This article is from 2009.
Another fortnight of fantastic gigs
The musically astute Glasgow sextet bring their sparkling, romantic, but knowing pop to a deservedly sizable audience.
Barrowland, Glasgow, Thu 29 Oct. (Rock & Pop)
A monster undertaking with pretty much every small venue in both cities being hijacked for the Oxjam Take Over with a smorgasbord of quality sounds. See listings for full details.
Various venues, Glasgow and Edinburgh, Fri 23–Sun 25 Oct. (Rock & Pop)
Sublime art popisms from the dapper French quartet.
The Arches, Glasgow, Sun 25 Oct. (Rock & Pop)
The trio turn cartwheels with blissful newie Only Revolution in tow.
Caird Hall, Dundee, Sun 1 Nov; Barrowland, Glasgow, Mon 2 & Tue 3 Nov. (Rock & Pop)
The Queen’s Hall, Edinburgh, Tue 27 Oct. (Folk)
Grizzly Bear and St Vincent
Special double bill of loveable chamber pop practitioners.
ABC, Glasgow, Mon 2 Nov. (Rock & Pop)
Clutch, Kylsea and Kamchatka
Most awesome heavy stoner rockisms from the ever-inventive blues monster headliners.
The Garage, Glasgow, Thu 5 Nov. (Rock & Pop)