Julian Oliver: Painting with pixels

March 28 2010

An exhibition of computer-generated art in Dundee features one program that will have generated around 36 million 'paintings' by the time it ends next month. Ursula Pool talks to the exhibition's curator, Donna Holford-Lovell.


Thomas White: man of many sounds

March 25 2010

The name Thomas White might not mean much to the mainstream music-loving public, but mention his two bands -- Electric Soft Parade and Brakes -- and the penny will soon drop. Alan Wilson catches up with the Brighton musician ahead of his gig at Duke's Corner in Dundee on Friday night.


St Patrick’s Day launch for StAnza 2010

March 20 2010

With such a strong Irish contribution to this year's programme, it was only fitting that StAnza 2010 -- Scotland's international poetry festival -- was launched in St Andrews on St Patrick's Day.


Police stop bus carrying members of The View

March 16 2010

Police had to be called to intercept a bus carrying Dundee band The View and their entourage home from their producer's wedding because of the driver's complaints about the behaviour of some of those on board.