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    Comedy: Snafu CLAN Fundraiser

    by  • January 12, 2010 • arts • 0 Comments

    Tuesday 12 January | Snafu | 7.30pm | £5/£4 Short notice (it’s tonight!), but this is for such a great cause… Snafu Comedy Club are holding a fundraiser for Aberdeen cancer charity CLAN with Glasgow-born Kier McAllister, Aussie Marcus Ryan and Aberdeen’s Andrew Learmonth all giving up their time and fees to put on...

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    Arts: Education, Damnation & (hopefully) Salvation

    by  • January 11, 2010 • arts • 1 Comment

    So, the day of the City Square Project public consultation launch is here… The good folks at Peacock and I Heart UTG ain’t taking it lying down however, check out the banners which appeared in the gardens this morning below! (Pic by Jaco Justice) There’s also new blog Compare The Square which does a...

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    Music: Incoming!

    by  • January 7, 2010 • music • 3 Comments

    Hello.  If we had such a thing as a Kiosque Stamp of Approval, then these shows coming your way in the near future would be getting it.  Whether they liked it or not… (All the band names click through to their myspaces etc) Sunday 17 January | The Tunnels Future of the Left, This...

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    2010: Don’t Let Them Make An Arts Of It

    by  • January 4, 2010 • arts • 1 Comment

    Is it you who welcomes us back, or the other way round?  Not sure.  Hope you all had a fantastic festive season anyway and are raring to go for 2010.  We are that’s for sure… First up, and something we’ve been banging on about for a while now, is the ‘believe-it-when-we see-it’ public consultation...

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    Music: Hogmanay

    by  • December 30, 2009 • music • 3 Comments

    Credit where it’s due, let’s have a big thumbs up for our endlessly self-flagellating, cost-cutting local council for not making us hit a freezing Castlegate in order to listen to Sandi ‘F***ing’ Thom. Well done.  As an aside, aspiring journalists should check out Miss Thom’s column in the Evening Express, the sound of Joseph...

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    by  • December 26, 2009 • music, site news • 0 Comments

    *Wipes Christmas cake crumbs off laptop* Hope you’re all having a great festive season so far, we’ll be back with some more previews in a couple of days time to take us into the New Year.  In the meantime, you’ve got until 5pm on Monday 28 December to enter our One Up Records competition. Oh,...

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    Music: Boxing Day Clubs

    by  • December 22, 2009 • music • 0 Comments

    With traditionally slim pickings on the gig front at the moment (there are a couple though, check the listings), the focus moves to the clubs, with Boxing Day in particular bringing the usual opportunities to shake off the inevitable food coma… Snafu welcomes Brighton techno/disco bod Cagedbaby (11pm/£6), who’s also been confirmed as a...

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