BRAM IS THE SCOTTISH SLAM CHAMPION 2015
On Thursday 26 February, Bram took the title of Scottish Slam Champion 2015 in a close-run competition at Edinburgh's Pleasance Theatre, in front of a capacity crowd. In the final round, he beat Katie Ailes and wildcard Joe With The Glasses to take this year's title. He will now go on to take part in the Coupe du Monde Grande Slam de Poesie in Paris this June. See his winning poem BURN and victory poem TOKYO GLITTERATI on YouTube.
NEW BLOG: ONLY THE DOPEST
A brand-new, music-heavy, text-light music blog. Read all about it here, and follow on Tumblr.
T3XTUR3'S BEST OF SOUNDCLOUD 2014
Bram's 2014 selections from the Black Lantern family, the Scottish hip-hop movement, and beyond. Featuring tracks by Gasp, Mackenzie, Loki, The Bug, Thom Yorke, Mica Levi, A Vengeance, Johnny Jewel, The Dubwitch Horror, Lorn, Ingen, Mogwai and more. Stream it here.
NEW TRACK: WHERE'S ALICE
A track that's been homeless for a while, too bleak for one EP or another, it became a lost transmission. New stuff coming soon... DOWNLOAD
INTERVIEW WITH ALES KOT FOR THE QUIETUS
Bram recently interviewed visionary comics creator Ales Kot for The Quietus. Kot is the author of Wild Children, Change, and Zero for Image Comics, and Secret Avengers and Winter Soldier for Marvel. He is also something of a shaman, and the natural inheritor of the psychedelic crown worn by Grant Morrison and Alan Moore. Read our interview here.
THE MEANING IS THERE IS NO MEANING
Bram is currently the featured performer over at Muse Pie Press. They are hosting a stream of a 20-minute set recorded at Edinburgh's CAESURA in 2013, featuring 7 spoken word poems.