Tag: Stornoway

Live | Stornoway @ New Theatre, Oxford

The idea of reviewing of Stornoway’s last gig of their farewell tour, in the town where they built their career strikes me as inappropriate. It’s like trying to review any sort of local, natural, beautiful, beloved phenomenon in Oxford. One…

Interview | Stornoway get ready to say goodbye

For Jon Ouin, one of his favourite things about being a member of Stornoway has been going out on tour. The Oxford band have been gigging since long before some of them were, strictly speaking, old enough to be in…

#587 Stornoway – We Are the Battery Human

While testing out speakers at a department store, I was introduced to ‘Zorbing’ by Stornoway. This introductory song led me to download all of Beachcombers Windowsill. Full circle, today’s song of the day is ‘We are the Battery Human’ by…

Review | Stornoway – Bonxie Unplucked EP

Having toured for much of the summer in support of their album Bonxie, released in April, Stornoway provide a matching bookend to close their travelling schedule by releasing a six-track acoustic companion piece shorn of the denser instrumentation and frequent…

News | Stornoway’s Origami Bird Competition

After recently announcing details surrounding their upcoming album, Bonxie, Stornoway have also launched an accompanying competition. The band are inviting fans and listeners to ‘get into the spirit’ of their new album just ahead of its release, by creating origami birds…

News | Stornoway: new video & album details released

Stornoway have released details of their forthcoming album, Bonxie, which takes it’s title from a nickname for the Great Skua – a large and rather unusual seabird. It is due to be released on April 13th through label Cooking Vinyl. Much of the…

Listen | For Folk’s Sake It’s Christmas 2013

It’s Chriiiiiiiistmaaaaaas! Crack open the mince pies, mull the wine, dig out your festive jumper and settle down with For Folk’s Sake It’s Christmas 2013. Our now traditional festive compilation is available to buy now from www.forfolkssake.bandcamp.com. You can get your…