This article is from 2009.
A Band called Quinn
Widescreen indie electropop from Ms Quinn and her cohorts.
The Dive, Glasgow, Thu 20 Aug.
Oran Mor, Glasgow, Tue 25 Aug.
Kissing girls and liking it is just part of this Yank power pop princess’s repertoire as this Barras show should attest.
Barrowland, Glasgow, Fri 21 Aug.
Woodenbox with a Fistful of Fivers, Ming Ming & the Ching Chings, French Wives and Sol Diablos
A cunning local line up, headed by considered folksome indie mob Woodenbox.
Corinthian, Glasgow, Fri 21 Aug.
Smog by any other name doing his beguiling deadpan countryisms.
Stereo, Glasgow, Sun 23 Aug.
Sonorous psych folk quartet who have risen out of Glasgow’s wicker and woodbine underground to play beside their heroes like Fairport Convention over the festival season and parade the spectral Carbeth album.
Stereo, Glasgow, Wed 26 Aug.
We Were Promised Jetpacks, Broken Records, Sparrow and the Workshop and Some Young Pedro
To mark the first, incredibly successful year of The Mill, some of the highlights form the last 12 months are gathered up to play on proper shindig. Should be pretty tremendous by all accounts.
Oran Mor, Thu 27 Aug.
Aly Bain & Phil Cunningham
Folk’s toothsome dynamic duo please crowds across the country with their fiddle and accordion and fine line in homely patter.
Guild Theatre, Greenock, Fri 21 Aug; Queen’s Hall, Dunoon, Sat 22 Aug; Eastgate Theatre, Peebles, Sun 23 Aug; Albert Halls, Stirling, Tue 25 Aug.