Nuclear bunkers that became redundant following the collapse of the Soviet Union remain as a legacy of the Cold War in Courier Country. Michael Alexander reports.
FEATURE: Oasis won’t get back together – but Fife band Shambolics could be ‘one of world’s biggest bands’, says Alan McGee
In an interview with The Courier, legendary music mogul Alan McGee tells Michael Alexander why he doesn’t think his old band Oasis will reform – but explains why he thinks recently signed Fife four-piece Shambolics could be ‘one of the biggest bands in the world’.
FEATURE: From Dundee Hibernian to Dundee United – 110th anniversary of ‘rags to riches’ tale marked at Tannadice
Dundee United’s origins can be traced to Dundee Hibernian’s inaugural game at Tannadice 110 years ago this weekend. Michael Alexander reports.
Newport-born singer-songwriter Horse McDonald is no stranger to Fife and no stranger to Tae Sup Wi’ A Fifer curator James Yorkston having performed a Creative Fifers double header at the Byre Theatre in St Andrews with him in 2015.
Michael Alexander meets up and coming Fife rally driver Thomas Johnstone who hopes to continue on the fast track to success.
Michael Alexander visits Fort George – current home of The Black Watch - as the historic monument and still active army barracks marks its 250th anniversary.
FEATURE: Dunfermline-born philanthropist Andrew Carnegie would be ‘sad to see decline of libraries’, says museum on centenary of death
One hundred years after the death of Dunfermline-born American steel magnate and philanthropist Andrew Carnegie on August 11, 1919, Michael Alexander examines his incredible worldwide legacy a century on.
Five decades after a Dundee photographer took one of the most famous photographs in music history, Michael Alexander looks at the legacy of The Beatles' iconic album cover Abbey Road.
VIDEO: ‘I’ve experienced them personally’: Dundee woman who believes in fairies runs healing workshop
Tiny, winged creatures that flit about on gossamer wings waving magic wands, fairies are often thought to be the stuff of childhood fantasies. But, as Gayle Ritchie discovers, many adults believe in them, too...
Music industry veteran Paul Smernicki tells Michael Alexander why he’s excited to have relocated from the London 'big smoke' back to Dundee and it's 'buoyant' music scene.