Sound News

57 North Presents: Audiokicks

Local indie outfit Audiokicks have recently gone through some line-up changes.

Now a four-piece consisting of Gavin Baxter (guitar/vocals), Iain Jamieson (vocals/guitar), Jamie Robson (drums) and Mathilde Fongen (bass/vocals), they release new single ‘Stuck on Repeat’ on 9th February.

Date added: 22/01/2020

57 North Presents: Cherry Bleach

Cherry Bleach are a 4-piece alt-rock band from Aberdeen. 

Date added: 15/01/2020

57 North Presents returns on Monday 13th January

57 North Presents will return on Monday 13th January 2020.

We'll be re-running some previous shows until then.

Thanks for listening this year! 

Date added: 18/12/2019

57 North Presents: Vintage Society Music

Alex Matthew is manager of Vintage Society Music, who run an interview-based YouTube channel which showcases bands playing and touring in Scotland.

Date added: 04/12/2019

57 North Presents: Casper Heyzeus

Self-proclaimed ‘weirdo synth-pop alt-rockers’ Casper Heyzeus began as a solo project in Aberdeen in 2015. They’ve since expanded to a five-piece and have released a number of albums and EPs both online and on affiliated local cassette label Ice Cream for Crow Records.

Date added: 13/11/2019

57 North Presents: Sam Hibbard

Sam Hibbard is a 21 year-old singer-songwriter based in Aberdeen. He’s been performing since the age of 16 and has played over 250 gigs to date across the UK and further afield in the likes of Eastern Europe and the Greek Islands. 

Date added: 06/11/2019

57 North Presents: Craig John Davidson

Aberdeen singer-songwriter Craig John Davidson has been releasing music since 2008 and has toured in the UK, Europe and the USA.

Date added: 23/10/2019

57 North Presents: Oliver Richard

Self-described “loner rock” singer-songwriter Oliver Richard from Aberdeen had his song ‘Approach Me Like A Lion’ chosen by David Bowie producer Tony Visconti as the winner of the global Stylophone 50 songwriting competition in 2018.

Date added: 16/10/2019

57 North Presents: The Ghost Tape

Chris Simpson and Jeff Bruce make up Aberdeen rock duo The Ghost Tape.

Regulars on the local scene, they currently have three tracks available online (with more to follow early next year) and play the semi-finals of Krakatoa’s Eruption battle of the bands competition in January.

Date added: 03/10/2019

57 North Presents: The Kymatiks

Eclectic Aberdeen band The Kymatiks formed in November of last year.

Since then, they’ve played headline shows at Aberdeen’s Blue Lamp and Banchory Beer Festival and headline the Inverurie Beer Festival in October.

Date added: 25/09/2019