Vasa – Colours [Black Sheep]

Vasa are unlike any other band you will year, and that is meant as a compliment of the highest order. Colours is the culmination of over three hard years of work from the Glasgow quartet whose frenetic upbeat instrumental rock sticks out from the crowd as one of the standout releases of the year. FromContinue reading “Vasa – Colours [Black Sheep]”

Tracks of 2014

19 Atom Tree – ‘Sinner’ [Hotgem] The opening track of the Glasgow electronic trio’s latest EP, Clouds, introduced us to vocalist Julie Knox, who’s powerful and emotive voice slides brilliantly into Atom Tree’s deep synthpop, alerting people the trio on a much bigger scale than before, and rightfully so. 19 Call To Mind – ‘Breathe’Continue reading “Tracks of 2014”

Various Artists – Bloc+ Compilation #1 [Bloc+]

Bar Bloc have released the first of four free compilation albums via their Bloc+ label featuring a showcase of innovative artists. The compilation was born from the venues commitment to nurturing up and coming bands that are struggling to get their music out there due to the pressures of the industry. The bar runs anContinue reading “Various Artists – Bloc+ Compilation #1 [Bloc+]”

Algernon Doll (Album Launch), Vasa, Wolves at Heart, Lost Limbs at Broadcast, 21/6/14

Lost Limbs open tonight’s show with a loud, abrasive, and complex sound that falls somewhere between the scream revival sound which has swept over the alternative scene and math-rock. Tonight they’re enjoyable but nothing really stands out, perhaps this is down to them being so earlier in their lifecycle, we can only wait and see.Continue reading “Algernon Doll (Album Launch), Vasa, Wolves at Heart, Lost Limbs at Broadcast, 21/6/14”

Vasa – ‘Not A Cop’

The name Vasa has crossed everyone lips since their debut EP Never Have Dreams was released in 2012. Since then they have capitalised on the fantastic reception the EP received and have made a name for themselves supporting the likes of Maybeshewill and Deafheaven as well as playing T In The Park. ‘Not A Cop’Continue reading “Vasa – ‘Not A Cop’”