High 5, The 10:04s

High 5, The 10:04s

The 10:04s have been one of the mainstays of the Edinburgh music scene. But rather than peddling the same old, same old, they have continually evolved over the years. They draw from an eclectic blend of influences, and have opened for The Cribs, Catfish & The Bottlemen, Idlewild and, current darlings of the NME, The 1975. But these four fellas are headliners in their own right. Be sure of that. The group is made up of Steven Bolton…

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White Lies set for intimate Edinburgh gig

White Lies set for intimate Edinburgh gig

White Lies have announced a UK tour for early next year, which includes a low-key gig at Edinburgh’s Potterrow. The London doom-and-gloom merchants will also play in Newcastle, Sheffield, Oxford, Cardiff, Leicester and Norwich. The post-punk outfit comprising of Harry McVeigh (vocals and lead guitar), Charles Cave (bass guitar and backing vocals) and drummer Jack Lawrence-Brown released debut album To Lose My Life in 2009, and shot straight to No.1 in the UK charts. White Lies’ self-produced fourth album, Friends,…

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Noel Gallagher ‘thrilled’ as Wonderwall is named Best British Song

Noel Gallagher ‘thrilled’ as Wonderwall is named Best British Song

Noel Gallagher has spoken of his delight after Wonderwall by Oasis was named as the Best British Song of All Time in a special Radio X poll. “What can I say? The people have spoken,” said the 48-year-old rock star. “The fact that there wasn’t one single Noel Gallagher’s High Flying Birds song in the top 20 makes think the whole thing is a mockery of an unreliable sham! “Saying that, though, I’m thrilled,” he added….

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