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New Musical Success: A Review Of The Best In New Music…

If this summer was defined by great singles from the likes of L-Space, Half-Formed Things, Errant Boy, and Radiophonic Tuckshop, to name just a few, then it looks as if Autumn is going to spoil us with some special albums. 907 more words


Music Events to see @ the Edinburgh Festival

Navigating the infinite shows on offer during Edinburgh festival season can be an overwhelming task. Look past the ubiquitous comedy on offer and you will find an array of interesting music-themed events. 334 more words

"My love is on the high seas"

On a quiet evening at the beginning of May,
When the bat was in the skies,
I heard a tearful young maiden

Singing beneath the shadow of the green branches…” 294 more words

Spiritual Journey

Tonight's Secular Music Mass

Julie Fowlis- An Eala Bhan (The White Swan)

The King Singers- That Lonesome Road.

Leonard Cohen – Come Healing

– Summertime – Charlie Parker


Love, let me Home to my Mother

Julie Fowlis sings haunting song in the gaelic about a young girl who encounters an ‘each-uisge’ – in celtic folklore, a creature that takes the form of a man on land but a horse when in water [ … 25 more words


Winter love ~

“Let us love winter, for it is the spring of genius.” — Pietro Aretino



Who knew there were so many secrets to be kept in the children’s books world? Well, I knew, but I didn’t realise there were quite so many, nor that so many people share the secrets quite so freely. 606 more words