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Hero Of The Week – Whoever thought up the SAY Awards

So, Aidan Moffat and Bill Wells won the inaugural Scottish Album Of The Year Award last night. There’s about a million reasons why this is great – it’s beautiful music, it’s distinctive, it wouldn’t win anywhere else – but most … Continue reading

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Heroes Of The Week – Taffy

It’s funny what you find when you’re not really looking. Taffy are a band coming straight out of  Tokyo who play some of the finest Britpop you’re likely to hear. Yes, Britpop. The now much derided sound (sometimes fairly, sometimes … Continue reading

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Hero Of The Week – Craig Charles

Don’t worry, I’m not a closet Coronation Street fan. And nor is it because he used to be in Red Dwarf (which for some reason I loved when I was younger). No, it is because of his supreme, and sometimes … Continue reading

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Hero Of The Week – Serge Pizzorno

So, anybody that even vaguely knows me probably knew this one was coming. I’ve pretty much been trying and failing to get a bromance on the go with this guy since their debut came out in 2004 (really doesn’t feel … Continue reading

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Heroes Of The Week – Noisey’s ‘Cute Kid’ Reviewers

It pains me to say it but I’m usually quite a cynical young man when it comes to music. But even I couldn’t deny the absolutely unashamed amazingness of this. I’m sure you’ve all seen them by now as well. … Continue reading

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Hero Of The Week – Rhys Webb

Whether it’s post gig euphoria or genuine inspiration, I decided to christen my Hero Of The Week column with Rhys Webb of The Horrors. This shouldn’t be a hard one to argue. The man plays bass with the demented soul … Continue reading

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