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29 January 2018January podcast now online

Have a listen to our second monthly podcast, 'January Blues'

In this edition we have the Bigsy Whalps in the studio, we look back over the festive period - including interviews with Acoustic Mother and Rum Ham, we discuss the music scene in Orkney, and we hear about 'Making Noise for Suicide' - A gig being put on in The Neuk to create awareness about mental health issues in the Isles.



18 January 2018Orkney Live Wire AGM

The Orkney Live Wire AGM will take place in the Orkney Club, Harbour Street, Kirkwall at 8pm on Friday 2nd February.

21 December 20172017 Festive Gig List

Once again Claire has done us proud and compiled the annual festive music frenzy into a coherent schedule.

It's a moving target, and this is version 4, fresh on the 19th December. Updates are that the Bigsy Whalps are now joining the Boxing Day Bash in the Sands with Constant Party, and that tonight's Acoustic Mother gig in The Torv is off. Also on the 27th, the Dirty Rotters and Usual Suspects will be in The Ola from 9pm.


21 December 2017Orkney Live Wire presents... our first podcast!

Hello, and welcome to the first ever Orkney Live Wire podcast! In this edition, we have interviews with Wayward, Drones, and bass guitar player Ross Kennedy, we also have tracks from Rum Ham and the Bigsy Whalps, and we discuss what we're looking forward to seeing over the Christmas festivities in Orkney.


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