Remember Erland Cooper‘s Orkney Triptych? Landform‘ is the third and final companion piece, going along with the last of the three long-players to be released, ‘Hether Blether‘.

Memes release an EP via Fierce Panda which gathers together previous singles including ‘So What

Paisley duo Drift follow up a track from 2019, ‘The Isle of’, inspired by vocalist Linzi Clark’s trip to Arran. Producer Andrew Quinn offers up his own tribute to the Ayrshire island with ‘The Isle of Pt. 2

Vagrant Real Estate follows his own album ‘Sweetheartgrips‘ from last December with a 10 track album ‘Glass Half Full‘ – a collaboration with New York-based YNX716, a rapper from Buffalo. It’s streaming-only, maybe that’s how they do things in the US of A.

Millar Jukes, an ex-pat Scot now based in Melbourne, follows previous singles ‘Fire’ and ‘Fangs’ with ‘Home’, which itself trails the album he spent the past 18 months recording with Lachlan Bryan and Damien Cafarella, and which is due early in 2021.

Rachel Jack releases a new single, ‘For You’ – following her five track debut CD ‘The Calgary Tapes‘ created while completing a Songwriting Scholarship with Paolo Nutini.


Popcorn Fiend – Aberdonian electronic producer Michael MacLennan – recently released his first material in nine years in ‘Bear On Bear‘, and like that track, new single ‘My Life. Your Life. Our Life‘ is taken from album ‘Distance’.

Last but not least, STEWXRT – a 20 year old rap artist from Oban – releases an album entitled ‘Finding My Way‘ – its seven tracks, he says, highlight the mental health struggles faced throughout lockdown, although “there is an element of hope in it, and sends the message that everything is going to be okay.”