Small Town Sounds

Ivan Drever

Dumfries gears up for Spoke Fest 2!

[vc_row][vc_column][vc_column_text]After a highly successful debut event in 2014, Spoke Promotions have announced Spoke Fest 2 which will this time have a folk and blues...

Rabbies Tavern

Eden Festival 2016 seeks local musicians

[vc_row][vc_column][vc_column_text]Eden Festival organisers are looking for Dumfries & Galloway musicians to play at this year’s event as part of the Rabbie’s Tavern line-up. Rabbie’s...

Dumfries Heavy Metal Hootenanny 2015

[vc_row][vc_column][vc_column_text] IIIIIIITTTTTTTTSSSSSS CHHHHRRRIIISSTTTMMMMASSSSSS! But who cares about that?? On Friday December 18th, Bloodthread are bringing along some of our friends from round the country...

Robert Shields at Wh? Not: Review

[vc_row][vc_column][vc_column_text]Many people have asked me what has happened to Finding Albert recently – for a band that previously did such an excellent job of...

Novantae

Up to the neck in Novantae!

James Henderson, Guy Bryson and Tom Cuddihy – collectively known as Novantae – bring their foot stomping, Celtic folk rock to The Venue, Dumfries...

Sean Whittaker slider

Sean Whittaker: 1962-2015

Aventus founder member and lead guitarist, Sean Whittaker, was only 51 when he was diagnosed with mouth cancer. He bravely fought it for a...