Sound News

57 North Presents: Towards Light

Towards Light are an Aberdeen-based psychedelic indie-rock band, with a hint of grunge and blues.

Formed in January 2017, they’re influenced by 1960s psychedelia, as well as 80s and 90s indie and alternative bands such as R.E.M and Nirvana.

Date added: 23/05/2018

57 North Presents: Captain Tom Simmonds

Tom Simmonds runs both Aberdeen-based label Fat Hippy Records and recording & rehearsal studio Captain Tom’s.

Date added: 16/05/2018

57 North Presents: Sonic Bucker

Sonic Bucker are a two-piece Aberdeen-based band with a sound that’s been described as ZZ Top playing The Dead Weather.

Date added: 09/05/2018

57 North Presents: Kit Purnell

This week's 57 North Presents guest is drummer turned singer-songwriter Kit Purnell, who'll be in the studio on Monday 7th May.

Date added: 02/05/2018

57 North Presents: Gypsy Roots

Six-piece Aberdeen punk-rock-reggae outfit Gypsy Roots visit the 57 North Presents studio on Monday 30th April.

The band have just released their debut single ‘Everyday’ on local label Fat Hippy Records, and an album, ‘Chanting Down The Babylon’, follows in May.

Date added: 25/04/2018

57 North Presents: Thrashist Regime

Aberdeen-based thrash metal band Thrashist Regime are our 57 North Presents studio guests on Monday 23rd April.

Date added: 18/04/2018

57 North Presents: Broken Rivers

Aberdeen-based Americana band Broken Rivers visit the 57 North Presents/shmu studios on Monday 16th April!

Ewen Whyte, Kirsty Macdonald, Gordon Tough, Anne Mitchell & Nikolas Georgopoulos make up the band, whose blend of folk & Americana has seen them compared with the likes of The Lumineers and The Civil Wars.

Date added: 11/04/2018

57 North Presents: Before Stories

This week on 57° North Presents, we're delighted to feature Before Stories! They will appear live on the show on Monday the 30th of October from 8-10pm, playing tracks from their across their latest EP To Fill These Lungs, and filling us in on all things Before Stories.

Date added: 30/10/2017

57 North Presents: Dumbhouse

This week on 57° North Presents, we're excited to feature local singer-songwriter Dumbhouse! Tune in to the show on shmuFM from 8-10pm to hear new Dumbhouse tracks, an interview with Craig himself, local music news, gigs and releases - and probably a couple old Ashley Park gems while we're at it!

Date added: 17/07/2017

57 North Presents: Deadloss Superstar

This week on 57° North Presents, we're delighted to feature Deadloss Superstar! They appeared live on the show on Monday the 10th of July from 8-10pm, playing tracks from their across their sixteen-year career and chatti

Date added: 10/07/2017