Out now - Metropolis Music
It’s pretty obvious on first glance that Our Time Will Come, KMFDM’s latest album, has a political theme, even more so than usual. The distinctive cover art by Aidan Hughes shows us a protester about to fling a molotov cocktail into the massed ranks of riot police…
Out October 27th - Fuzz Club Records
Lola Colt are named after an obscure (and apparently not very good, according to IMDB) spaghetti western from the 60’s, an unremarkable film despite featuring a black female lead and an inter-racial romance. Like the movie, Lola Colt the band mix things up in a way their contemporaries don’t. Unlike the movie, they’re undeniably good.
Event date: 4th October 2014
This is the second year of the Tenement Trails festival, a day of live music in Glasgow organised by the Tenement TV music website. Spread over five great music venues in Glasgow - Broadcast, Nice’n’Sleazy, Flat 0/1, King Tut’s and the O2 ABC2, all within spitting distance of each other (well, if you’re a really good spitter) - it’s an event designed to showcase Scottish music of various styles and genres. There was certainly quite a few bands I hadn’t heard of before so after an afternoon on Google I had a shortlist of acts I wanted to see.