Christine and the Queens – Usher Hall, Edinburgh, November 24th, 2018

Christine and the Queens – Usher Hall, Edinburgh, November 24th, 2018

Like almost everyone else I first became aware of Christine and the Queens after their appearance on "Later with Jools Holland..." in April, 2016.  On that occasion they gave us a performance of "Tilted" that combined a beautiful voice, stunning choreography, the spirit of Michael Jackson, a homage to the wonders of disco and eighties [...]

Marion – Bannerman’s, Edinburgh, 16/11/18

Marion – Bannerman’s, Edinburgh, 16/11/18

It seems like a long time ago now. All of it. "Violent Men" for the first time. The Melody Maker tour at the Garage on Sauchiehall Street in Glasgow. Supporting Morrissey, specifically at the Civic Hall in Motherwell. Buying "This World and Body" from Sleeves in Kirkcaldy. Somehow getting a promo copy of "Miyako Hideaway". [...]