Jim White to visit Scotland on European tour – listen to new single

Jim White to visit Scotland on European tour – listen to new single

Alt-country singer-songwriter Jim White has announced a string of European tour dates ahead of the release of forthcoming new album Waffles, Triangles & Jesus – including a visit to Scotland in November. You can listen to White’s new solo track Far Beyond The Spoken World below. Discussing the inspiration behind the song, White says: “All my life I’ve battled the considerable undertow of fear of abandonment. It was never crippling, but was certainly ever present….

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Gig preview: Dirty Three, Summerhall

Gig preview: Dirty Three, Summerhall

Aussie legends Dirty Three make a rare appearance in the Capital tonight (July 5) as part of Summerhall’s excellent Nothing Ever Happens Here (NEHH) series. The instrumental trio made up of violinist Warren Ellis, guitarist Mick Turner and drummer Jim White last played live in Scotland at Glasgow’s Oran Mor in 2012. When tonight’s gig was announced a few months back, it came as a surprise to some fans after the band announced they’d be taking an indefinite break…

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Dirty Three announce Edinburgh gig

Dirty Three announce Edinburgh gig

Australian legends Dirty Three have announced a summer gig in Edinburgh. The instrumental trio made up of violinist Warren Ellis, guitarist Mick Turner and drummer Jim White will take part in Summerhall’s exciting Nothing Ever Happens Here (NEHH) series on Tuesday, 5 July. It’s a rare visit to Scotland from Dirty Three, whose last live outing here saw them play Glasgow’s Oran Mor in 2012. The Edinburgh date will perhaps come as a surprise to some fans after the band announced they would…

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