Category Archives: alternative rock

Barenaked at the Beach

A wet and windy autumnal Monday evening may not be everyone’s idea of a good night to head down to the beach but, come 7pm, I joined the line of windswept people queuing to get into the Beach Ballroom, all … Continue reading

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Chasing the Sun

A trip to the Lemon Tree had been on the cards for a while for Dark Secret and Still Burning. Visiting from Glasgow, Tijuana Bibles were tonights evening pleasure and you can read our review and see some pictures here.

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Pepper and Dignity

Sunday night took Still Burning and Dark Secret to The Music Hall, to catch Deacon Blue, returning to Aberdeen to promote their new album – ‘A New House’ – on the second show of their UK tour, which kicked off … Continue reading

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Come Along or Be Dragged

After a memorable performance at Captain Toms only a few short months ago and a return to Aberdeen to play The Moorings Bar this Friday night, Still Burning took a time out and had a word with The Manic Shine. … Continue reading

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Lovers and Fighters

We first discovered The Temperance Movement last year when they played a rammed Tunnels in Aberdeen. A few short months later and they are back in the city at a larger venue and a with few more songs but the … Continue reading

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If your Dad doesn’t have a beard, you’ve got two mums

And so it continued, many times, when The Beards came to The Lemon Tree, Aberdeen with support from Massive Horse. Words and pictures from Dark Secret and (a grumpy) Still Burning can be found here.  

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Commit(ment)

Tonight we’re looking forward to the Indian Red Lopez album launch at Peacock Visual Arts, Aberdeen.  Hopefully we’ll have some pictures of the event online on FnS in the next few days. Its their second album and is entitled Commit. … Continue reading

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