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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Industrial Use Only

Friday night at the Moorings Bar, its like a home from home for FnS people at the moment. This week Jill got along to see Japanese Psydoll and Scotlands own technoheads, Metaltech. Read her review here with some pictures from … Continue reading

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This is an Emergency

Another act to make a welcome return to Aberdeen were The Pigeon Detectives again kicking off their latest tour at The Lemon Tree. Support was from Young Kato. Pierced Princess was there to give us her report of the evening … Continue reading

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Guitar Gold

No stranger to a guitar himself, reviewer B went along to see the great Joe Bonamassa’s first visit to the north east of Scotland and here is what he thought of it all.

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