Cabaret Voltaire

PREVIEW – EH1 LIVE

Anyone doubting Edinburgh’s position as a live music hotspot would be well advised to spend Sunday 16th September at EH1 LIVE, where over 50 bands from around Scotland will be playing across five of the city’s venues. From the up-close-and-personal charms of Whistlebinkies to the legendary live stage of the Liquid Rooms, bands such as […]

PREVIEW – The Rah’s EP launch, 26 May

Young Prestonpans band The Rah’s are beginning to make waves in the Scottish music scene with their great big servings of indie rock and good-time attitude. Drawing influences from modern-day heroes like Kasabian and Arctic Monkeys, their music is also coloured by the lads’ love of era-defining sounds from Hendrix & The Stones: combining together […]

INTERVIEW – The Law

In the green room of Edinburgh’s Cabaret Voltaire, The Law are in confident mood. “We love gigging,” says singer Stuart Purvey, standing in long black coat and scarf and brushing the hair from his eyes. “We create a great energy on stage, and the crowd seem to pick up on that.” “Of course, we’re great […]

REVIEW – The Law, Cabaret Voltaire, 8th May (We Luv Musik)

Singer Stuart Purvey finishes another massive crowdpleasing number and wipes the sweat-drenched hair from his face. Drummer Martin Donald kicks out a thudding beat and a chant of ‘ooh ah up The Law’ fills Cabaret Voltaire, taken up by travelling supporters from their Dundee hometown and local punters alike. Yep, The Law are in town […]