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John Clarkson: Most Recent Articles

Cheetah Chrome: Interview
John Clarkson speaks to punk guitarist Cheetah Chrome about his bands Rocket from the Tombs and the Dead Boys, and 'Solo', his new mini-album and debut solo release
Francis Macdonald and Harry Pye: Interview
John Clarkson charts to Glasgow-based musician and Teenage Fanclub drummer Francis Macdonald and London-based artist Harry Pye who have recently started creating music together and whose first release is about French New Wave film director Jean-Luc Godard
Martin Metcalfe and the Fornicators: Voodoo Rooms, Edinburgh, 30/6/2014
John Clarkson watches former Goodbye Mr Mackenzie front-man Martin Metcalfe play a career-defining set of both old and new material with his latest band the Fornicators in his first home town show in three years at the Voodoo Rooms in Edinburgh
Saint Etienne: Interview
John Clarkson speaks to Sarah Cracknell from seminal indie electronic indie/dance pop trio Saint Etienne about their new book of photographs which chronicles her band's entire career
Delines: Interview with Willy Vlautin
Richmond Fontaine frontman and singer-songwriter Willy Vlautin talks to John Clarkson about his new band the Delines, their debut album 'Colfax', and 'The Free', his recently published fourth novel

Most Recent Reviews

Nazareth: Rock 'n' Roll Telephone - CD
Routine and predictable but enjoyable latest album from veteran hard rockers Nazareth, the last to feature original singer Dan McCafferty
Vinny Peculiar: The Root Mull Affect - CD
First-rate literate pop on new retrospective from Manchester-based singer-songwriter and cult artist, Vinny Peculiar
Skinner Group: Back on the Horse - CD
Fantastic debut album from Glaswegian act the Skinner Group, the new band of ex-Hipsway front man Grahame Skinner
Repomen: Vapour Trails - CDS
Imaginative and unpredictable latest EP from Sheffield-based alternative rockers, RepoMen
V/A: The Clutha Sessions - CD
Superb charity compilation album released to raise money for the families of the victims of the Clutha tragedy

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