Review: The Last Shadow Puppets, Usher Hall

Review: The Last Shadow Puppets, Usher Hall

Just a bus stop away on Lothian Road, caped crusaders Batman and Superman were doing battle on the big screen at the Odeon – but enough about those lightweights. The real dynamic duo, it turned out, were to be found on the stage of the Usher Hall. Granted, it was tight trousers not latex-tight costumes the pairing of Alex Turner and Miles Kane were sporting on Saturday night, but they displayed super powers aplenty during their…

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Exclusive Interview: Jeff Wootton

Exclusive Interview: Jeff Wootton

You may not know the name, but there’s a fair chance you’ve heard Jeff Wootton’s work. The Mancunian guitarist has collaborated with Brian Eno, Massive Attack, Noel Gallagher and Damo Suzuki from Can – but perhaps most famously, he’s been lauded for his work alongside Damon Albarn, contributing to Gorillaz and Africa Express. Late last month, the 28-year-old took his first step into releasing solo albums with The Way The Light – an excellent debut album that should…

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