This Week’s Edinburgh Theatre: Top Tickets

This Week’s Edinburgh Theatre: Top Tickets

We explore the best shows gracing Edinburgh stages this week… Our Fathers What would you do if a stranger asked you to father her child? If your dad thought dance school turned you gay? If you’d never seen the man behind the mask? A moving and unforgiving tribute by three performers whose faraway fathers might just make an appearance. International company Babakas take inspiration from stand-up comedy, contemporary dance and The Sopranos to tell a…

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Deaf Havana announce new release ahead of Edinburgh gig

Deaf Havana announce new release ahead of Edinburgh gig

Ahead of their visit to the Queen’s Hall in Edinburgh next month, Norfolk rockers Deaf Havana have announced they are releasing a reworked version of their album All These Countless Nights this Friday (Oct 27). All These Countless Nights – Reworked’ is a deluxe edition that sees the original album tracklisting appear on disc one, as well as a trio of bonus tracks, whilst disc two features the entire album reworked. The reworked tracks were…

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Listen: The Slow Readers Club release new single ahead of Scottish gig

Listen: The Slow Readers Club release new single ahead of Scottish gig

Ahead of their sell-out Scottish gig in December, Manchester-based four piece The Slow Readers Club have released what’s arguably their most potent and powerful single to date – Lunatic. You can listen to it below. The band – comprising of Aaron Starkie (vocals), Kurtis Starkie (guitar and vocals), James Ryan (bass) and David Whitworth (drums) – have drawn comparisons with Interpol, The Killers and The National. They count among their fans Jim and Saul from…

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Win a pair of tickets to see James Arthur in Glasgow

Win a pair of tickets to see James Arthur in Glasgow

Five years on from his X Factor triumph, James Arthur is embarking on a UK arena tour that includes a date in Glasgow next month – and AAA have got three pairs of tickets to give away. It’s been an extraordinary six months for comeback king Arthur. After returning with his single Say You Won’t Let Go, the singer-songwriter has gone on to achieve multiple number one singles, a platinum-selling album, sold out tours and…

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Listen to new Foo Fighters song, Soldier

Listen to new Foo Fighters song, Soldier

Foo Fighters have released Soldier – a brand new song that will feature on a benefit compilation to support Planned Parenthood. You can listen to it below. The track – an outtake from the recording sessions for Concrete and Gold, the Foos’ recently-released ninth studio album – will appear on the ‘7 inches for the Planned Parenthood compilation, alongside songs from Scottish electro act Chvrches, St Vincent, Bjork and Sleater Kinney. The compilation also includes…

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Listen: Rising star Georgie releases new single ahead of Edinburgh gig

Listen: Rising star Georgie releases new single ahead of Edinburgh gig

Ahead of her support slot with Jake Bugg at the Queen’s Hall in Edinburgh next month, Mansfield troubadour Georgie has released new single Hard Times. You can listen to it here. The brand new track is beautifully stripped back, with the sparse piano arrangement laying her rich, powerful vocals and deft songwriting bare. Hard Times will be released alongside bonus acoustic track This Ain’t Heaven. Following the single release, Georgie will support Bugg across all…

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Daryl is “ready to kill everybody” in The Walking Dead season 8

Daryl is “ready to kill everybody” in The Walking Dead season 8

The Walking Dead’s eighth season is just days away – and it’s going to be epic. Norman Reedus, who plays loveable redneck Daryl Dixon in the hit zombie show, says his character is “ready to kill everybody”. “He’s just got revenge on his mind this year,” Reedus revealed. “He’s ready to kill everybody, no matter what the group says, no matter what anybody says. “He’s just like, ‘Nah, screw it. Everybody dies.’ He’s very focused…

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Catholic Action share new video ahead of Edinburgh gig

Catholic Action share new video ahead of Edinburgh gig

Ahead of next month’s visit to Edinburgh – where they will perform tracks from eagerly-awaited debut album In Memory Of – Glasgow’s Catholic Action have shared the video for new single Black & White. You can check it out below. In Memory Of is released on Friday (Oct 20) via Modern Sky. A vivid collection of smart guitar-pop anthems, the record is as rewarding as it is challenging and features BBC Radio 1 favourites L.U.V. and…

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Listen: Trudy And The Romance release new single ahead of Edinburgh gig

Listen: Trudy And The Romance release new single ahead of Edinburgh gig

Trudy And The Romance are heading to Sneaky Pete’s next week – and in advance of their Edinburgh gig the trio have released new single Is There A Place I Can Go. Listen to it below. The track is taken from their forthcoming new EP Junkyard Jazz, due out on 17 November. The band, who began making waves in 2015 with their single Behave, are known for their uniquely mutant brand of 50s pop, which has seen…

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AAA’s Hottest Record of the Week: MGMT, Little Dark Age

AAA’s Hottest Record of the Week: MGMT, Little Dark Age

Brooklyn psychedelic rock band MGMT have returned with triumphant new single Little Dark Age – and it’s AAA’s Hottest Record of the Week. You can listen to it below. The Time To Pretend hitmakers – whose core members are Andrew VanWyngarden and Ben Goldwasser – have been in the recording studio working on the follow-up to their self-titled third album, which was released in 2013. Late last year, the band promised fans that they would return in 2017…

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