PREVIEW – The Best of The Mine at The Liquid Rooms, 1st August

Edinburgh’s live music fans have been waiting for this for a long time… At last, The Liquid Rooms – the city’s best medium-sized gig venue – is ready to open its doors again, after being out of action since 2008’s fire in its Victoria Street home. Local music promoters Bainbridge Presents are amongst the first […]

EP REVIEW – Hagana by Hagana


Within the first five seconds of this excellent release from Hagana, you know exactly where this Edinburgh-based trio are coming from. The monumental riffs of She Said crash down like a tsunami on Rockaway Beach as the band surge through three and a half minutes of nigh-on perfect punk pop. With it’s ten-foot high dirty […]

REVIEW – This Is Not A Toga Party, 2nd June (Bainbridge Presents)

This Is Not A Toga Party is another product of Bainbridge Presents…, the music promotion arm of Great Junction Street Music Studios helmsmen Chris and Gus. Toga Party is a monthly affair currently taking place at Maggie’s Chambers at The Three Sisters in the Cowgate. It’s aimed at students and travellers – but still with […]