Tag Archives: Glasgow

WE AWAIT FAT JANITORS EMPIRE! AN INTERVIEW WITH JANNY

This week, with the theme of the public sector strikes in mind, we spoke to our favourite remedial worker Janny of the excellent Fat Janitor, who puts in a solid ten hours of hating the system every day. Good on … Continue reading

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TENNISCOATS @ Garnethill Community Centre, 18/06/11

Much-loved petty criminals Cry Parrot took a huge risk last Saturday when instead of booking something so meagre as a headline band to play at Garnethill Community Centre, ‘Where all your dreams come true simultaneously’, Fielding ‘Shifty’ Hope transformed two … Continue reading

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NOT A REVIEW OF TUNEYARDS @ The Captain’s Rest, 15/06/11

WHAT THE BLUE FUCK IS THIS? Somebody has sent this in claiming it is both a review of the Tuneyards show at the rest last week, and a preview of an upcoming TIWC-All-Dayer at The Liquid Ship which isn’t happening. … Continue reading

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PADDY CONNOLLY’S REAL, ACTUAL VARIETY HOUR at Stereo, 02/06/11

It’s not particularly surprising how far Paddy ‘Bad Touch’ Connolly has come since his break-through performance at 2008’s Fringe. Since then the extranet has been awash with a thousand variations on ‘I can’t believe nobody’s ever exploited surly irish drunks … Continue reading

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PAWS LIVE EP – ‘Every Second Jerkoff is Trying to Kill Me’

PAWS have put up a two track live EP of their near-legendary performance in Wintersgills in that fateful November. It makes little or no sense (anyone in that crowd that night will remember the sheer terror that Desmond instilled in … Continue reading

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SMASH THE LANDLORD! MAKE FUN OF HIS KIDS! – A.C.C.AJ

The seven piece ska-party insult have released a new single and made it available for free online. It’s called Smash the Landlord! Burn his Property!, and you can have a listen below. Mild-mannered bass sax player Desmond Prince told us … Continue reading

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NACKT INSECTEN at Mono, 10/05/11

BRRRRRRRRRRRRRRRRRRRRRRRRRRR. I do not know a single thing about Nackt Insecten or music, but here are some things that I definitely do know. It is very hard to ignore a frothing, twelve-foot locust, particularly when he appears to have something … Continue reading

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BRITISH ART SHOW 7, 21/04/11

Well I suppose the obvious question here is why are we only now uploading a review of the first of seven exhibitions hosted by what appears to be a shabby version of the Freemasons more than a fortnight after it … Continue reading

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PAWS at Watermelon, 05/05/11

After the release of ‘My Mother Says a lot of Things’, the atmosphere is understandably moist tonight in anticipation of the men from Fife’s first show since the events that have reshaped the live scene, and indeed the entirety, of … Continue reading

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S/T – The Cosmic Dead

Of course, it’s been difficult for the Glasgow-based jazz sextet to get anything meaningful done lately on account of their unsettling obsession with lists. This release mainly focuses on the adjectives you could use to describe frontman Desmond Prince’s beard. … Continue reading

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