Blameless Collective mural for Hidden Door, Edinburgh
Street Art

Blameless Collective mural for Hidden Door, Edinburgh

The dust has now settled after ‘Hidden Door‘, Edinburgh’s premier DIY arts and music festival, but we are left with a fantastic fiery large scale mural by Edinburgh artist collective, Blameless. Having made their name completing large murals for the Leith Late project, they sunk their teeth into the unique vaults of Edinburgh’s East Market … Continue reading

UKB Guest Mix #18 – Stefan Mint [UKB018]
Music / Stefan Mint (DJ) / UKB Guest Mixes

UKB Guest Mix #18 – Stefan Mint [UKB018]

UKB018 brings to your ears the sound of yet another solid Berlin based DJ and producer, Stefan Mint. His style is characterised by deep progressive sounds, playful melodies and synth-driven Deep/Tech House tracks that fit perfectly with the labels with which he is associated; DANTZE and Crossfrontier Audio. No stranger to the Berlin scene Stefan’s … Continue reading

From the East Side to the East End // Thierry Noir
Art / Exhibitions / Miscellaneous / Street Art

From the East Side to the East End // Thierry Noir

It’s astounding to think that an artist whose work has long been associated with the Berlin wall and has become an iconic worldwide symbol of the triumph and freedom, has somehow not exhibited work alone. Yet for Thierry Noir, this is unbelievably the case. The man behind those colourful characters that still line the East … Continue reading

Contour 1st Birthday Party and Genomic Visual Studio Opening
Contour (DJ) / Genomic Visuals Studios / Music

Contour 1st Birthday Party and Genomic Visual Studio Opening

Another guest post from James, this time he’s exploring the art and music community of Dundee with party starters ‘Contour’ and their visual partners ‘Genomic Visuals’.  Friday the 14th of February was a big night for the art school community in Dundee, even after the Thursday’s Nasty Nights fundraiser for the 4th year Fine Art students. It … Continue reading

UKB Guest Mix #17 – Twisted [UKB017]
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UKB Guest Mix #17 – Twisted [UKB017]

We’re going back to Germany for the 17th UKB podcast, and enlisting the sounds of Twisted for a 2 part mix, starting with dubstep and taking off with some DnB. Twisted is a member of international dubstep collective Dutty Dubz, and has released work on N-Type‘s Wheel & Deal Records, as well as a number of others, demonstrating … Continue reading

O.Two – Phosphene Smoke // Gamma Transport Division
Art / Exhibitions / O.Two

O.Two – Phosphene Smoke // Gamma Transport Division

This weekend I dropped by Edinburgh’s Gamma Transport Division to check out the latest show from O.Two aka James Carey, Phosphene Smoke. Keeping in with the surroundings at GTD, O.Two exhibited his abstract typographic work on the frame of a classic Campagnola frame, as well as on canvas and the walls of the cafe, bicycle shop … Continue reading