The Sessions Collective – Blog

  • Record Fair

    Record Fair

    We’re planning to run the Record Fair quarterly this year. “Four for Twenty Four” Record Fair with Eclectic Vinyl where you can Buy, Sell or Swap, Vinyl Records with established record collectors. Eclectic Vinyl Record Fair – Saturday 2nd March from 13h00 Naturally, we’ll have the usual Vinyl Sessions Sound System set up, so there…

  • Dalgety Bay Folk Club

    Dalgety Bay Folk Club

    As a Collective ‘We support all Live Music’, and the Dalgety Bay Folk Club has also been kind enough to share our events with their members, so we’ll add a page here with links to their events too.

  • Week in Sound

    Week in Sound

    Alan Richmond writes an excellent music blog here at the Week in Sound based on a simple concept of Six Tracks. One Week. It’s out every Friday and well worth a read …

  • The Intercostal Quartet

    The Intercostal Quartet

    The Sessions Collective, whose passion for all things music, has seen them introduce the ever-growing monthly Vinyl Sessions in Aberdour, have now opened a new platform for live original contemporary music. Think chilled Sunday afternoon music, accompanied by great food and drinks. The first performance was The Intercostal Quartet on Sunday 3rd September 2023. With…

  • Sunday Sessions

    Sunday Sessions

    Rumour has it … there’s something new in the works! Keep an eye on this blog, and @live__sessions on X (the platform formerly known as Twitter). Also on Instagram at thesessionscollective It will be “funkier than a mosquitoes tweeter”.

  • Three’s Company

    Three’s Company

    When we first started #thevinylsessions we had no idea whether it would work, but judging by tonight’s company, there is definitely something in getting together to share music. Live music will always be our first love, but even once pressed onto polyvinylchloride, the passion that went into the rehearsal, recording and publishing still shines through.…

  • Take Two

    Take Two

    The Vinyl Sessions is going from strength to strength on the first Thursday of every month at ‘Forries’ in Aberdour, on the Fife Riviera, in Bonnie Scotland! At one point, looking around the room, every table had a selection of vinyl out, and were chatting about what they had brought along. Sadly, we couldn’t play…

  • Track One

    Track One

    Oh, What a Night! The Vinyl Sessions took off on Thursday 1st June at Forester’s Arms, Aberdour. We had six new Selectors and an eclectic mix of tracks. Remember, its the First Thursday of every month, so do join us. Bring along some records, or just come along to join in the fun from 7pm.

  • Thorne Records

    Thorne Records

    Well! What would a record club and vinyl blog be without a good dealer? May we recommend … Thorne Records. Great selection and personal service from Mark Thorne. We’ll be back! And you should too! Thorne Records 125 Bruntsfield Place, Edinburgh, EH10 4EQ

  • Upcoming Gigs

    Upcoming Gigs

    If you’re a live original band, and would like to perform at one of our gigs, drop us a line to say We’re looking for up and coming talented musicians to perform at a range of venues, and would love to hear your tunes. The Vinyl Sessions is more than just a record club.…

  • Put the needle on the record …

    Put the needle on the record …

    … when the drum beat goes like this: We do encourage you to bring vinyl along to our gigs, and you can rest assured it is all played with extreme care. You can even roll up your sleeves behind the decks yourself. The Vinyl Sessions concept is still fluid and in its embryonic stages. We’re…

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