#GoodbyeTNS - A lifeline at the right time
I shall remain forever grateful to have been part of such a dedicated team of student journalists.
Album Review: King Gizzard and the Lizard Wizard - Infest The Rats' Nest
King Gizzard embraces thrash metal and documents humanity’s doomed quest for a new home.
Live Review: Free Love/Kaputt/Maranta @ Summerhall, Edinburgh, 02/08/19
Free Love opens the Fringe by oscillating between performance art and religious experience.
Fresher Sounds - The best new music - 30/07/19
This week’s playlist includes Australian psych, avant-garde spoken-word and jams of the ecological crisis.
AIM Independent Music Awards longlist announced
The ceremony will see Debbie Harry, lead singer of Blondie, receive an award for her Outstanding Contribution to Music.
EP Review: Super Inuit - Misgivings
Super Inuit grasps at existential questions over a uniquely atmospheric approach to beat-making.
Fresher Sounds - The best new music - 02/07/19
Start July right with some stellar solo projects, mellow math rock and German industrial indie rap.
Festival Preview: EXIT 2019
Against the backdrop of beautiful historic surroundings, this four-day Serbian extravaganza is affordable and eclectic.
Album Review: black midi - Schlagenheim
Schlagenheim takes guitar music in innovative directions but is occasionally undisciplined in its execution.
Introducing: Magpie Blue
Magpie Blue talks through the collaborators on her latest track and praises Edinburgh’s local scene.
Album Review: Dinosaur Pile-Up - Celebrity Mansions
Celebrity Mansions sounds better than ever but lacks the piercing social commentary it teases.
Looking back at Frank Herbert’s Dune, the birth of high science fiction
The concerns of Frank Herbert’s sci-fi classic have lost no poignancy in times of ecological crisis.
Live Review: Honeyblood & LUCIA @ Summerhall, Edinburgh, 03/06/19
Honeyblood’s homecoming gig with a new line-up meets an ecstatic reception at Summerhall.
Edinburgh Napier student's invention allows deaf people to experience music
Daniel Pilley discusses the inspiration and development of his device to help the hard of hearing.
Fresher Sounds - The best new music - 27/05/19
This week’s picks include feminist surf rock, ostentatious lyrics and lo-fi Manchester trap.
Album Review: Mac DeMarco - Here Comes The Cowboy
The slacker saint slumps despite some moments of redemption.
Introducing: The Motion Poets
Jonah and Morgan talk band democracy and Edinburgh and Glasgow’s respective music scenes.
Fresher Sounds - The best new music - 06/05/19
This week’s selection of top tunes includes Russian post-rock, acoustic indie and DIY hip hop.