Tags » Arab Strap

Encore ? Oui ! [Soundcheck #58]

C’est de notoriété publique, je suis (un peu) pénible quand il s’agit du planning horaire des festivals. Alors certes on loupe Cold Pumas, mais je trépigne pour saouler suffisamment mes compagnons afin de voir… 638 more words


The self-fulfilling life of a loner.

Its been about a week since my return to Scotland and during my time away I felt as though I had changed. However, as I have tried to slip back into day to day life, it has been difficult to pin point exactly what this change was. 389 more words


This might develop into an occasional series or I might just do this one and move on.

Some songs, as the title of the posting indicates, are great short stories. 248 more words

Arab Strap

Where we’ve left our love

Arab Strap

‘On the English Riviera with the penguins and the waders.
In a chip shop on the front with the tacky seaside traders.
In a flooded cottage kitchen by the fire that you built. 277 more words

69 Love Songs


tweety stuff @ronanfromcork

first published in @The Evening Echo 2017-03-16

text under photo of article


Niall McCann a film maker from County Louth is releasing a film ‘Lost In France’ that encapsulates the musical side of the city of Glasgow, “growing up in Dundalk I got introduced to lots of music by the odler crowd I hung out with that I perhaps would not have come into contact with otherwise. 1,172 more words

Arab Strap: Barrowland Ballroom, Glasgow

This review originally featured in The Skinny.

In the decade since Aidan Moffat and Malcolm Middleton amicably, but devastatingly, called time on Arab Strap… 331 more words

Talking Songs

Having very much enjoyed a Ballboy track posted I found on Youtube the other day, it put me in mind of other tracks featuring monologues-put-to-music (and which I happen to have on my iPhone). 147 more words