This week’s audio-visual feast starts with the eyes…


On Saturday 9th July, BBC Scotland has a TRNSMT Takeover in lieu of the canceled event which should have taken place this weekend. Three hours of highlights from previous three years of the Glasgow Green event, hosted by Edith Bowman, via pre-recorded links from her back garden.

Previous performances from Biffy Clyro and Lewis Capaldi as well as Radiohead will be rebroadcast, from 9pm.

(TRNSMT 2021, including Liam Gallagher, Lewis Capaldi, Ian Brown, Foals, Rita Ora and Snow Patrol, will take place from July 9th – 11th next year, more including tickets from

Aidan Moffat is the subject of episode 4 of ‘I’m Not Here’. The podcast series with promoter and journalist John Paul Mason has already featured The Twilight Sad’s James Graham, sound engineer and tour manager Rachel Ryan, and gig rep Dave McGeachan, all talking about their lives in what we’ll loosely term ‘showbiz’.
The first part of JP’s chat with the Arab Strap frontman can be heard via Spotify or iTunes

And is it a gig or a broadcast? ballboy’s regular Coronavirus Live set – up to #12 now – is a pre-record, and you can hear it below.