Rising stars The Blinders announce intimate Edinburgh gig

Rising stars The Blinders announce intimate Edinburgh gig

The Blinders have announced their new album, Fantasies Of A Stay At Home Psychopath, out on May 8 via Modern Sky UK. The band have also shared Circle Song, the first single to be taken from the album, as well as a run of live dates throughout May – including a date at The Caves in Edinburgh. A dark blues-waltz underpinned by propulsive bass and evocatively prosaic lyricism, the track straddles the lines between ode…

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Review: Hinds at The Caves

Review: Hinds at The Caves

Good tunes and a good time. That was the night those in attendance at The Caves had as Spanish indie rockers Hinds played in the Capital in midweek. Storm Diane may have been battering the streets of Edinburgh, but inside the tiny venue it was all about the sunshine vibe as the all-girl four-piece from Madrid entertained in their own energetic, ramshackle way. With a super-catchy songs such as British Minds, Bamboo and Garden, Hinds…

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Edinburgh’s Callum Beattie announces UK tour

Edinburgh’s Callum Beattie announces UK tour

Edinburgh singer-songwriter Callum Beattie has announced a string of UK and Ireland headline shows for June, including a hometown gig at The Caves. The tour announcement (see all the dates below) follows the March release of his debut EP We Are The Stars, released via 3Beat and Universal. As the word of mouth buzz continues to build off the back of a string of packed live shows, the former Radio Forth One To Watch winner’s debut EP has…

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High 5, with Ally McErlaine (Red Sky July)

High 5, with Ally McErlaine (Red Sky July)

Back on the road to promote a brand new mini album, country rockers Red Sky July visit The Caves on Wednesday, 21 September. The band is comprised of husband and wife duo Ally McErlaine (also guitarist in Texas) and Shelly Poole (formerly one half of 90s pop duo Alisha’s Attic), along with former model Charity Hair, who was also in Alice Band. Titled Voyager, the new mini album features a small collection of new songs, and acts…

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Gig preview: Model Aeroplanes, The Caves

Gig preview: Model Aeroplanes, The Caves

Dundonian pop-rockers Model Aeroplanes will perform at The Caves in Edinburgh on Thursday, 3 March. The gig will be the first of the band’s ten-date UK tour before they begin an extensive European leg, with dates in Sweden and Norway already confirmed. “We feel like we’ve really developed our sound and live performances over the past wee while and honestly can’t wait to show everyone what we’re all about now,” bassist Ben Buist told AAA….

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