Review: Neu! Reekie – Emelle Album Launch

As Neu! Reekie! present THE Emelle Album Launch & Special Guests opens, Michael Pedersen and Kevin Williamson apologise for the clunky title. But they’re keen to stress that the latest edition of their long-running night is a Neu! Reekie! with a difference, even if the opening is as endearingly shambolic as usual. Michael delivers a poem arising from his RLS Fellowship that was deemed unsuitable for Scottish schoolchildren. Kevin’s opening “performance poem” consists of inviting members of the audience to try the Indonesian durian fruit sweets that his children have rejected for their potent stench. And that goes some...

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