Glasgow band Travis have been honoured for their contribution to Scottish music at the SSE Scottish Music Awards.
Red Bull Records, the label arm of the global drinks brand, has entered into a global distribution deal with Sony Music.
We caught up with the Scottish alt-rockers at the AIM Awards to find out how life in the fast lane is treating them...
Formed in 2007 in Glasgow, and infusing their music with their Scottish heritage, Twin Atlantic released their mini-album, Vivarium, in 2009 to great acclaim and have just released their full debut, Free.
Scottish rockers Twin Atlantic release their debut album Free after a whirlwind three years touring the world with Blink-182, My Chemical Romance and The Gaslight Anthem. They recorded it with acclaimed British producer Gil Norton, who has worked with the likes of Pixes and Foo Fighters.
Today there are more opportunities than ever to showcase your music internationally. A myriad of different events such as The Great Escape, Popkomm, Womex, Transmusicales, Eurosonic, GoNorth and CMJ bring A&R, live agents, promoters, bloggers, broadcasters and journalists together in one place, to feast their eyes and ears on the finest new music on the planet. There is however a behemoth that straddles the globe and eclipses them all – South by South West (SXSW).