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Electric Fields – Ones To Watch – 2017

Alive & Amplified pick 10 bands for you to check out at Electric Fields this weekend. Look 👆 honestly look 👆 how are we supposed to pick just 10 bands for you to see at Electric Fields. It’s one...

Electric Fields

Your Essential Guide To Electric Fields 2017

Electric Fields is just around the corner (1st & 2nd September) Alive & Amplified takes a look at making the most out of your weekend at Drumlanrig Castle. These days music festivals are about much...

Belladrum 2017 – The Best of the Seedlings Stage

Belladrum Festival is this weekend. Alive & Amplified takes a look at the bands you should be checking out over the weekend. Belladrum Festival takes place just outside Inverness this weekend. As ever they have...

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...

Vukovi - album

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...