Buzz Does Glasgow

  Words: Rachel Aitken It’s here. It happened. After a term filled with a cajoling and badgering, Buzz digital editor Rachel finally got the team to take a wee trip over to the land of traffic cone headwear and buildings shaped like armadillos: Glasgow. The Buzz team followed her round the best bars of Glasgow, …

Hidden Door Festival – ‘Electric City’

Words: Caoilfhionn Maguire Hidden Door transforms Edinburgh’s derelict street light depot into a week long artistic hub brimming with new talent and creativity.   Edinburgh has long been over-shadowed by Glasgow whose explorative and all-embracing arts and music scene is legendary; that is until the annual Hidden Door festival was born, opening up parts of …

Get your game on

Words: Rachel Aitken Scotland has a small but growing gaming industry, and it is the indie developers who are bringing the Scottish games industry to international attention.   To celebrate the games coming from Scotland, Buzz has identified some of our favourites that we think you should go out and play. (Although there is also …

Start-up Your Mind

  Words and image: Amina Antoniazzi Following in the steps of the best creative Scottish minds from the golden age of inventions, Buzz takes a look at the work of their ideal successors, the local start-uppers.   The small in size but resourceful Scottish population has a well-known history of pioneering inventors and gave birth …

The Sweet Life

Words: Rachel Sharp Lickety Splits is an independent retro sweet shop/art gallery at 6 Jeffrey Street just off the Royal Mile. Naomi Hare, artist and sweet connoisseur co-runs the shop, and took some time out of an already jam-packed day to talk sweets with Buzz.   If the flamingo wallpaper, disco balls and displays of …

Buzz @ London Book Fair

The Buzz team had a blast this week as they travelled down to London for one of the biggest book fairs in the world to show off our magazine and explore the wonderful publishing industry.   London Book Fair is a hub for the latest and greatest work in the publishing industry. The Buzz team …