It's shaping up to be another good week.. and a bit!
The main attraction is obviously the Oxjam Festival in Edinburgh (23rd) and Glasgow on next weekend (24th and 25th) which boasts performance from some of Scotland's top up-and-coming bands, such as Brother Louis Collective, Lions. Chase. Tigers., Zoey Van Goey, Be A Familiar, Ross Clark's new project, Three Blind Wolves and Kowalskiy favourites, Meursault, The Seventeenth Century and Odeon Beatclub.
The full Glasgow schedule can be found here thanks to Peenko!
With their single launch gig at at King Tuts next Sunday (25th), Cassidy will be on a mini promotional tour of Scotland stopping at Cabaret Voltaire, Edinburgh (22nd), Moshulu, Aberdeen (24th). Full details of the tour can be found on the band's MySpace including information on single "Night In The Box" out next Monday through King Tuts Recordings.
Dundee rockers The Law hit the road to plug debut album "A Measure of Wealth" with gigs tonight at Mad Hatters, Inverness followed by performances at PJ Molloys, Dunfermline (22nd), King Tuts, Glasgow (23rd) and Doghouse, Dundee (24th). Pop along to 7digital to download a free non-album track. Link below!
At Oran Mor, Glasgow, local bands LightGuides and Pacific Theatre have signed up to play The Mill on Thursday (22nd). For free tickets head along to The Mill website.
The icing on the cake is at Cabaret Voltaire on Saturday (24th) where My Latest Novel will be bringing their orchestral-indie magic to Edinburgh! Second album "Deaths and Entrances" is up there with the best albums this year so get your arses along!
Download: Cassidy - Vic Galloway Session (from the cracking Peenko blog!)
mp3: My Latest Novel -
mp3: Odeon Beatclub -
mp3 (7digital): The Law - A Generation Found
video: Brother Louis Collective: Old Balloons (live @ The Mill)
Not too shabby a week, eh?!