Former The Undertones frontman Feargal Sharkey is to receive a Queen’s birthday honour for services to music.
Hundreds of north-east music fans, young and not-so-young are preparing to descend upon Scone this weekend as the 2017 Rewind 80's festival begins on Friday.
Billy Doherty is 58-and-a-half years old but going on 21.
Even now, four decades later, there's something about Teenage Kicks by The Undertones, which stirs the blood and induces a frisson of excitement.
Over the past decade, despite its remote location, size and time of year, the fantastic Loopallu music festival has brought the likes of Paolo Nutini, Mumford & Sons, Franz Ferdinand, Jake Bugg, The Undertones, Alabama 3, The Buzzcocks, Newton Faulkner and Twin Atlantic to the Highlands.
Celebrating 10 years of the Best Fest in the West with organiser Rob Hicks and Susan Welsh
The Loopallu music festival in Ullapool has sold out for its 10th birthday - without a single act being announced.