An award-winning Tayside song writer who immortalised the 50th anniversary of the Tay Road Bridge in music last year has released an EP which pays tribute to the newly opened Queensferry Crossing over the Forth.
‘Cool’ to produce Gaelic computer game soundtrack in Dundee, says Simple Minds bass player Ged Grimes
Gaelic music composed by Dundee-born Simple Minds bass player Ged Grimes takes centre stage in a new video game set in 18th century Scotland. Michael Alexander spoke to Ged to find out more.
As St Andrews-raised musician Steve Mason’s solo UK tour brings him to Dundee, he speaks to Michael Alexander about the rise and fall of The Beta Band, his struggles with mental health – and becoming a dad.
Interview: Why Cast legend John Power is still having a Fine Time 20 years after the end of 1990s Britpop
In an interview ahead of gigs in Leven and Dundee, John Power, the frontman of 1990s Britpop band Cast, tells Michael Alexander about his ‘ageless’ songs, why he ‘can’t wait’ for Jeremy Corbyn to get into power – and why Liverpool FC need to ‘win the Champions League Final for Dundee United’!
Celtic rocker Ian Prowse is set to kick off his latest UK tour in Perth.
A phenomenal line-up featuring some of the best contemporary punk bands around hits Dundee tonight.
1960s Love Affair music star Steve Ellis bemused to discover his name is forever linked to 1970s Dundee gang culture
He is the Middlesex-born original lead vocalist and founder of 1960s band Love Affair who had five top 20 singles including their No. 1 single Everlasting Love.
Fife’s favourite twins The Proclaimers have released the video for their latest soon-to-be-released anthemic track Streets of Edinburgh.
‘We had some heady times in Dundee – it used to be quite rough!’, says Simple Minds guitarist Charlie Burchill
Ahead of Simple Minds’ long-awaited gig at Slessor Gardens on September 9, guitarist Charlie Burchill tells Michael Alexander about the “heady times” in Dundee during the band's early days –and explains why he’s “fallen in love again” with Scotland.
Prog rock legends Focus make their much-anticipated return to Kinross tomorrow.