Music & Festivals

Marshes Live Gig, Single & Video Release Build on US Bookshop Album

Fans of Wigtownshire's very own Bookshop Band have yet another treat to look forward to as Beth Porter, one half of the folk duo, releases...
New Album 'Sounds Like Knockengorroch' The Perfect Stocking Filler

New Album ‘Sounds Like Knockengorroch’ The Perfect Stocking Filler

Knockengorroch Festival has announced the release of a lockdown album, Sounds Like Knockengorroch, featuring 20 tracks from artists who performed at Virtually Knockengorroch –...
The CatStrand Singers continue: Those who wish to sing always find a song!

The Catstrand Singers Continue – Those Who Wish To Sing Always Find A Song!

The current pandemic and restrictions have not halted the Catstrand Singers in writing, learning and rehearsing songs from their forthcoming songbook. This will see...
NHS WORKER ORIGINALLY FROM DUMFRIES RELEASES SINGLE INSPIRED BY COVID-19 LOCKDOWN

NHS Worker Originally From Dumfries Releases Single Inspired By Covid-19 Lockdown

A new exciting collaboration has been born through the difficult times of 2020. Darker Clouds, a musical duo formed in Glasgow/Paisley has come together,...
SPECSAVERS SCOTTISH MUSIC AWARDS ANNOUNCES HUGE NAMES FOR 2020 VIRTUAL EVENT INCLUDING BIFFY CLYRO, LEWIS CAPALDI, TEXAS, WET WET WET AND MOR

Specsavers Scottish Music Awards Announces Huge Names For 2020 Virtual Event Including Biffy Clyro,...

Nordoff Robbins and sponsors Specsavers have announced the full line-up for 2020s virtual Specsavers Scottish Music Awards, bringing some of the countrys biggest stars...
Wigtownshire's Bookshop Band Sing Songs from the Bookshops of America 

Wigtownshire’s Bookshop Band Sing Songs From The Bookshops Of America 

New LP by folk duo from Wigtown, Dumfries and Galloway, Scotland’s National Book Town celebrates the magic of literature and the world’s independent book...
'I Predict A Riot' As KAISER CHIEFS Announced to play At Doonhame fstival 2021

‘I Predict A Riot’ As KAISER CHIEFS Announced To Play At Doonhame Festival 2021

The Doonhame Festival has announced a raft of top quality acts including Kaiser Chiefs, Top-loader, Bad Manners and The Feeling is scheduled to return...
Ewan McLennan to release single Roll On from upcoming Sounds Like Knockengorroch album

Ewan Mclennan To Release Single Roll On From Upcoming Sounds Like Knockengorroch Album

Scottish folk musician and singer songwriter Ewan McLennan has announced the release of a new single, Roll On, written about and especially for Knockengorroch...
Light Festival Announces Expanded Paid Training Scheme

Dumfries Light Festival Announces Expanded Paid Training Scheme

Now in its fifth year, D-Lux Festival of Light-based Art has announced a beefed-up range of paid internships for young people aged 25 and...
Local Musician Helps spread love in all corners of our region.

Local Musician Grant Dinwoodie Helps Spread Love In All Corners Of Our Region

Dumfries & Galloway Arts Festival and local musician Grant Dinwoodie are working together to perform Garden Gigs & Doorstop Songs in every corner of...