When did you join DM and what is your role?

March 2023, journalist

What do you enjoy most about your role at DM?

I’ve enjoyed discovering new Scottish talents and going to a bunch of gigs.

What experience has been the highlight of being part of DM?

I’ve gained a new appreciation for Scottish music and found a great community and audience to communicate it to.

What do you do outside DM? 

I study Journalism at university

Favourite Scottish band?

Not a band, but Paolo Nutini is unbeatable.

Best venue in Scotland?

St. Lukes, or The Old Fruitmarket. Both underrated.

New upcoming band we must check out?

Soapbox. Fantastic Glasgow punk band whose talented is undeniable with insanely charismatic live performances.

Currently listening to?

The 1975

Next gig?

Primavera Sound in Madrid

If we spot you at the bar, what you having?

Rum and Cola

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