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new music

New Music – What we’ve been loving – July

A&A rounds up the new music that has been getting the most listening time through the sound system in the past 4 weeks. St. Vincent – New York St. Vincent A.K.A Annie Clark is currently in...

New Releases future get down

New Releases – 27/06/2017

Alive & Amplified rounds up the latest releases from Scotland with music from Future Get Down, Turtle, The Youth & The Young & Noah Noah. The new releases are flying out of Scotland at the...

The Great Escape

Scotland at The Great Escape – A&A 4 Picks

Alive & Amplified picks out 4 Scottish bands to check out at The Great Escape this year. Scotland’s music scene is booming, and that is reflected in the Scottish bands who will make the jaunt down...

New Releases – 05/05/2017

Alive & Amplified rounds up the latest releases from Scotland.   MADES – Never Lonely – Debut Single Everyone who writes, plays, promotes or is involved in any aspect of new music will tell you that...

Edinburgh Gigs

Gig Highlights – 3rd-9th April

This week’s gig highlights in Edinburgh. Amy Macdonald, Posable Action Figures, Ded Rabbit & Domiciles all play. Rather than the usual gig guide, I have decided to write a bit about what is happening in...

Wide Days

Wide Days 2017 – Showcase Acts Announced

Wide Days returns to Edinburgh on 21-22 April and this year’s showcase acts have been announced. Wide Days 2017 will take place at Teviot Row House on 21-22 April and the 7 showcase acts have...

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New Releases – 10th March 2017

Alive & Amplified rounds up the latest releases from around Scotland. It’s been a while since we sat down and went through the latest release so here are 4 of the best new things to...

albums of the year

Albums Of The Year 2016

Alive & Amplified rounds up the Albums Of 2016 with guest submissions. It’s been an amazing year for album releases this year. I genuinely feel that trying to pick just 5 albums has been more...

Noah Noah

Video Premiere – Noah Noah – The Lie

Noah Noah have released a brand new video for ‘The Lie’ Alive & Amplified caught up with frontman Fraser to talk 2016, videos and future plans. It’s around about this time of year when I start...