The Marcia Blaine School For Girls, Glasgow's mysterious trio, throwing up smoke screens whenever anyone finds out too much, leaving a wake of rich and varied releases in their trail, from minimal drones through distorted hip-hop and detroit influenced techno.
Steve Mason is something of an enigma. You know him as the frontman of the most original band to come out of Scotland in recent times – we just ain’t allowed to repeat it. Black Affair is his new electro pop fashion outfit. It’s tightly bound with digital lust, black gloves and sexual undertows.
Erstlaub is the misanthropic doom-laden creation of Dave Fyans of Perth, Scotland. Working primarily in the field of brooding drones and gently abrasive textures, he draws on his inspiration from both man made and natural sounds from real life and deconstructs and rebuilds them in his own stark vision by means of modular synthesis.