Rachel is studying Journalism and Creative Writing at Strathclyde Uni, while juggling all the writing she can muster time for.

REVIEW – Bastille – VS (Other People’s Heartache, Pt III)

Collaborations can be make-or-break for artists. Some duets can leave you wanting to wash out your ears (Robbie Williams and Nicole Kidman, anyone?). Yet some feel like someone has opened a new door in your life to fantastic music and you want that collaboration just to become a band in its own right. A band […]

REVIEW: The 1975 – Barrowlands, Glasgow

The 1975 Support: Y.O.U., Circa Waves Barrowlands, Glasgow, 24/9/14 Entering the Barrowlands on a breezy Wednesday night couldn’t have been any more tense. With metal detectors and strict limits on cameras, you would think you were entering a top secret military base, not one of the most renowned venues in Glasgow. Yet I guess the […]

Kenny Boyle: Centre Stage

It’s easy to forget in a celebrity-mad world that there are amazing people who are still up and coming on the acting scene – and set to make a huge impression. Kenny Boyle, co-founder of the Sonic Boom Theatre Company, is one of Scotland’s rising stars. Having set up a theatre company fresh out of […]