Lewis Wade

Music Editor
Edinburgh-based writer and gigrat. Get in touch with any music-related thoughts and see your name in lights: lewis.wade@theweereview.com
39 articles


Much more than just "shoegaze" or "90s" legends, Slowdive are simply one of the best bands working in 2023

2 November 2023

The Pharcyde

The '90s hip-hop legends bring a nostalgic head-trip for their first ever show in Edinburgh

29 October 2023

Sofia Kourtesis


After a couple of excellent EPs, the kaleidoscopic star reaches a higher plane on her debut album

27 October 2023

Kristin Hersh

Throwing Muses frontwoman (and Cello Pete!) deliver a low-key, acoustic set that hits all the right notes

17 October 2023


The genre-shifting singer produces an immersive experience full of confidence

18 September 2023



Chicago band take their first tentative steps out of the post-punk box

7 September 2023

Matthew Herbert

The Horse brings the singular artist's conceptual prowess to life in a thrilling stage show

19 August 2023

Beach Fossils


Brooklyn dream-poppers take a slight turn into a shinier psych-pop mode, but there's still a solid shroud of hazy reverb

1 June 2023