Monthly Archives: November 2004

Rick Fulton, Daily Record, 03.11.06

For the Grains of Sand FIRST full-length album (although they’ve released two mini-albums) from Edinburgh’s finest. It’s been two years since Disaster for Scotland and boy have they moved on. Wonders of the Invisible World, while still playing their blend … Continue reading

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Avril Cadden, Sunday Mail, 05.11.06 [3/5]

Anything aligned with Fife’s Fence Collective is worth a look. Doug Johnstone and Viv Strachan share vocals on this charm-filled album. Comparable to Sparklehorse, Will Oldham and Low, the Edinburgh band’s sound is often gentle and the lyrics thoughtful. Scaffolding, … Continue reading

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Kevin Moug, Maverick Magazine, 07.11.06 [4/5]

Edinburgh based band Northern Alliance are part of the loose coalition of musicians known as the Fence Collective. This is the band’s third album coming over two years after the critically acclaimed Hope in Little Things (2003) and Disaster for … Continue reading

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