‘Les McKeown’s greed forced me to quit Bay City Rollers’, says Woody

‘Les McKeown’s greed forced me to quit Bay City Rollers’, says Woody

It’s all gone horribly wrong in the Bay City Rollers’ camp – and not for the first time. Back in their heyday, the band split after Stuart ‘Woody’ Wood punched singer Les McKeown on stage – and now, 40 years on, the dream reunion has turned sour as well, with Wood telling The Sun that McKeown’s ‘greed’ has forced him to quit the 70s sensations for a second time. Yes, despite the fact the Bay City…

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Fatherson announce Barrowlands gig

Fatherson announce Barrowlands gig

As anyone who witnessed their epic set at T in the Park will tell you, Fatherson are fast becoming Scotland’s best live band. Hot on the heels of their triumphant appearance at this country’s most popular music festival, the Kilmarnock outfit have announced their biggest headline show to date. The trio, who are currently promoting second album Open Book, will play at Glasgow’s Barrowlands on December 23. Fatherson’s self-released debut album, I Am An Island, was nominated for…

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Stuart “Woody” Wood quits Bay City Rollers ahead of T in the Park

Stuart “Woody” Wood quits Bay City Rollers ahead of T in the Park

A few months back, speculation was rife that all was not well in the Bay City Rollers camp – and now those rumours appear to be true, with Stuart “Woody” Wood announcing that tonight’s (July 9) appearance at T in the Park will be his last ever gig with the reformed rockers. The 58-year-old, who lives in Edinburgh, posted the following on social media site Twitter: ‘Hi All…just to say TITP is my last gig. Disappointed…

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T in the Park Interview: Indigo Velvet

T in the Park Interview: Indigo Velvet

With T in the Park in full swing, AAA: Edinburgh will be getting to know some of the most exciting new bands performing at the festival over the weekend. Today, we sat down with Indigo Velvet ahead of their anticipated slot on the T Break Stage on Sunday. You’re set to perform on the T Break Stage on Sunday. What are you most looking forward to about performing at the festival? Jason: We love going…

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T in the Park Interview: Miracle Glass Company

T in the Park Interview: Miracle Glass Company

As T in the Park 2016 kicks off, AAA: Edinburgh will be chatting to some of the freshest, most exciting bands on the line-up to help you decide who to go and see. Today, we sat down with local rockers Miracle Glass Company ahead of their T in the Park debut. You’re set to perform on the T Break Stage at T in the Park on Saturday. What are you most looking forward to about…

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T in the Park Interview: Bay City Rollers

T in the Park Interview: Bay City Rollers

This weekend, Bay City Rollers will turn T in the Park tartan when they perform together for the first time since their Christmas reunion gigs. The band will take to the stage of the King Tut’s Wah Wah Tent at the music festival on Saturday. Ahead of their performance, AAA caught up with Les McKeown, Alan Longmuir and Stuart John Wood to find out how it felt when they were invited to perform at the…

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T in the Park Interview: Model Aeroplanes

T in the Park Interview: Model Aeroplanes

T in the Park kicks off tonight and, throughout the festival, AAA: Edinburgh will be chatting to some of the freshest, most exciting bands on the line-up to help you decide who to go and see. Tonight, Model Aeroplanes will perform on the Blakout Stage, after being handpicked to perform by popular Glaswegian musician KLOE. We caught up with bassist Ben Buist to find out what they have planned for Scotland’s largest music festival. You’ve…

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T in the Park Interview: Stiff Little Fingers

T in the Park Interview: Stiff Little Fingers

Our countdown to T in the Park is continuing all week as we grab chats with some of our favourite bands and artists from this year’s line-up. Today, we caught up with Jake Burns, frontman of punk-rock band Stiff Little Fingers, ahead of their performance in the King Tut’s Wah Wah Tent. You’re set to perform in the King Tuts Wah Wah Tent at T in the Park on Saturday. What are you most looking…

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T in the Park Interview: Lucia Fontaine

T in the Park Interview: Lucia Fontaine

With only days to go until T in the Park 2016 kicks off, AAA: Edinburgh will be chatting to some of the most exciting acts from the line-up to bring you latest news from Scotland’s largest music festival. Today, we sat down with Scottish singer-songwriter Lucia Fontaine to find out how she’s feeling about performing on the BBC Introducing Stage on Sunday and how she came to perform alongside Bay City Rollers in Glasgow last…

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T in the Park Interview: The Lapelles

T in the Park Interview: The Lapelles

With only days to go until T in the Park 2016 kicks off, AAA: Edinburgh will be chatting to some of the most exciting acts from all the stages to bring you latest news from Scotland’s largest music festival. We caught up with Leon Green, lead guitarist of indie-pop band The Lapelles, ahead of their slot on the T Break Stage on Sunday. You’re set to perform on the T Break Stage at T in…

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