwriter Nina Nesbitt for a quick chat. Having grown-up in Balerno, just outside Edinburgh, Nina enjoyed a whirlwind of success with pop-filled debut album Peroxide, but she was soon ready to move on. An organic evolution, her 2016 track Chewing Gum was the sound of her breaking out of her comfort zone and indulging fully her love of pop….

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AAA’s Hottest Record of the Week – Pale Waves, Kiss

AAA’s Hottest Record of the Week – Pale Waves, Kiss

Indie darlings Pale Waves have shared new brand single Kiss – and this catchy goth-pop banger is our Hottest Record of the Week. You can take a listen to the song below. The track is lifted from the Manchester outfit’s forthcoming debut album, which is expected in August. Speaking about the album, drummer Ciara Doran stated recently: “You can’t not aim for a number one. I think it deserves it as well. We’ve only written…

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High 5, with Vistas

High 5, with Vistas

With their brand new single Calm just released on LAB Records, Edinburgh indie-pop four-piece Vistas play a hometown gig at The Caves on Sunday night (May 13). Led by frontman Prentice Robertson’s soaring vocals, Calm showcases the band’s ability to yet again make an upbeat and catchy track, which is sure to go down a storm on the live circuit. Of Calm, Prentice has said, “We’re buzzing to put our first track of the year…

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AAA’s Hottest Record Of The Week: Years & Years, If You’re Over Me

AAA’s Hottest Record Of The Week: Years & Years, If You’re Over Me

London electro-pop trio Years & Years have just shared new track If You’re Over Me – and this bona fide pop banger is our Hottest Record Of The Week. The songs follows on from the recently-released Sanctify, which the group dropped back in March. Speaking about the song in a press release, Olly Alexander said: “This is a song about trying to stay friends with an ex. Spoiler alert – it doesn’t often work. “In fact,…

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Interview: Jah Wobble

Interview: Jah Wobble

Post-punk icon Jah Wobble (aka John Wardle), ex-bassist with Public Image Limited (PiL), plays his first Edinburgh gig in 20 years at the Bongo Club this Thursday (26 April). Since leaving PiL in 1980, Jah’s solo career has continued to surprise and entertain, producing numerous critically acclaimed albums and an eclectic mix of collaborations covering a wide range of musical genres. An artist impossible to pin down, AAA Edinburgh’s Alan Hotchkiss caught up with Jah to talk…

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AAA’s Hottest Record Of The Week: Miles Kane, Loaded

AAA’s Hottest Record Of The Week: Miles Kane, Loaded

Miles Kane has shared his collaboration with Jamie T and Lana Del Rey – and it’s our Hottest Record Of The Week. A few days ago, the Last Shadow Puppets member announced a huge UK tour and details of new album Coup De Grace. Loaded is the first track to be taken from the follow-up to 2013’s Don’t Forget Who You Are – and you can listen to it below. Speaking of the collaboration to…

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Interview: Bowling for Soup

Interview: Bowling for Soup

Earlier this year, Texan pop-punkers Bowling for Soup returned to Scotland as part of a UK-wide tour to celebrate the 15th anniversary of their Drunk Enough to Dance album. Ahead of the release of the DVD of the tour, which was recorded during the band’s show at Brixton Academy, AAA caught up with bassist Erik Chandler to find out why they decided to return to touring and what it’s like to be in one of…

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