Central Scotland based drone/ambient/folk/noise/avant-garde collective. Founding members agreed to solidify the notion after debuting material at a family fun day mini-festival in the middle of a half-flooded rugby ground in the mini-city of Stirling circa June 2006. They currently have Four limited Edition CDr-EPs; EP1, EP2, The Dust of Exploded Beliefs May Make a Fine Sunset and the most recently released - No Tears for Silver Healers.
The Cast consists of Mairi Campbell and Dave Francis, who bring a unique approach to traditional Scottish music.
There is more than one band with this name. 1. Lowlife was a Scottish post-punk/dream pop band, active from 1985 to 1997. Although never obtaining mainstream popularity, they developed a cult following that continues to this day. Early years: Pre-Lowlife Dead Neighbours was an early-1980s psychobilly band from Grangemouth, Scotland, originally consisting of Craig Lorentson (vocals), David Steel (bass), Ronnie Buchanan (guitar) , and Grant McDowall (drums).
Old Blind Dogs is a musical group which plays Celtic folk and traditional Scottish folk music, with influences from rock, reggae and Middle Eastern music rhythms. The three founding members of the band (Ian F Benzie, Buzzby McMillan and Jonny Hardie) first met during a so-called "buskers' holiday" in the Scottish Highlands in 1990, and after playing together for the summer decided to call themselves "Old Blind Dogs".
Solipsism is Craig Murphy, an Experimental Musician and Recording Artist from Glasgow in Scotland. His cross-genre style incorporates elements of Ambient, Techno, IDM, Electro and Experimental Music and his releases have been featured on various Radio Stations from across the Globe, including BBC Radio 1, BBC6 Music, XFM London and Digital Nimbus (U.S.A).
He is also a member of the Psychedelic/Folk band Shoosh, alongside Ed Drury and Neil Carlill. The latter who had several Top 40 hits in the UK with his band Delicatessen (Rough Trade, Big Life).
To Our Glorious Death are a 5-piece hardcore outfit from Aberdeen, Scotland. In their shortlived time a band, they have shared stages with the likes of My Minds Weapon, Lavondyss, The Arusha Accord and Bleed From Within. Redefined in 2009 with a new line up and new material TOGD are pushing and experimenting at every turn to bring a different idea to tech based death metal.
http://www.myspace.com/loversturntomonsters Lovers Turn To Monsters (LTTM) is the solo project of Scottish youngster Kyle Wood. Taking influences from all over the place from Bob Dylan, Neil Young, Loudon Wainwright, Lou Barlow,Snow Patrol through to Get Cape, Wear Cape, Fly. Kyle's music is known for it's Lo-Fi charm and pop practicality. His live shows consisting mainly of him, his acoustic guitar and his trusty drum machine.
"Beerjacket is a young man with an acoustic guitar whose backing band comprises a tambourine and a drum machine. Stylistic comparisons to Elliott Smith or Jose Gonzalez wouldn’t be far off, while his prolific output of albums offer an endearing lo-fi sound that lets the quality of his songs and the calibre of his songwriting steal the show." Pop Cop Shows have included opening for folks such as: