Thomas McConnell: We’d love to come and play during the Edinburgh festival

This February TV ME release their new EP, A Broadcast from TV ME, which the band are presently touring to promote. Having supported Featherwest they performed in the Hug and Pint in Glasgow and the Leith Depot Bar in Edinburgh.
Thomas McConnell from the band spoke with The Fountain about his desire to play during Edinburgh’s Festival month and releasing the EP.

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HANNIE: We’ve signed up to the Mars mission already

HANNIE, the song-writing duo of multi-instrumentalists Hannah Koppenburg and Annie Wagstaff have released their debut single Cosmic Bound, combining their talents to pair funk-driven guitars and keys with pop melodies.
Annie and Hannah spoke with The Fountain about their plans for touring and single releases later in the year.

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Georgie: It was a great experience, really loved it

Georgie is not only hitting us with new three track EP, Too Much TV, on 16th February but is also presently touring with Jake Bugg, performing in the Old Fruitmarket in Glasgow on 20th of the same month.
The soulstress spoke with The Fountain about her busy year, working with Matthew E White and her love of a Glasgow crowds.

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Aaron Lee Tasjan: Really looking forward to being in Glasgow paying tribute to the legendary Johnny Cash

Aaron Lee Tasjan is back in Scotland, performing again at Celtic Connections tonight, this time paying tribute to Johnny Cash, playing alongside Dale Watson and the likes of Rab Noakes and James Grant. Having recently released acclaimed debut, Silver Tears, it is likely he will be performing in Scotland again soon.
Aaron spoke with The Fountain about the response to his album, performing at the renowned Celtic Connections and what we can look forward to from him soon.

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Denny White: Releasing music is one of the best feelings

Writer and producer, Denny White, has released new soulful single, Torn Up, which premiered via Earmilk. Hailing from California, White has performed with notable artists, Young the Giant and Dawes, as well as collaborating with One Republic’s Brent Kutzle.
Denny spoke with The Fountain about the joy of releasing music, his wish to perform in Scotland and his favourite gig in Amsterdam.

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Nick Hodgson: Things get done a lot quicker on your own

Nick Hodgson, renowned for his work with the Kaiser Chiefs, is releasing debut solo album, Tell Your Friends on 26th January, which he is promoting with several instores including one on 26th January in Edinburgh’s Vox Box Records.
Nick spoke with The Fountain about the pros and cons of working solo, and mentioned that we are likely to see more gigs from him later in the year.

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Jackson MacIntosh: I am referring to Pink Floyd’s Dark Side Of The Moon of course

Jackson MacIntosh, who was the producer of the last two Homeshake albums, and collaborator with the likes of TOPS and Sheer Agony is releasing his own record, My Dark Side, out on Sinderlyn on 23rd February.
Jackson spoke with The Fountain about his favourite gig in gay Paris, the strong Pink Floyd influences on this new album and his Scottish connections.

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Chiara Berardelli: I don’t think anyone is ever completely happy with their finished album

Glasgow-based musician Chiara Berardelli has a busy year ahead with a new single out, Deep Space Hibernation, which is from new reflective, soul-searching LP, Seamonster, out in March.
Chiara spoke with The Fountain about her decision to get into music, working with the Hidden Lane community in Glasgow as well as her plans for touring in 2018.

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Rod Thomas: I’ve been able to work with some of my absolute favourite artists

Rod Thomas, AKA Bright Light Bright Light has much going for him in 2018, with recent album release, Choreography, and an imminent single release, Little Bit on 26th January. On top of all that he is touring with Erasure, their sole support.
Rod spoke with The Fountain about the inspiration behind the name, working alongside such talent as Elton John and Alan Cumming, and the influences behind his illustrious work.

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