Highland entertainment correspondent (Scottish Provincial Press), Kyle Walker joins Jamie Macdonald for the final podcast of 2017 and shares some of his favourite tracks from the past 12 months.

Kyle also talks about the stories behind the artists and songs including 24 Hour Punks campaign to raise awareness and funds for AMMF; the UK’s only cholangiocarcinoma charity and Goodbye Blue Monday‘s focus on mental health.

If you like what you hear, please share and click on the artist links to find our more.  For further reading about the acts, Kyle has included some additional links below and links to the charities and organisations mentioned in the podcast.

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24 Hour PunksWhy We Fight
Raising money for AMMF: http://ammf.org.uk
Just Giving page for AMMF.

Josephine Sillars and the Manic Pixie Dreams – Problems with Power 
View the Netsounds live session here.

Out Lines – Our Beloved Dead
Interview about the project here.

Tragical History Tour – Old Words 
Track-by-track look at the Old Words EP here.

Greg Rekus and the Inside Job – Creedan Chords 
Interview here.

WHITE – Be the Unknown

Declan Welsh and the Decadent West – Nazi Boys 
Interview with Declan Welsh here.

Throwing Stuff – Father’s Day
Review of album ‘Fit, Fine and Well’.

Goodbye Blue Monday – Take Your Pills (https://goodbye-blue-monday-1.bandcamp.com)
Samaritans: www.samaritans.org

IDLES – Mother

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