The boy with the Arab Strap

Interview with Aidan Moffatt

Originally published:

Assuming a number of different musical personas, Aidan Moffat is perhaps known best for his work with miserablist folk outfit Arab Strap. He has been a regular fixture on Glasgow’s indie scene since the 90s and was even immortalised in song by indie-pop luminaries Belle and Sebastian, whose iconic 1998 album ‘Boy with the Arab Strap’ paid homage to Moffat and his band. Beard in tow, he returns with the candidly entitled ‘Everything’s Getting Older’, a collaborative effort which sees him pair up with fellow Scot and alt-jazz hero Bill Wells for a Valentine’s Day inspired album of spoken word and delicate, multi-instrumentation. We caught up with the hirsute poet to get the lowdown on his hotly anticipated performance at Dazed Live

Read the rest of the interview HERE

Leave a Reply

Fill in your details below or click an icon to log in: Logo

You are commenting using your account. Log Out /  Change )

Google+ photo

You are commenting using your Google+ account. Log Out /  Change )

Twitter picture

You are commenting using your Twitter account. Log Out /  Change )

Facebook photo

You are commenting using your Facebook account. Log Out /  Change )

Connecting to %s