Monthly Archives: February 2011

Limbo Video

25 February 2011

Scott Caroll has been doing a totally dedicated job of documenting the bands at Limbo of late, both photographically and in terms of video.  The photos are all up on the new Limbo website (mainly in the reviews section) and Facbeook. … Continue reading

Also known as Depth Charge, John Saul Kane and myriad other aliases, The Octagon Man put out the Magneton LP (on his own DC Recordings label) in 2003 and, almost a decade later, it’s still as fresh as the daisies that … Continue reading

Gil Scott-Heron

10 February 2011

‘Rap godfather’ Gil Scott-Heron played a rare live show at Edinburgh’s Picture House in 2010, promoting the release of his new album, I’m New Here (XL).  Here is a video clip of him performing The Bottle, probably his most famous … Continue reading

6 Day Riot are playing at Limbo tonight.  They’ve been compared a lot to Mumford & Sons of late but their style also recalls Paul Simon’s Graceland LP, much like superstars Vampire Weekend.  They were invited to support Belle & … Continue reading

Glass Candy

8 February 2011

Here’s a very exotic looking sleeve image from one of my favourite bands in the world right now, Glass Candy, formerly known as Glass Candy & the Shattered Theatre…  They’re a duo from Portland, Oregon and have been on the … Continue reading