album review: pedro the lion – phoenix;

This review originally appeared on The Arts Desk. It’s hard to see the first album under the Pedro the Lion name in 15 years as anything other…

theatre review: glasgow girls, king’s theatre, glasgow;

The most surprising thing about Glasgow Girls isn’t the way in which it juxtaposes the horrors of dawn raids and child detention in the UK…

fybs #1: how to look after yourself;

The first episode of my new podcast, From Your Big Sister, is now live! This short introductory episode is just me solo, sharing what you…

live review: taylor swift’s reputation stadium tour;

This review originally appeared on The Arts Desk back in June (you may remember Taylor herself had something to say about it) and I’m choosing…

a love letter to high street music shops;

We’re in the car to Dumfries. It’s the day after the day after Christmas, and the day before HMV announces it has called in the…

2019: the year of living intentionally;

So, what do you want to be when you grow up? The thing that sets Last Year’s Girl apart from any and all other creative…

in the spirit with edinburgh’s christmas;

I was always strictly a not-until-1st-December kind of girl. But this year, something seems to have come over me. Something… almost magical. I mean, sure,…