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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Honeyblood join Electric Fields festival line-up

Honeyblood join Electric Fields festival line-up

Edinburgh’s Honeyblood are the latest stellar act to sign up for this summer’s Electric Fields festival. The dynamic duo will join Primal Scream and The Charlatans at the star-studded event, located in the grounds of Drumlanrig Castle, just outside Thornhill in August. Also added to the line-up for this year’s Electric Fields festival are Fat White Family, Field Music and Eliza & the Bear. Previously announced acts include genre-defying indie outfit Everything Everything, corduroy-clad electro-archivists Public Service Broadcasting…

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Tim Burgess and Ian Rankin join forces at Book Festival

Tim Burgess and Ian Rankin join forces at Book Festival

In what’s sure to be one of the highlights of this year’s Edinburgh International Book Festival, indie music icon Tim Burgess is set to appear in a special one-off event alongside Capital crime writer Ian Rankin. In his memoir Telling Stories, the frontman of The Charlatans lifted the lid on life with the iconic band and their experiences at the heart of the 1990s ‘Madchester’ scene. On Thursday, 18 August, Burgess will be joined by bestselling author and well-known rock junkie…

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Breaking News: The Charlatans to co-headline Electric Fields

Breaking News: The Charlatans to co-headline Electric Fields

Scotland’s most exciting new music festival just got even better with the news that The Charlatans will join the Primal Scream as headliners for the third instalment of Electric Fields, with over 40 more artists added to the line-up. Those much-loved survivors of the Madchester era will be able to draw on an amazing back catalogue of hits – including Weirdo, Can’t Get Out Of Bed, The Only One I Know, North Country Boy and One To Another…

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