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Newly released single ‘Bonfire’ by Eve Maguire

Posted by on May 21st, 2015 No Comments
Newly released single 'Bonfire' by Eve Maguire                   Battery Park Records, the student run record label based in Mareel, is geared up for its third online release. Eve Maguire, a Shetland based singer-songwriter, has released her new track called “Bonfire” which is now available on Battery Park’s Bandcamp page for 80p at The… Read the rest...

Lau on Tour – Week One

Posted by on May 21st, 2015 No Comments
Lau on Tour - Week One First week of the Lau Springtime tour saw us heading off to the continent. We loaded up the van in Edinburgh and caught the Newcastle-Amsterdam ferry. Plenty to do on this boat with casino, restaurants, live band and a pop quiz. The lively sea made for some good dance floor antics but we contented ourselves… Read the rest...

Mareel Student Showcase 2015

Posted by on May 14th, 2015 No Comments
Mareel Student Showcase 2015 Photo by Liam Brannan With the academic year quickly coming to a close – Mareel’s students are set to host a live event in Mareel’s auditorium in an effort to showcase the progress they have made throughout the year. From EP releases to promotional video projects; Mareel’s music and video students have been hard at… Read the rest...

New Bonhoga Opening Times

Posted by on May 8th, 2015 No Comments
New Bonhoga Opening Times   We are pleased to announce the new High Season opening times for Bonhoga Gallery, Shop and Cafe. The gallery will now be open throughout the week including Mondays and late night opening Thursdays until 7.30pm.  We look forward to seeing you!… Read the rest...

New roles for Peterson & Ritch

Posted by on April 23rd, 2015 No Comments
New roles for Peterson & Ritch Shetland Arts is delighted to announce the appointment of Bryan Peterson as Head of Creative Opportunities and Jonathan Ritch as Head of Production.  The appointments come as part of the ongoing restructuring process within the organisation. Both Bryan and Jonathan are established figures within Shetland’s creative community, and have been firm friends since first meeting… Read the rest...