On Thursday 21st at Glasgow’s Stereo, Kit / Divorce / Neighbourhood Gout – the headliners are from LA (mostly and described as a “super-melodic experimental rock band” by Cry Parrot, promoters who usually know what they’re talking about.
Divorce you may already know about – one of the more highly regarded noise-rock acts from these parts – but the openers – Neighbourhood Gout – are a new act featuring members of Gay Against You, Eternal Fags and Tangles. Interesting. Tickets here, more details here.

And on Friday in Dundee, at the Doghouse, The Phantom Band come to town. Support are local lads made good, Spare Snare (pictured). (The Phantoms, sans Snare, also play Aberdeen on Wednesday, Edinburgh on Thursday and Glasgow on Saturday – more here. Slightly younger and slightly noisier locals Pensioner open the proceedings.