Sound News

57 North Presents: Run To Vega

Aberdeen-based rock band Run To Vega were formed by Kev Corel and Sye Christian in March of 2016.

Taking influences from a variety of styles and genres, they were finalists in the 2018-2019 Eruption Battle of the Bands competition and also nominated for 'Best Alternative Act' at The Fudge Awards.

Date added: 13/05/2019

57 North Presents: Audiokicks

Aberdeenshire indie-rockers Audiokicks released their latest album ‘Lost To This World’ in February this year.

After 13 years behind the kit, drummer Ian Brown played his last show with the band in March and a new chapter for Audiokicks awaits.

Date added: 26/04/2019

57 North Presents: Michael Moloney (Chameleon Records)

Michael Moloney runs independent record (and design) shop Chameleon on Aberdeen’s Union Grove.

It’s a busy time for Chameleon as they gear up for Record Store Day on Saturday 13th April.

Date added: 04/04/2019

57 North Presents: David Angus

David Angus is an Aberdeen-based singer-songwriter who has appeared on shmuFM several times in the past.

He’s gearing up for the release of his new album and plays EXOFST in Aberdeen later this month.

David will be playing live in the studio on Monday the 1st of April from 8–10pm.

Date added: 27/03/2019

57 North Presents: Owen Gibson

Owen Gibson is a 20 year-old singer-songwriter based in Aberdeen.

Owen released his debut EP 'From Me, to You’ in 2018, and plays regular gigs and acoustic nights in Aberdeen & the North East.

He’ll be playing live in the studio on Monday the 25th of March from 8–10pm.

Date added: 20/03/2019

57 North Presents: EXOFST

EXOFST is a one-night mini festival organised by students from RGU as part of Aberdeen Student Festival.

It takes place at Aberdeen’s Exodus on Friday 19th April and features a host of local bands & musicians including Glass Monkey, Dave Angus, Offline, Emily Watt, Ramona, Shannon F & Purgatory.

Date added: 14/03/2019

57 North Presents: The Fudge Music Awards

This Monday's (11th March) 57 North Presents sees Alan joined by promoter 'Mr Fudge' as he gears up for the 19th annual edition of The Fudge Music Awards.

Date added: 07/03/2019

57 North Presents: Worlds Apart

Worlds Apart are a four-piece, Sixties-influenced power pop band hailing from the North East of Scotland.

Featuring former members of bands such as Stanley and Sanctuary, they’ve just released their second album ‘Songs for Sons and Daughters’.

Date added: 13/02/2019

57 North Presents: PAGES

PAGES are a three-piece alternative pop band from Aberdeen featuring Matt Fraser (vocals/rhythm), Jack Lovie (lead) & Alistair McKinlay (bass).

Date added: 07/02/2019

57 North Presents: Dirty Shoes

Dirty Shoes were formed in Aberdeen in 2012, and their melodic indie sound can be heard on their recently-released third EP ‘Room One’ on Fat Hippy Records, which follows on from the well-received ‘The World’s Asleep’ EP (2013) and ‘81’ EP (2016).

Date added: 30/01/2019