Tag Archives: Glasvegas

Glasvegas are Being Held Back by the Internet

James Allan, the lead singer with reverberant Scottish indie band Glasvegas, is a man on a mission. He wants to bring rock ‘n’ roll excitement back to the pop charts, and he thinks he has the band to do it.

Music Roundup: Glasvegas ‘Shine Like Stars’ Once Again

Glasvegas has experienced a helluva lot since issuing their critically-acclaimed eponymous debut nearly three years ago. The raucous set charted at No.

Music Roundup: Beady Eye Brings Us ‘Different Gear, Still Speeding’

Don’t look back in anger, Oasis fans. I know, when Noel Gallagher left the band in August 2009, that was pretty hard to take. But Liam Gallagher is still here, creating a proper rock ‘n’ roll ruckus with Beady Eye.

Music Roundup: The Return of British Sea Power

In the last decade, British Sea Power has consistently out-witted indie rock’s shifty soundscape with their own quirky guitar-twisted blend of literature, history, and pop culture’s best bits. No one else does it like they ...

Music Roundup: Coldplay Rejoin Brian Eno for ‘Concept’ Album

When Coldplay frontman Chris Martin visited BBC Radio 1 earlier this month, he revealed that the band’s long-awaited fifth LP could be their “last big shot”.

Glasvegas Frontman: Why Do Brits Sing In Fake American Accents?

In The Independent, Glasvegas lead singer James Allan, who has a thick Scottish accent, wonders why some British singers fake American accents: “I don’t think I could get away with singing those lyrics in another accent. I ...

Anglo For Your Ear: Glasvegas’ “Daddy’s Gone”

These folks hardly need me tooting their horn: they are one of the most hyped bands of 2008. Still, I love the big Phil Spector Wall of Sound force of “Daddy’s Gone.

Leona Lewis and Amy Winehouse Ruled 2007; Who Will Dominate The Great ’08?

Happy New Year, everyone! Hope everyone has recovered from their wild holiday shenanigans.