zines ... record shops ... pubs&clubs ... venues ... whatever...
Websites, fanzines and other 'resources'...
Homegrown Fanzine - star-studded Scottish zine, with mailorder
White Noise - for more 'unconventional' (experimental, electronic, eclectic) music
Scottish Music Network - recently-relaunched Scottish zine/resource (was Scotland Calling)
Scottish gig guide (not just indie...)
Bigmachine - site of promoters of the West End Festival
The Big Shop - much-needed musical guide to the Highlands
The Hunger Site - donate free food NOW!
GMC - the Glasgow Musak Kollectiv
Shy and Quiet - Dumfries webzine
NEMIS - New Muic In Scotland
Beatscene - for playlists and info on Jim Gellatly's Beat106 show
Up-starts - Go! magazine's column and monthly new bands night at the 13thNote
Scottish Arts Council - soon-to-be providers of funding for music in Scotland
Slipcue - Scottish indie pages including Sheena Easton (!)
Indie Contact Bible - er, 'bible' of indie contacts
New Music Glasgow - what it says, really...
Devil in The Woods records - home to Cowdenbeath's finest, Cruiser...
Barrowland - legendary Glasgow rock venue
Chavyland - Glasgow indie band resource
Skippy's Cage - indie music website, a bit like this one, only for London
Larealistica - indie website
Glasgow music online - Glasgow jazz, and beyond...
freakshow - indie music webzine
Netevents - as it says, events... on the net... for all UK
Fudge - great Aberdeen zine./resource
RedT - Tennents info site for Tbreak and other info
Something Going On - archive Scottish indie interviews
Elevation Station - unsigned bands
Start a Revolution - US zine
Cubic Gorilla - various reviews of an independent nature
Create - resource for people working with youth-oriented arts in Scotland
Celtic MP3s Music Magazine - free ezine featuring free Celtic music downloads
The Bards Crier - free music marketing and promotion tips for working musicians.
The Vault - BBC Scotland's archive of band photos and stories
Killing Fantasy- female-oriented indie writing including interviews with Manda Rin and the like
HUBL- Highland Unsigned Band List
Low Wattage- South-west Scotland unsigned band site
Surface Pressure - music, artwork, T-shirts...
Gig101 - zine...
Verden Rehearsal/recording (Edinburgh)
SoPurple - Edinburgh venues/promotions
Urban Studios (Glasgow)
radiomagnetic - electronic, ambient, and alternative danve on this Scottish webradio station
Brainwash RealAudio streaming site - there's some Scottish stuff on here too
A Badge of Friendship -zine
BBC Music Scotland - BBC's home of new music
Kooba Radio - independent webcasters
Celtic Music Shop - the place for more traditional music
GoMusic Store - new Scottish-based mp3 download site
Clubs, pubs, venues
Interactive - regular electronic/ambient/Krautrock club at 13th Note
Hi-Karate - Glasgow club
Deepburnt - promoters of electronica nights throughout Scotland
Island Events - acoustic show promoters
Chocolate Starfish - Edinburgh-based promoters for up and coming acts
Carling Ademy - new Glasgow for big-name acts
Music Tourist Board- UK-wide music resource
Good For Nothing Promotions
The Liquid Lounge - new Glasgow live venue
The Bongo Club - top Edinburgh venue
East Grange Loft - Moray venue
Recording studios etc
Substation - Cowdenbeath studio favoured by the likes of Mogwai and Snow Patrol
Homegrown Productions - recording studio
Audiowave - sound Dundee guys
The Attic - in Cellardyke, Fife,
Sound Cafe - studio in Penicuik
Beat Factory - mobile recording studio
Krine Castle - Perth recording studio
Chem19 - Chemikal Underground-owned studios in Hamilton
Chem19 - Maybank recording studios - Glasgow southside facility
Blue Productions - Glasgow studio
Core - Glasgow studio
Lighthouse - Edinburgh-based studio
Gogo Studios - new Glasgow recording facility
Tallboy Recordings - Glasgow studio
Bearsuit - fine band, pals of Magoo you know...
Toupe - Hackpen band and thus pals of Small Enclosed Area, Cayto and Won Mississippi...
other bits and bobs...
T-shirt junkie - Ayrshire-based T-shirt company
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