Start Your Own Adventure

Words: Amina Antoniazzi “Incredibly frustrating but rewarding.” TechCuber Allan Lloyds tells us about the pleasures and sorrows of working in a start-up.   Behind the numerous short-term exhibitions, the various visual arts events and, last but definitely not least, the chaotic Fringe Festival, Summerhall ‘hides’ the unique story of TechCube — a four-storey, self-managed space …

A Conversation with Julian Goodare

Words: Alice Spasaro and Rachel Sharp Political historian Dr. Julian Goodare released his new book on the Early Modern witch-hunts last month. Buzz took a moment to catch up with Edinburgh University’s Reader in History to discuss his new book and all it might entail.     Aside from his works on Scottish agriculture and …

Hops and Drams

Words: Adam Harris Patrick Jones and Matt Johnson are the brains behind Pilot Beer, a local brewery, known for its hazy beers and thinking outside the box. Buzz visited the guys at their Leith-based brewery for a chat about all things Pilot.   Buzz: When did you guys first get started? Pat: We graduated from the …

Launch Party Success

With the Buzz launch party over now, it is only fair we thank you, our readers, for the continued support. Thank you to all the wonderful people who attended the launch party and helped make the evening a resounding success! If you attended, have a little flick through the gallery below and try and spot …

The Vinyl Countdown

Words: Jason O’Neill Is vinyl’s comeback just a fad or does its renewed presence represent a real revival? Buzz chats with Avalanche Records’ Kevin Buckle to assess which is closer to the truth.   Vinyl is currently experiencing a bit of a moment.  As music formats go, it’s craft beer, whilst the humble CD is …

A little more Buzz

If you still haven’t had quite enough Buzz, then don’t worry. From the 19th of May, the Buzz team are showcasing their fantastic work this year at the Edinburgh Napier University Merchiston campus, in the 2016 degree show!   If you are an industry professional and would like an invitation to the private event held …