Gig Diary. thanks to Kevin Byrne, Juls Sampson, Gary Ivady and Kirsty Smith for taking photos/videos some of which are posted in the blog. Upstairs Downstairs I burst through the front door of the house exhausted after another day in the office. It was the end of a long week; now I had to jump […]Read More Gig Diary. 20th Anniversary gig at North Star, Falkirk 7th Nov 2015
Sitting down? drink in hand? Headphones on..head? Its the first half of our top 20! 20 Downer. Whapper Stormer 1995 Moody teenagers write heavy song; result? Downer. This guitar laden beast stalks near the end of Whapper Stromer waiting for the ear shattering guitar ring; it makes you flinch. Lyrically it’s not as charismatic as […]Read More 50 weird decibels songs as chosen by the band. part 4, 20-11
Welcome back dear reader! I hope you are so hyped that you tossed and turned as you failed to sleep; wondering what is the best Weird Decibels song voted by the band. Today we ease your suspense…as we countdown 30 to 21… Not long now! 30 Long Way Down. Firkin Outburst 1998 Guy jumps off […]Read More 50 weird decibels songs as chosen by the band. Part 3 30-21
Oxjam setlist 17/10/2015Read More Gig Diary. Oxjam takeover Stirling, Kilted Kangaroo, 17/10/2015
The countdown to our 20th anniversary gig at North Star is on. So the four of us got together and compiled a countdown of our favourite 50 songs that we have written and recorded. We start of with 50 to 41 keep an eye on the blog over the next few weeks as we reach […]Read More 50 Weird Decibels songs from 1995 -2015 as chosen by the band. part 1 50- 41
Its Who You Know the Video Our latest video for our brand new single ‘Its Who You Know’ is now on YouTube. This is how it happened. view the video here As we finished the writing of Weird Decibels 2 we had a look at our set and decided that we did not have enough […]Read More Making of ‘Its Who You Know’ video
Weird Decibels review of the year 2014 January The year started with a mixture of optimism and permission; we had started writing weird decibels 2 and it wasn’t really taking off so we had to find some inspiration from somewhere. We booked ourselves a wee lodge in Oakley for the end of the month. Before […]Read More Weird Decibels our 2014.
On the 6th of November 2014 we play Ivory Blacks in Glasgow. it will be the last gig we play in support of our last album Weird Decibels 1 before we retire that fine record to the retro corner. Our focus will then turn to Weird Decibels 2.0 (could we call it anything else?) We […]Read More The songs we played live from Weird Decibels 1
Glass People is track 10 from Whapper Stormer our first album. This is the Story of the Song. Glass People was written around 1994/5 inspired by the rock nightclub scene at Pennies. We went there every Saturday for a few years. it was a rainy night Rain was a […]Read More Story of the Song 1: Glass People.