Life with: Spirit of Glasgow Award winner, Susie McCabe

Rosie Morton chats with comedian and ‘Spirit of Glasgow Award’ winner about her childhood, career and her best ever heckle. Why is it that so many comedy greats come from Glasgow? I have this theory. You have your working class, your heavy industry and your Irish immigration, and you get really good art from that.…

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Popular comedy club set to open in Scotland

One of the UK’s most esteemed comedy clubs is set to launch in Scotland. On Saturday, 6 October, Just the Tonic Comedy Club is coming to Edinburgh. Boasting the finest names on the circuit, a top-notch line-up is always guaranteed. From the cream of the comedy crop, look out for acts like Tom Stade, David Kay…

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Review: The Blogger Who Came in from the Cold

In his third novel, Gordon Lawrie blends internet culture with comedy and a touch of modern spy fiction in The Blogger Who Came in from the Cold. The story is narrated by Danny Marwick, an Edinburgh-based unsuccessful musician turned successful blogger for hire. As he navigates this new territory, he is commissioned to write holiday…

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