Geisha Today, Gangster Tomorrow: Cultural Appropriation in the Music Industry

The phrase Cultural Appropriation is being thrown around a lot at the moment. From Gigi Hadid wearing a hijab for the first ever cover of Vogue Arabia, to girls wearing Indian Headdress at music festivals. The music industry especially is notorious for musicians selectively borrowing from other cultures and utilising those characteristics for their own … More Geisha Today, Gangster Tomorrow: Cultural Appropriation in the Music Industry

‘I reckon the Tudors would have had some mental tunes’: Scott Mills & Chris Stark Interview

DJs Scott Mills and Chris Stark gaveve G-You an exclusive interview before their Glasgow University Union Freshers week set. G-You: Hi guys. So, what inspired you to become a DJ in the first place? Scott Mills: I wanted to be a radio presenter since I can actually remember, so maybe eight or seven? When I … More ‘I reckon the Tudors would have had some mental tunes’: Scott Mills & Chris Stark Interview

‘We wanted to be Kings of Leon when we started out’: Model Aeroplanes Interview

We landed an interview with up and coming Dundee band Model Aeroplanes to talk about how they are soaring to new levels, and their own thoughts on Glasgow University. G-You: You guys are signed by Island Records. How does it feel to be signed by a record company that signed names such as Amy Winehouse and Bob … More ‘We wanted to be Kings of Leon when we started out’: Model Aeroplanes Interview

Obsess-a-Taylor

Aisling Holling When I heard that Taylor Swift was removing her music from Spotify my reaction was, “Pah, well everyone is just going to stop listening to her then. Good luck Taylor!” From that moment on she has successfully made me eat my words and I have gone from a Taylor hater to a full … More Obsess-a-Taylor