Midge Ure to revisit Ultravox classics on visit to Edinburgh

Midge Ure to revisit Ultravox classics on visit to Edinburgh

Midge Ure is heading for Edinburgh next year on a UK tour celebrating 40 years since 80s synth-pop legends Ultravox released two of their biggest albums. The iconic Scottish singer will visit The Usher Hall on March 3, 2022, with Band Electronica, to mark the milestone anniversary for both Rage In Eden and Quartet. Speaking ahead of the tour, Midge said: “I can’t begin to tell you how great it feels to be back out…

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Party at the Palace announces star-studded line-up featuring The Charlatans, KT Tunstall, Deacon Blue and Wet Wet Wet

Party at the Palace announces star-studded line-up featuring The Charlatans, KT Tunstall, Deacon Blue and Wet Wet Wet

The award-winning Party at the Palace has announced its biggest ever line-up, with the likes of The Charlatans, KT Tunstall, Fun Lovin’ Criminals, Midge Ure, Deacon Blue and Wet Wet Wet all set to perform. Taking the top spots are The Charlatans and KT Tunstall (Saturday) and Deacon Blue and Wet Wet Wet (Sunday) and the rest of the weekend’s acts are sure to prove a hit with Party at the Palace regulars. In addition…

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Edinburgh’s Bombskare scoop BBC award

Edinburgh’s Bombskare scoop BBC award

We hate to say we told you so – but we told you so. Last year, in our Five Edinburgh Bands Everyone Should Know About feature, we waxed lyrical over local ska juggernaut Bombskare – and they’ve just scooped a prestigious BBC award after going head-to-head with five other acts and coming out on top in the final of new TV series the UK’s Best Part-Time Band. After a gripping Grand Final, comedian Rhod Gilbert announced Bombskare as the winners of…

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