Tag Archives: The Plimptons

THE PLIMPTONS ….. the end!

THE PLIMPTONS are (or were, if you’re reading this after 10:15pm on the evening of Saturday 30th March 2013) a punk band of sorts from Glasgow … well, Motherwell more precisely. I say ‘of sorts’ because although ostensibly that’s what … Continue reading

Posted in Punk Albums | Tagged , , , , , | Leave a comment

THE PLIMPTONS are dead ……free EP to celebrate(?!)

… well, not quite – but they will be killed off on the evening of Saturday 30th March. Yup – about thirteen years after being (some would ‘rashly’) allowed the freedom of Glasgow’s music venues, THE PLIMPTONS, Glasgow / Motherwell … Continue reading

Posted in Punk Albums | Tagged , , , , , , | Leave a comment

CHRISTMAS PIMPING.

This mental Christmas track comes courtesy of Glasgow bands Colonel Mustard & The Dijon 5; The Plimptons, and The Girobabies. It’s fun, catchy, full of West of Scotland dry humour …… and has been released as a ‘charity single’ with the … Continue reading

Posted in Festive | Tagged , , , , , | Leave a comment

GUMS: ‘New Year.’

The Glasgow music scene can be very incestuous at times. Take The Plimptons for example. I get confused with the number of ‘side-projects’ that have spawned from the creative juices of the city’s favourite punk mentalists. But I do know … Continue reading

Posted in Festive | Tagged , , , , | Leave a comment

COLIN’S GODSON: ‘Colin’s Godson In Time.’

The last time we ‘met’ with COLIN’S GODSON, they were travelling ‘In Space’ on a (successful) mission to destroy Thatcher’s Brain. (I won’t even bother trying to explain … follow this link if you want to pick up the story … Continue reading

Posted in Pop / Other Albums | Tagged , , , , , , | Leave a comment

THE LITTLEST ALBUM: Various Artists

You learn to expect the unexpected whenever Glasgow punks, THE PLIMPTONS or even just any of their constituent parts are involved. Which is why I was not in the least bit surprised to read about a forthcoming 7″ vinyl ALBUM, … Continue reading

Posted in Unclassified | Tagged , , , , , , , , , , , , , | Leave a comment