Twenty two years after the break-up of Dire Straits, the band’s bassist John Illsley talks to Michael Alexander about being back on the road with a new band as he heads to Dundee and Kinross on October 26 and 27.
So Gordon Strachan and Scotland did part company after all but that leaves a big question unanswered.
The fortunes of Fife’s fishing industry may have fluctuated like the spring tides, and various challenges persist, but the sea continues to provide a living for many, discovers Michael Alexander.
I must admit, I’ve changed my mind.
Club football is back and the two Dundee clubs will be hoping the break hasn't stopped their momentum. Eric Nicolson and Neil Robertson assess the weekend fixtures and the Scotland manager's job.
This isn’t black and white.
Too clever for his own good and too stubborn – the recurring themes when it comes to the case against Gordon Strachan.
The cacophonous clattering and splashing of oars as Gordon Strachan doubters rowed furiously backwards on Thursday night was deafening.
Twenty years after releasing the breakthrough single Nancy Boy, Placebo are returning to Dundee’s Caird Hall on Sunday October 8. Here bassist Stefan Olsdal tells Michael Alexander why he is hoping for a ‘pseudo-religious experience’ in a city that 'infiltrates' the band's lives.
Twenty six years after the end of the Cold War, volunteers from Dundee and beyond are working to protect a relic from the past that’s closer to home than many people might think. Michael Alexander went underground to find out more.