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Donnie Munro

Scots Voice with Donnie Munro

For a while now, City Life have been planning a ‘Scots Voice’ section in the magazine to showcase some of the inspirational Scottish...

Dundee Celt Fest

Dundee Celt Fest 2015

“Dundee has contributed greatly over the years to celtic rock and folk music, it was only a matter of time before a Celtic folk-rock...

Sir Jimmy Shand

Arts Review – ‘The Jimmy Shand Collection’

The name Jimmy Shand is world renowned, especially in Canada, America, Australia and New Zealand, where the Scots diaspora, still to this...

Dundee Oktoberfest 2015

A taste of the Bavarian Oktoberfest, the largest beer festival in the world, is coming to Dundee’s City Square this November. A flavour...

Coast 's lead guitarist, Andy Murray

‘Dancing with Satellites’ by Coast

A harmonious call of “Oh can you hear me?!” sounds from the title song on Coast’s newest 4-track EP, and yes, City Life can hear you...

Stuart McHardy

Book Life with Stuart McHardy

Brought up in Dundee’s Kirkton council estate, and now based in Edinburgh lecturing Scottish history, folklore and literature for the...

Glasgow Cathedral

A Wee Dander to Mother Glasgow

“In the second city of the empire, Mother Glasgow nurses all her weans.” So true, the late Michael Marra was. Glasgow nurses...

Autumn Life 2015

“The lazy mist hangs from the brow of the hill, Concealing the course of the dark-winding rill; How languid the scenes, late so...

Traditional Irish Stew with Mutton and Stout

Traditional Irish Stew with Mutton and Stout

Nothing is better than a good old Irish stew to warm you up on a cauld Scots autumn day. Traditionally made with mutton, but more often...

Stay Safe and Have Fun this Bonfire Night

Autumn has got its feet well and truly under the table. The weather is cold, the leaves are colourful, and Bonfire Night is nearly here. It...