Live: Flying By Mirrors and Nü-Cross at Nice’n’Sleazy

Rock ruled at Nice ‘n’ Sleazy last weekend as two Glasgow-born bands brought the house down. Before I talk about the music, I’d just like to praise Nice ‘n’ Sleazy as the epitome of the small music venue. It’s literally underground, there’s graffiti everywhere, and if not for the ventilation system you’d be 90% sweat before you even started dancing. The roof is so low … Continue reading Live: Flying By Mirrors and Nü-Cross at Nice’n’Sleazy

Live: Superorganism at SWG3

In just over 6 months Superorganism have gone from being a small band on the BBC Introducing stage to topping the bill at well-established venues on their sell-out UK tour. I saw the band performing at Glasgow’s SWG3 on Saturday and they blew my mind. The band are in no way shy of gloriously theatrical openings, as they walked onstage with their heads down, brandishing … Continue reading Live: Superorganism at SWG3

Wolf Alice win 2018 Mercury Prize

Wolf Alice’s second album Visions of a Life has won them the 2018 Mercury Music Prize. The group beat the likes of Noel Gallagher, Lily Allen and Nadine Shah for the prestigious award. The four piece performed their single Don’t Delete The Kisses, alongside performances from the 11 other nominees this evening at Hammersmith Apollo. Accepting the award from Radio 1 DJ Clara Amfo, front woman Ellie Rowsell said: … Continue reading Wolf Alice win 2018 Mercury Prize