“Al Shields”

REVIEW – Al Shields ‘Slow Burner’ LP launch at The Voodoo Rooms

In his grey suit and hat, Al Shields may be a little lighter in tone than The Man In Black – but with his appealing set of old country, blues and American folk, he walks a similar line to Mr Cash. Tonight’s gig at The Voodoo Rooms is to celebrate the launch of Al’s debut […]

GIG REVIEW – The Quad, The Wee Red Bar, 7th May

The Wee Red Bar – the student union at the Edinburgh College of Art – is a great little venue for a gig: good sound, cheap drink and an understandably arty atmosphere. However, even though it’s a stone’s throw from the Grassmarket and Cowgate, it remains one of the city’s lesser-known venues – which means […]