Last year, I met up with Rowan Wright and El Parks, two well-known faces of Scotland’s music scene with a plan to create their dream club night. Desperate to create a night inspired by cult movies of yesteryear and their desire to find a club where ridiculous dancing is openly encouraged, the pair teamed up… Read More One Year of Drugstore Glamour: In The Mood For Dancing
Tonight, Glasgow School of Art presents a one off night full of female rap, trap and grime as a fundraiser for Sisters Uncut. With an appearance from Lady Shocker, a grime rapper from East London, Tomboy looks set to be an insanely cool night for only £5 entry. Also taking to the stage is Sycophantasy,… Read More GSA Feminist Society Presents: Tomboy
Rachel Watson and Emily Wylde are two Glasgow based artists who started working together under the Ghost Girls Society guise four months ago. They are largely an illustration collective but have their first ever club night planned on Saturday 26th November in BLOC+. Their work is hyper feminine, futuristic and cute – I spoke to… Read More Getting Spooky With Ghost Girls Society
El and Rowan are two prolific ladies when it comes to the Scottish creative scene. El Parks is an artist and DJ from Edinburgh who recently brought her talents to Glasgow, while Dundonian Rowan is well known for her music making on both the east and west coast since relocating to Glasgow in 2013. The two… Read More El Parks and Rowan Wright: Drugstore Glamour
Since I moved to Glasgow last year I’ve been dying to go to the monthly club night Push It. I’d heard about it from friends and seen endless Facebook events set on nights that due to several reasons I couldn’t make. During a family crisis I saw Push It were hosting a Nicki Minaj vs… Read More Push It Real Good: An Interview With Glasgow’s All Female Club Night
I first came across Jemma Hatherill on a spontaneous night out to The Art School during my fresher’s experience in Glasgow. Drunkenly, the first thing I said when walking into The Vic Cafe’s smoky room at 1AM on a Thursday was “Oh my god, she is so cool. She is just so cool.” She just… Read More Tiger Beat, DJ Femme Fresh, PVC: Who is Jemma Hatherill?
Glasgow based DJ goes by Sophie Kindreich during the day and Deep Brandy Album Cuts by night. She is a regular at all inclusive Art School club night PVC and a writer for music blog Truants – I spoke in detail with her about DJing as a woman on the Scottish music scene, how she… Read More Spotlight On: Deep Brandy Album Cuts